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Traitors Codex Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #12 Summary Û eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Jeri Westerson ☆ 8 Read review Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Jeri Westerson Ncient leather bound book written in an unrecognizable language Accompanied by his apprentice Jack Tucker Crispin takes the unknown codex to a hidden rabbi where they make a shocking discovery it is the Gospel of Judas from the Holy Land and its contents challenge the very doctrine of Christianity. Doppelg ngers In Jeri Westerson s Traitor s Codex Crispin Guest 12 the protagonist Crispin Guest comes upon Crispin Guest while walking 1394 London with his apprentice Jack Tucker Earlier Crispin had been enjoying an ale in his favorite tavern The Boar s Tusk when a covered bundle is placed on his table while he hears You ll know what to do Being a curious person Crispin unwraps the bundle and sees an ancient leather bound book written in an unrecognizable language Imagine Crispin saying to himself Here we go again Crispin returns home to discuss this book with Jack and as he opens the door he sees Jack and his family involved in feeding their two children while Isabel awaits their next child In this 12th book of these noir medieval mysteries the author includes characters from previous mysteries such as John of Gaunt son of Edward III and former mentor of Crispin his mistress Lady Katherine Swynford Bishop Becke Philippa Walecote Crispin s true lady love and her son and King Richard II That is fun At least it is for this reader Even a visit from a living saint Julien of Norwich and all in two days It has been 17 years since Crispin was declared a traitor stripped of his knighthood and his wealth and thrown out onto London s streets with just the clothes he was wearing but Crispin never lost his belief in his honorHe became known as The Tracker as he found things all religious objects in some way The author in this book has Crispin mending fences and feeling better about himself I like that plus this mystery had excitement twists and turns on every page I believe Crispin is even confused I feel an end coming to this series but until it does I will enjoy reading about Crispin Guest disgraced knight but now the well known Tracker of London 5 stars

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Traitors Codex Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #12 Summary Û eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Jeri Westerson ☆ 8 Read review Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Jeri Westerson ItselfCrispin is soon drawn into a deadly maze involving murder living saints and lethal henchmen Why was he given the blasphemous book and what should he do with it A series of horrific events confirm his fears that there are powerful men who want it and who will stop at nothing to see it destroye. This book has received a Discovering Diamonds ReviewHelen Hollickfounder DDRevsThroughout this novel themes of loyalty oaths taken and re evaluating what we thought we knew take the lead Crispin and Jack both are forced to closely analyze the things they had always taken for well gospel truth

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Traitors Codex Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #12 Summary Û eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Jeri Westerson ☆ 8 Read review Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Jeri Westerson An ancient and mysterious book leads Crispin Guest into a deadly maze in this latest medieval noir mystery Crispin Guest Tracker of London is enjoying his ale in the Boar's Tusk tavern until a stranger leaves a mysterious wrapped bundle on his table telling him You'll know what to do Inside is an a. First Sentence Crispin Guest eyed the room Rather than being hired to find a missing person or item as he usually is Tracker of London Crispin Guest is given a package and told he ll know what to do with it Inside is an ancient book written in a language he s never seen but learns is Coptic It is an unpublished book of the Bible which could challenge the very doctrine of Christian faith The danger of possessing this book becomes real when people to whom Guest shows it are murdered Someone very much wants the book and all who know of it destroyed It is always a pleasure to start a new Crispin novel Westerson excels at acuainting one with the characters setting the scene and drawing one immediately into the story She creates a wonderful sense of place providing information and bits of history along the way as well as establishing the mystery almost from the start She creates a sense of normalcy and timelessness that supersedes the period Part of the joy of reading historical novels is in the things one learns and there are numerous who knew moments included Special touches are the Glossary provided at the beginning and the Afterword at the end One small criticism is that while the dialogue provides the feel of the period there are times it seems to try too hard and ends up being awkward No matter what else it s the characters who draw one into the book and repeatedly back to the series Crispin is a character who has grown and dare one say mellowed over the years while still being someone on whom one can always depend The meetings with those Crispin loved and was loyal to in the past are real and touching particularly that with King Richard II Jack his bagman if one will has undergone the most change aging growing maturing while being ever loyal and dedicated The changes in his circumstances through the series have added dimension to all the characters and the stories Westerson makes one think You cannot stomp on an idea Excellency Once the idea is out in the world it is like the bee that flits from flower to flower It cannot be stopped Ideas are what keep mankind from stagnating in a rotten pool It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world Some of those insights are particularly relevant today Character Character does not only belong to those with breeding my lord Good character is conferred on the lowliest of peasants God grants certain men and women this character and no trial of Job will see them change their minds on it Traitor s Codex is a very good book There is much about the plot which can t be said without giving things away While there are several threads each holds its own and our attention without ever becoming confusing yet come together in a strong clothTRAITOR S CODEX HistMys Crispin Guest England 1394 VG Westerson Jeri Severn House June 2019

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  • Traitors Codex Crispin Guest Medieval Noir #12
  • Jeri Westerson
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  • 06 February 2019
  • 9780727888754