The Dark Monk

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Oliver Potzsch

Narrated By: Grover Gardner

Publisher: Brilliance Audio

Date: June 2012

Duration: 14 hours 49 minutes

Summary:

1648, a small village in the Alps: In the thick of a blizzard, a town priest discovers he's been poisoned. As numbness creeps up his body, he summons the last of his strength and scratches a sign in the frost that will lead the town hangman, his daughter, and the town physician in pursuit of a treasure of the Knights Templar. But the priest's murderer is already on their trail, and he's not the only one after the legendary fortune: a dark monk is not far behind, and a band of thieves is roving the countryside, attacking solitary travelers and spreading panic. The race is on, and the stakes are high. Delivering on the promise of his first book, Oliver Potzsch takes readers on a whirlwind tour through the occult hiding places of Bavaria's ancient monasteries, bringing to life the compassionate hangman who's destined to join the ranks of literature's most beloved characters.

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  • Greg H

    I loved it. This book helped me drive 800+ miles. It had just the right amount of action and intrigue to keep your mind alert and active.