Related Topics

A Morbid Taste for Bones Characters

This Study Guide consists of approximately 42 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of A Morbid Taste for Bones.
This section contains 2,102 words
(approx. 6 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Morbid Taste for Bones Study Guide

Brother Cadfael

Brother Cadfael is a monk in the Shrewsbury Abbey, but he has chosen life in a monastery only after a wild and colorful past. His worldly past includes travel, wars, women and even fighting in the crusades. As a monk in the monastery, he tends an herb garden and uses the herbs to make medicines and tonics to help those around him. Although his present life as a monk and his wild past seem to contrast, Cadfael has no regrets about the past and feels no contradiction between his two lives.

Brother Cadfael's life takes a twist when he is called upon to join the mission to obtain Saint Winifred's bones for the Shrewsbury Abbey. He joins the group of brothers led by Prior Robert as an English/Welsh translator. Brother Cadfael skillfully integrates himself into the Gwytherin community and makes friends with all the important members...

(read more)

This section contains 2,102 words
(approx. 6 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Morbid Taste for Bones Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
A Morbid Taste for Bones from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.