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Title:
Quiet as a nun
Author:
Fraser, Antonia Pakenham, Lady, 1932-
Publication Information:
New York : Viking Press, 1977.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780670585564
Format :
Book

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When a murder takes place in a secluded tower at Blessed Eleanor's Convent in Sussex and the victim is an old school friend, Britain's most popular TV reporter Jemima Shore finds herself in the middle of a disturbing puzzle. The dead woman, a nun, was to inherit one of the largest fortunes in Britain.Jemima walks into the eye of a worldly storm of fear -- and the more she learns, the clearer it becomes that more lives, including her own, are being threatened. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.


Author Notes

Antonia Fraser is the author of numerous internationally bestselling biographies, including "The Six Wives of Henry VIII" and "Cromwell: Our Chief of Men".

(Publisher Provided) Since 1969, Antonia Fraser has written many acclaimed historical works that have been international bestsellers, and is the recipient of numerous literary awards, including the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, the Wolfson Award for History, and the 2000 Norton Medicott Medal of the Historical Association.

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