A lavish, romping, corpse-filled medieval mystery featuring King Henry II's anatomist - the 'Mistress of the Art of Death'
Ariana Franklin was born in Devon and at twenty became the youngest reporter then on Fleet Street. She is the author of the critically acclaimed Mistress of the Art of Death, The Death Maze and Relics of the Dead, all featuring anatomist Adelia Aguilar.
"Franklin is one of the very best creators of medieval whodunits writing today" Guardian "I'd like to crown Ariana Franklin Queen of the Historical Mystery!" TESS GERRITSEN "A riveting and suspenseful story... this series is one I am already planning to start again from the beginning" Historical Novels Review