If you have a few nights free, I think it's worth picking up.
The locale and historical characters fit well into the plot/storyline and made a rather typical murder mystery more interesting.
The author is a little wordy, and many sections through the middle of the book seemed to drag on for no reason.
This book was on the list for the book club at my local Irish cultural museum. I looked at the description of what it was about and figured I would give it a shot. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Krystle Bertoncin
I purchased this book with high hopes and expectations, only to be disappointed. If, like me, you tend to roll your eyes at descriptions of handsome but irritating men who... Read morePublished 2 months ago by arctic-wolfie
The book and story are fine. the book was damaged in shipping. Poorly packaged and mangled.Published 2 months ago by James L. Fling
Due to a different review I downloaded the sample. This is not a boring story,nor it it bogged down in scholarly language. It's a fast paced mystery with fascinating characters. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Kindle Customer
My first Sr. Fidelma mystery, but certainly not my last. Well written and interesting.Published 2 months ago by Margaret K. Price
I think I'm generous when I give it three stars. Maybe the plot is OK, but I thought the character descriptions were very monotonous. They sometimes even seemed anachronistic. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Roar Ljoekjell
I have to say, this book is a real find. Set in the 7th Century and dealing with the importance of Irish culture, among other topics, Absolution By Murder portrayed an era of time... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Laura E.
Excellent start to this series. Wonderful setting in a time period rarely found in fiction, England in the 7th century. Good characters, plot, and dialogue. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Sandra Kral