The Raven in the Foregate by Ellis Peters

The Raven in the Foregate

Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #12

Ellis Peters

fiction crime historical mystery dark informative mysterious slow-paced

228 pages | first published 1986

Edition information

Description

It is Christmas, A.D. 1141, Abbot Radulfus returns from London, bringing with him a priest for the vacant living of Holy Cross, also known as the Foregate. The new priest is a man of presence, learning, and discipline, but he lacks humility and th...
Browse similar books...

Plus

Book information

Content Warnings

This book doesn't have any content warnings yet!

If you're the author of this book and want to add author-approved content warnings, please email us at [email protected] to request the content warning form.

Community Reviews

Summary of 159 reviews

Moods

mysterious 75%
adventurous 50%
relaxing 50%
lighthearted 25%
tense 25%

Pace

medium 50%
slow 25%
fast 25%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Plot: 50%

Strong character development?

No: 66% | Yes: 33%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 50%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 100%

Average rating

3.86

See all reviews...