By Ellis Peters
This e-book is recorded on 6 cassettes for 8.75 hours of listening excitement. it is a library version. Meriet Aspley entered the Shrewsbury monastery within the autumn of 1140 with a dedication and resolution a ways past his nineteen years. regardless of the scowling father who left him on the gates with a curt and funky farewell, Merier remained underterred from his function. donning his vow of humility as incongruously as his new behavior, the younger novitiate utilized himself to successful the approval of the Brothers who could make him one in every of their very own. however the Brothers are uneasy approximately their new recruit, who retains himself aside and looks secretive and overeager to delight. while the lad's nighmares pierce throughout the monastery's expedient peace, there are murmurings of his alliance with demonic forces, incomes him the nickname, Devil's beginner. If it was once now not the reminiscence of sin, Cadfael surmised, what terrible disease persevered to go to itself upon one so younger and blameless, forcing him to scream out his darkish anquish at midnight
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