Absolution by Murder (Sister Fidelma, Book 1) by Peter Tremayne

By Peter Tremayne

In a brand new access in a secret sequence set in medieval England, a whodunit set in seventh-century eire unearths younger Sister Fidelma of Kildare looking for the killer of a popular Celtic abbess at a Church convocation.

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54 Gary Heidnik Indeed, Heidnik was cooking something; it was not his dinner but the rib cage of a human being. The Colony The details, as they were revealed later, were to be some of the most shocking that Philadelphia could ever have imagined. In essence, Gary Heidnik ran a mini–slave colony of African American women in his basement, keeping them chained, abusing and beating them, feeding them a blend of dog food and human flesh—which the starving women were ultimately forced into eating by their hunger—and sexually abusing them.

In December, against the advice of his attorney, Bundy filed a motion with the judge for a change of venue—mysteriously, because his lawyer advised him that Aspen was one of the most liberal towns in the state and that he was likely to get a lighter sentence there. The judge obliged Bundy and moved the trial to Colorado Springs. Too late, Bundy realized that his trial would be held in probably the most conservative, law-enforcement-conscious city in all of Colorado, a place in which four of the five murderers on the state’s death row had been tried.

Ultimately, the pain ended her life; Deborah Dudley took one too many shocks and died.

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