Peter Tremayne





Peter Tremayne

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in Coventry, Warwickshire, The United Kingdom
March 10, 1943

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Peter Berresford Ellis (born 10 March 1943) is a historian, literary biographer, and novelist who has published over 90 books to date either under his own name or his pseudonyms Peter Tremayne and Peter MacAlan. He has also published 95 short stories. His non-fiction books, articles and academic papers have made him acknowledged as an authority on Celtic history and culture. Under Peter Tremayne, he is the author of the international bestselling Sister Fidelma mystery series. His work has appeared in 25 languages.



Average rating: 4.19 · 39,117 ratings · 1,386 reviews · 103 distinct works · Similar authors
Absolution by Murder (Siste...
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 2,866 ratings — published 1994 — 23 editions
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Shroud for the Archbishop (...
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 1,444 ratings — published 1995 — 21 editions
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The Subtle Serpent (Sister ...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 1,020 ratings — published 1996 — 19 editions
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Suffer Little Children (Sis...
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 938 ratings — published 1995 — 20 editions
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Act of Mercy (Sister Fidelm...
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 768 ratings — published 1999 — 16 editions
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The Monk Who Vanished (Sist...
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 694 ratings — published 1999 — 16 editions
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Valley of the Shadow (Siste...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 681 ratings — published 1998 — 17 editions
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The Spider's Web (Sister Fi...
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 695 ratings — published 1997 — 17 editions
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The Haunted Abbot (Sister F...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 656 ratings — published 2002 — 16 editions
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The Leper's Bell (Sister Fi...
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 606 ratings — published 1999 — 18 editions
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Absolution by Murder Shroud for the Archbishop Suffer Little Children The Subtle Serpent The Spider's Web Valley of the Shadow The Monk Who Vanished
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“Pride in office without competence is as much a sin as competence without confidence.”
Peter Tremayne, Shroud for the Archbishop

“It is a foolish judge who, before the evidence is presented, makes a judgement.”
Peter Tremayne, Shroud for the Archbishop

“The person who has never made an enemy will never make a friend.”
Peter Tremayne, Shroud for the Archbishop

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