Chronicles of Brother Cadfael series

52 works, 20 primary works

The character of Cadfael himself is a Welsh Benedictine monk living at Shrewsbury Abbey, in western England, in the first half of the 12th century. The historically accurate stories are set between about 1135 and about 1145, during "The Anarchy", the destructive contest for the crown of England between King Stephen and Empress Maud.

As a character, Cadfael "combines the curious mind of a scientist/pharmacist with a knight-errant", entering the cloister in his forties after being both a soldier an...more

A Morbid Taste for Bones (C...
by
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 17,569 ratings — published 1977 — 4 editions book 1
Rate this book
Clear rating
One Corpse Too Many (Chroni...
by
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 6,589 ratings — published 1979 — 60 editions book 2
Rate this book
Clear rating
Monk's Hood (Chronicles of ...
by
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 4,073 ratings — published 1980 — 52 editions book 3
Rate this book
Clear rating
St. Peter's Fair (Chronicle...
by
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 3,763 ratings — published 1981 — 44 editions book 4
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Leper of Saint Giles (C...
by
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 5,387 ratings — published 1981 — 41 editions book 5
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Virgin in the Ice (Chro...
by
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 3,612 ratings — published 1982 — 43 editions book 6
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Sanctuary Sparrow (Chro...
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2,613 ratings — published 1983 — 40 editions book 7
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Devil's Novice (Chronic...
by
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 2,447 ratings — published 1983 — 39 editions book 8
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dead Man's Ransom (Chronicl...
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2,344 ratings — published 1984 — 47 editions book 9
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Pilgrim of Hate (Chroni...
by
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 2,206 ratings — published 1984 — 44 editions book 10
Rate this book
Clear rating
An Excellent Mystery (Chron...
by
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 3,508 ratings — published 1985 — 36 editions book 11
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Raven in the Foregate (...
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2,442 ratings — published 1986 — 38 editions book 12
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Rose Rent (Chronicles o...
by
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 2,787 ratings — published 1986 — 35 editions book 13
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Hermit of Eyton Forest ...
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1,990 ratings — published 1987 — 38 editions book 14
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Confession of Brother H...
by
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 1,994 ratings — published 1988 — 36 editions book 15
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Heretic's Apprentice (C...
by
4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 2,552 ratings — published 1989 — 30 editions book 16
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Potter's Field (Chronic...
by
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 2,853 ratings — published 1989 — 32 editions book 17
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Summer of the Danes (Ch...
by
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 1,786 ratings — published 1991 — 32 editions book 18
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Holy Thief (Chronicles ...
by
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 2,147 ratings — published 1992 — 35 editions book 19
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael's Penance (...
by
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 2,105 ratings — published 1994 — 35 editions book 20
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Rare Benedictine (Chronic...
by
4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 1,864 ratings — published 1988 — 20 editions book 0.1-0.3
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Light on the Road to Wood...
by
3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 1988 — 7 editions book 0.1
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Price of Light
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1993 — 1 edition book 0.2
Rate this book
Clear rating
Eye Witness
by
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 14 ratings1 edition book 0.3
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Benediction of Brother ...
by
4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 240 ratings — published 1993 — 4 editions book 1-2
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael: A Morbid T...
by
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 223 ratings — published 1990 — 4 editions book 1-3
Rate this book
Clear rating
Das Mönchskraut / Der Aufst...
by
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1987 — 2 editions book 3-4
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael: Monk's Hoo...
by
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1979 — 3 editions book 3-5
Rate this book
Clear rating
Second Cadfael Omnibus: St....
by
4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 106 ratings — published 1989 — 5 editions book 4-6
Rate this book
Clear rating
Der Hochzeitsmord / Die Jun...
by
4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions book 5-6
Rate this book
Clear rating
Zuflucht Im Kloster / Des T...
by
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1995 — 2 editions book 7-8
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Third Cadfael Omnibus
by
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 1992 — 2 editions book 7-9
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lösegeld für einen Toten / ...
by
4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions book 9-10
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael: Dead Man's...
by
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions book 9-11
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Fourth Cadfael Omnibus
by
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 62 ratings — published 1990 — 3 editions book 10-12
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ein ganz besonderer Fall / ...
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions book 11-12
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael: The Rose R...
by
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 21 ratings1 edition book 12-14
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Fifth Cadfael Omnibus
by
4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions book 13-15
Rate this book
Clear rating
Исповедь монаха. Ученик ере...
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2006 — 1 edition book 15-16
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Sixth Cadfael Omnibus
by
4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 45 ratings2 editions book 16-18
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bruder Cadfael Und Das Gehe...
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings1 edition book 17-18
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Seventh Cadfael Omnibus...
by
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 54 ratings — published 1997 — 1 edition book 19-21 omnibus
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael: A Morbid T...
by
4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 14 ratings1 edition book 1, 12, 13
Rate this book
Clear rating
Het laatste lijk / De eenza...
by
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1979 — 1 edition book 2, 5
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael: Pilgrim of...
by
4.61 of 5 stars 4.61 avg rating — 18 ratings1 edition book 2, 9, 10
Rate this book
Clear rating
Adventures of Brother Cadfa...
by
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions book 3, 4, 16-18, 20
Rate this book
Clear rating
Le pèlerin de la haine / Un...
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings1 edition book 10, 13
Rate this book
Clear rating
Het rechte pad / De verlore...
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1989 — 1 edition book 16, 20
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael's Book of D...
by
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2000 — 1 edition
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Cadfael Companion: The ...
by
4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 1991 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brother Cadfael's Herb Gard...
by
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 1996 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Cadfael Country: Shropshire...
by
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1990 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating