By Margaret Frazer
A pageant OF MURDER...
In the early summer season of 1438, Joliffe and his fellow avid gamers have arrived in Coventry for the theatrical pageant of Corpus Christi Day. hired by way of one of many city's wealthy and robust service provider guilds, they plan to provide of the numerous performs on the way to extravagantly depict all of God's tale in a parade of pomp and pageantry.
But while they arrange to accomplish the Nativity, Joliffe can be known as directly to play a sensible guy off the level besides. while the service provider grasp Kydwa is going lacking and is presumed useless, the crafty Bishop Beaufort calls on Joliffe's talents as a undercover agent to discover the mysteries of Coventry's elite. As suspicion falls on his personal partners, Joliffe is drawn into the devilish machinations of a mystery sect of heretics bent on destroying the Church. The gamers might be compelled to give the harrowing of Hell, yet will Joliffe have the capacity to resolve a confession of corruption sooner than Coventry's darkish enigmas unharness a medieval bloodbath of the innocents?
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