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Solace for a Sinner Interesting mystery in which the detecting character is a blind Jewish physician in medieval Spain It is set in the 14th century, a rare time when Catholic, Jew, and Muslim worked together in peace. I always love Carolline Roe s books, and this one is no exception The characters are unique and interesting and the mystery is complicated enough to keep your interest and keep you guessing, but not so complicated that you lose interest in the details Overall, a perfect historical mystery with much of the ancient Spanish culture woven in throughout the book. 4 Isaac of Girona historical mystery set in 1550 s Spain, featuring the blind Jewish physician and his family In this installment, the Holy Grail has apparently come to Girona in the hands of a merchant who is trying to auction it off to the highest bidder Rumors abound and then one of the hopeful buyers ends up dead, as does the merchant himself Near panic ensues in the marketplaces as the rumors escalate about the Grail and its powers Isaac begins to investigate as one of the members of t 4 Isaac of Girona historical mystery set in 1550 s Spain, featuring the blind Jewish physician and his family In this installment, the Holy Grail has apparently come to Girona in the hands of a merchant who is trying to auction it off to the highest bidder Rumors abound and then one of the hopeful buyers ends up dead, as does the merchant himself Near panic ensues in the marketplaces as the rumors escalate about the Grail and its powers Isaac begins to investigate as one of the members of the Jewish community is suspect, and the Bishop, whom Isaac tends faithfully is annoyed with Isaac for stirring up trouble and tries to stay out of the fracas While I didn t dislike this book, I certainly didn t like it as much as the previous ones in the series It seemed rather blah and I had a hard time getting interested in the political religious intrigue and in the main part of the story even though I enjoy Isaac, Raquel, Yusuf and the rest of the supporting cast very much An interesting entry in a really good series, with a Holy Grail angle and a fine climax Roe has done a good job with physician Isaac of Girona and his family in their medieval setting, as well as the Bishop of Girona and other characters This series is best read in order This book develops the characters even further than the earlier books, and has a good story. Very suspenseful This is the 4th book in the Isaac of Girona series.Rumor has it that the Holy Grail is in Girona and after the first man ends up dead things spiral out of control. Readable but not as good as the earlier books in the series I really like Caroline Roe s prose and her attention to period detail. I like the idea of this seriesthan I ve liked the actual execution of it While I still like them I wish they were better. The author of An Antidote for Avarice continues the intriguing adventures of blind Jewish physician Isaac of Gerona In medieval Spain, Isaac heads the search for the fabled Holy Grail and an unholy killer


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