Book Review - The Bishop must Die

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thebishop must dieBook title: The Bishop must Die
Author: Michael Jecks
Publisher: Headline

England in the 14th century... King Edward II is in a domestic despute with his Queen over her adulterous relationship with Mortimer. The Queen has decamped to France and is refusing to allow the Heir to the throne, Duke Edward, to return to England.

The French are set to invade England and the realm of King Edward II is in mortal peril. Sir Baldwin de Furnshill, keeper of the King's peace is summoned along with the Knights of the Realm to protect the King at all costs.

The early 1320s are brought to life in this fascinating book. Medieval life and the corruption of the church are combined to make a fascinating read.

Keep your eye out for this book.