Sister Pelagia and the Red CockerelBook - 2009
When someone bashes in the head of Manuila, the messianic leader of a rogue Jewish sect, aboard a steamboat on which Pelagia happens to be a passenger, her observations prove useful to the investigating officer. After several attempts on her life, she's shipped off to Palestine, where she continues to look for the truth behind Manuila's murder.
Publisher: New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2009
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY AKUNI...B