A Bess Ellyott Mystery
Book 2: A Fall of Shadows
The brutal murder of a traveling player outside Bess's village reveals a viper's nest of resentment, fear--and the specter of black magic.
Book 1: Searcher of the Dead
Traitorous schemes entangle herbalist Bess Ellyott and Constable Kit Harwoode in murder...and a possible plot to overthrow Queen Elizabeth I.
"Skillful storytelling...a standout historical mystery."
~ Publisher's Weekly-- Starred review, 'A Fall of Shadows'
Also by Nancy Herriman:
"An extremely satisfying read...highly recommended!"
~ Historical Novel Society—Editor's Choice, 'Searcher of the Dead'
"This is the book Agatha Christie would have written if she had worn a farthingale."
~ Deanna Raybourn, NYT bestselling author on Searcher of the Dead