Shardlake: Heartstone

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Product Number: MPCD3672
Released: 23 Jul, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781787534896
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Summer, 1545, and England is preparing for war. Facing imminent invasion by the French fleet, King Henry VIII has mustered a huge army at Portsmouth. Though no soldier, Matthew Shardlake also finds himself dispatched there on a case. Shardlake also has another, more personal mission – to discover the truth about Ellen Fettiplace, a young woman he has befriended in Bedlam. She refuses to speak about the traumatic events that led to her incarceration almost twenty years ago, and Shardlake believes her family may hold the answers. As he and his assistant Jack Barak pursue their investigations, they uncover secrets, lies and sinister crimes. Events come to their dramatic climax on board the King’s most famous warship: the Mary Rose...

Author(s): C.J. Sansom
Series: Shardlake Series No:5
Imprint: BBC Audiobooks
Original Publish Date: 23 Jul, 2018

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Author(s): C.J. Sansom
Product Number CX4720
Released: 23 Jul, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781787533967

Professional reviews

"An enthralling BBC Radio 4 full-cast adaptation of the fifth novel in C. J. Sansom’s bestselling Tudor crime series, featuring lawyer-detective Matthew Shardlake. Justin Salinger stars as Shardlake, with Bryan Dick as Barak, in this heart-stopping penultimate instalment of the ‘Shardlake’ series."

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