The Dark Monk
A Hangman's Daughter TaleBook - 2012
Winter 1648, a small village in the Alps: a town priest discovers he's been poisoned. Before he dies, he scratches a sign in the frost that will lead the town hangman, his daughter, and the town physician in pursuit of a treasure of the Knights Templar. Hot on their trail is the priest's murderer, a mysterious dark monk, as well as a band of thieves. The exciting sequel to The Hangman's Daughter, featuring Jakob Kuisl, the compassionate hangman.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Mariner Books, 2012.
Edition: 1st Mariner Books ed.
Characteristics: xvii, 463 p. ;,21 cm.