Rest Not in Peace

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What to expect

Master Hugh is asked to provide a sleeping potion for Sir Henry Burley, a friend and guest of Lord Gilbert who has outstayed his welcome at Bampton Castle. The next morning after Master Hugh provides the potion, Sir Henry is found dead, eyes open, in his bed. Master Hugh, the target of the wife’s wrath, is asked by Lord Gilbert to determine the cause of death …

Critics Review

  • “This skilfully woven story is a delight to read. The setting is exceptionally well crafted. Highly recommended.”

    Davis Bunn, internationally bestselling author, on The Unquiet Bones
  • “Fans of medieval mysteries will revel in Starr’s fourth lively blending of intriguing suspense and telling historical detail.”

    Library Journal on Unhallowed Ground
  • “At last a worthy successor to Ellis Peters. Mel Starr brings medieval crime to life…As a crime writer and medievalist I’m looking forward to absorbing more books by Mel Starr.”

    Mike Jeeks, author of Fields of Glory, on Ashes to Ashes

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