summary » Tombland (The Shardlake series)

download Tombland (The Shardlake series)

Ing s death Matthew Shardlake has been working as a lawyer in the service of Henry s younger daughter the Lady Elizabeth The gruesome murder of Edith Boleyn the wife of John Boleyn a distant Norfolk relation of Elizabeth s mother which could have political implications for Elizabeth brings Shardlake and his assistant Nicholas Overton to the summer assizes at Norwich There they are reunited with Shardlake s former assistant Jack Barak The three find layers of mystery and danger surrounding Edith s death as a second murder is committedAnd then East Anglia explodes as peasant rebellion breaks out.

free read ¿ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ C J Sansom

Tombland (The Shardlake series)

Tombland is the seventh novel in C J Sansom s number one bestselling Shardlake seriesSummer Two years after the death of Henry VIII England is sliding into chaosThe nominal king Edward VI is eleven years old His uncle Edward Seymour Duke of Somerset rules as Protector The extirpation of the old religion by radical Protestants is stirring discontent among the populace while the Protector s prolonged war with Scotland is proving a disastrous failure and threatens to involve France Worst of all the economy is in collapse inflation rages and rebellion is stirring among the peasantrySince the old K.

C J Sansom ☆ 8 characters

Across the country The yeoman Robert Kett leads a force of thousands in overthrowing the landlords and establishing a vast camp outside Norwich Soon the rebels have taken over the city England s second largestBarak throws in his lot with the rebels Nicholas opposed to them becomes a prisoner in Norwich Castle while Shardlake has to decide where his ultimate loyalties lie as government forces in London prepare to march north and destroy the rebels Meanwhile he discovers that the murder of Edith Boleyn may have connections reaching into both the heart of the rebel camp and of the Norfolk gentry.