Priscilla Royal is the author of the medieval mysteries Tyrant of the Mind and Wine of Violence. She was born in Seattle, grew up in British Columbia, and now resides in Northern California. She is a member of the California Writers Club and Sisters in Crime. http://www.priscillaroyal.com/
Finalist 2005 Bruce Alexander Award for" Tyrant of the Mind
"While the murderer's identity may surprise few, the rich atmosphere and well-drawn characters make this a superior historical." "Publishers Weekly Starred review for A Killing Season"
"Accurate both to its 13th-century period and to the unchanging nature of the human soul, this series deserves both its loyal followers and its new fans." "-Publishers Weekly review for Valley of Dry Bones"
Prioress Eleanor finds summer is less than idyllic when a drowning death turns out to be murder, in her ninth investigation (after A Killing Season). (c) Copyright 2012. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.