Mistress of the Art of Death
  • Length:
    5 Books
  • First Book:
    February 2007
  • Latest Book:
    October 2020
  • Genres:
    Historical Mystery
  • Rating:

Mistress of the Art of Death Series in Order (5 Books)

Order Book Date Rating
1 4
2 4
3 4.5
4 4.5
5 5

Book Descriptions for series: Mistress of the Art of Death


  • Book - 1

    In Cambridge, four children have been murdered. Wrongly accused of the crimes, a small community of Jews threatened by Catholic mobs is given sanctuary by Henry II. To assist in proving their innocence, he summons an expert in the science of deductio...



  • Book - 2

    When the mistress of King Henry II is poisoned, suspicion falls on the estranged queen, Eleanor of Aquitaine. Responding to the king's request to investigate, Adelia Aguilar, expert in the science of death, joins forces with Bishop Rowley Picot, the ...



  • Book - 3

    England, 1176. Beautiful, tranquil Glastonbury Abbey -- according to legend, the last resting place of King Arthur -- has been burned to the ground. The arsonist remains at large, but the fire has uncovered the hidden skeletons of a man and a woman. ...



  • Book - 4

    AKA 'The Assasin's Prayer' (British title) Adelia Aguilar is back in this thrilling fourth installment of the Mistress of the Art of Death series. In 1176, King Henry II the King of England has called upon his Mistress of the Art of Death ...



  • Book - 5

    At long last, the much-anticipated final installment in Ariana Franklin’s popular Mistress of the Art of Death historical mystery series, set in Norman England. England. 1191. After the death of her friend and patron, King Henry II, Adelia Aguil...


Awards

Mistress of the Art of Death
2008 Macavity Award -- Sue Feder Memorial Historical Mystery

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

There are 5 books in the Mistress of the Art of Death series.

The Mistress of the Art of Death series does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Death and the Maiden (Book 5), was published in October 2020.

The first book in the Mistress of the Art of Death series, Mistress of the Art of Death, was published in February 2007.

The Mistress of the Art of Death series primarily falls into the Historical Mystery genre.