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Play of Death (Unabridged) (CD/Spoken Word) (Oliver Potzsch)

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The mysterious sixth entry in the Hangman’s Daughter series.

It is 1670 and Simon Fronwieser is in the town of Oberammergau to bring his seven-year-old son to boarding school. As he bids his boy a tearful farewell, news comes of a shocking murder: the man who was to play the part of Christ in the town’s Passion play has been found dead, nailed to the set’s cross. As there is no doctor in town, Simon is brought in to examine the body. The opportunities to spend more time with his son and to investigate the murder quickly convince him to stay.

Soon he is joined by his father-in-law, Jakob Kuisl, the Schongau hangman, and the two begin piecing together the puzzle of the actor’s death. Was he murdered by a jealous rival? Are the recently arrived and unpopular immigrant workers somehow involved? Or is it a punishment from God for the villagers’ arrogance in trying to schedule the play four years earlier than prescribed by ancient custom? Once again it looks like it is up to the Kuisls to unravel the mystery and bring a town’s dark secrets to light.

Edition: Unabridged
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: Hangman's Daughter
Format: AudioCD
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Author: Oliver Potzsch
Language: English
Street Date: May 9, 2017
TCIN: 52222947
UPC: 9781536682663
Item Number (DPCI): 248-43-4974
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