By Maureen Ash
Publication 2 within the Templar Knight secret series.
After 8 years of captivity within the Holy Land, Templar Bascot de Marins escapes with accidents to his physique and soul. Now on a sojourn at Lincoln citadel, he's often referred to as upon to uphold the need of God and legislation of man...
Late within the autumn of 1200 A.D., the townspeople of Lincoln are getting ready to host the 1st assembly among the king of Scotland and King John. Days sooner than their arrival, a squire's physique is located putting from a tree deep within the wooded area, and the castellan of Lincoln fortress entrusts Bascot with the duty of discovering the killer.
When outlaws kidnap his relied on servant, Gianni, Bascot is shocked by means of his personal familial emotions for the boy. regardless of the unsolved crime and very likely murderous rumors, not anything turns into extra very important to Bascot than Gianni's secure go back. may perhaps those misdeeds be associated by way of chance...or through crafty?
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