Home » Fiction & Literature » Brenna Pearce » Brother Rabbit

October 13 , 2009

Brother Rabbit

The Road to Constantinople


Imagine a religious movement that fires the passion of an entire continent. Imagine a preacher who motivates thousands to make a journey of untold miles through unknown lands to a destination they have only ever known in their dreams. Imagine yourself in the world of the First Crusade.

Download mobi

Read also

Clinical Cancer Prevention

This book is based on presentations by some of the world’s leading experts at the Sixth International Conference on Clinical Cancer Prevention, held in St. Gallen, Switzerland, during March 2010. The main themes are the latest advances in the prevention of breast and prostate cancer and the role of infection in the development of liver and gastric…

Brother Rabbit is an unlikely crusader. A student in Mainz eager for knowledge and innocent in the ways of the world, he hopes someday to rise high in the Church. But he is about to learn some deadly lessons. When Peter the Hermit arrives, preaching his vision of Jerusalem and a desire to reopen the pilgrim road to the East, Brother Rabbit’s future is suddenly forgotten. Now, he dreams of Jerusalem.

Standing in the way of his desire is his mentor and teacher, Brother Piccolo. The wise Benedictine monk, resident physician at Mainz Cathedral, knows Peter the Hermit is not all that he seems. How will he convince Brother Rabbit that the shared vision of a journey to the Holy Land is dangerous and fraught with almost unendurable hardships?

Enter Emicho, the Black Lord of Leisingen. Battle-hardened, a ferocious marauder, he is the evil antithesis of Brother Piccolo. Devoid of pious notions about the crusade, he is motivated by greed and a hatred of all non-Christians. His goal is the utter destruction of the Jews of Mainz. To get to them, though, he first must breach their sanctuary in the sacred confines of  Mainz Cathedral. Brother Rabbit’s encounter with Emicho will leave him forever changed and take him to an unexpected destiny.

This dramatic and compelling tale is told with wit, compassion, and rare insight. Brenna Pearce triumphantly brings the world of the First Crusade to life with all its quirks, its glory and its human tragedy.

Show more...

How to download book

Buy this book

You can buy this book now only for $4.99. This is the lowest price for this book.

Buy book

Download book free

If you want to download this book for free, please register, approve your account and get one book for free.


After that you may download book «Brother Rabbit»:

Download Amazon Kindle:


Download ePUB 2:


Download Adobe DRM: