New York : Forge, 2004, c1994.
1st pbk. ed.
384 p. ; 21 cm.
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
"A Catherine LeVendeur mystery"--Cover.
In 12th century France, Catherine LaVendeur, the novice nun, is sent on an undercover mission by Mother Heloise, the abbess of the convent. She has to find the killer of a wealthy noblewoman. In this, Catherine is ably aided by her fiance, Edgar, a student of the monk, Peter Abelard.