The Wool Pack was the first of Cynthia Harnetts four novels that she set in 15th-century England. Its 1493 and 12 year old Nicholas Fetterlock finds out he is to marry Cecily Bradshaw. Shes the daughter of a rich cloth merchant. Hes the son of a rich wool merchant. But then Nicholas discovers there are swindlers in the wool guild, and together with Cecily and another friend they set out to stop the rogues from ruining his fathers business.
This book has been awarded five stars as it was recognised by the Carnegie Award.