Blood Libel by Michael Lynes
An Isaac Alvarez Mystery
1495 Seville. Can Isaac save his falsely accused friend by tracking down the real killer?
The Inquisition is determined to execute heretics like Isaac – those who practice Judaism in secret. Queen Isabella supports the Catholic church when it accuses the Jewish community of ritual killings – the ‘blood libel’. Friends and family are arrested and set against each other. Isaac is determined to find the true killer and disprove the ‘blood libel’. King Ferdinand offers to help him – can Isaac trust him?
As the mystery unravels what secrets will Isaac uncover about himself, his friends, and his family?
Year first published: 2021