About this book
The second medieval mystery in the Adelia Aguilar series. Aguliar is a 12th century anatomist, and this time he's investigating the poisoning of Henry II's favourite mistress Rosamund Clifford. "Mistress Of The Art Of Death" won the CWA Ellis Peters Historical Crime Novel Award in 2007. 'A rich banquet of a book' "Guardian"
Twelfth-century anatomist, Adelia Aguilar must once again examine the dead as gruesome events are beginning to unfold...Henry II's favourite mistress, Rosamund Clifford, has been poisoned - and, rumour says, by his jealous wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. If Henry believes the stories, England will be torn apart as King battles Queen.