When over 1100 ancient manuscripts at the Sainte Odile Abbey in the mountains on the French and German border went missing, it was a mystery to the priests and local police. It's like they disappeared into thin air. Magic has always been in these mountains with stories of Celtic battles, Grimm’s fairy tales, and the miracles of the namesake saint of the abbey. But when a bookshelf in the library was found to swing open to an abandoned chamber, an amazing book heist was revealed. Follow along on Instagram and Facebook (@secret.passages.pod). Get in touch at https://www.secretpassagespodcast.com/. Become a Patron, add a tip at https://www.patreon.com/secretpassagespod. Researched, written, and produced by E.S. Rodenbiker. Cover art by @game.of.pricks.