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A Noble Radiance

ITL557
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2013
256
0802145795
PAPER
Mystery
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Number seven in the Guido Brunetti mysteries, all memorably set in contemporary Venice. For some readers, this installment is the best yet. A body is found on the estate of a local landowner at the foot of the Dolomites.
$16.00

A Sea of Troubles

ITA55
Donna Leon
Penguin Putnam
2009
256
0143116207
PAPER
Mystery
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0
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This tenth mystery in the entertaining series follows the tribulations of Signorina Elettra, the urbane Brunetti's secretary, who falls in love with a young(er) man on a visit to Pellestrina, one of the long islands that shelters the Venetian lagoon from the Adriatic.
$16.00

Acqua Alta

ITL559
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2013
416
0142004960
PAPER
Mystery
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Number five in the series, this is another in Donna Leon's satisfying, wonderfully erudite Guido Brunetti mysteries. In this installment, a body is discovered in the home of diva Flavia Petrelli.
$16.00

Blood from a Stone

ITL615
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2013
304
0802146031
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
0
In this, the 14th installment in Donna Leon's wonderfully satisfying Guido Brunetti mysteries, a Senegalese peddler is shot down in a public square (on a cold Venetian night...).
$15.00

Death and Judgment

ITL745
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2014
278
0802122183
PAPER
Mystery
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0
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In the fourth installment in the enormously satisfying Guido Brunetti series, the Commissario investigates suspicious happenings in Santa Lucia, Venice and the Dolomites.
$15.00

Death in a Strange Country

ITL556
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2014
304
0802146023
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
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This, the second Brunetti mystery, opens with a body of an American soldier in a Venetian Canal.
$16.00

Death of an Englishman

ITL639
Magdalen Nabb
Soho Press
2013
272
1569472548
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
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The debut of Nabb's highly readable, atmospheric Marshal Guarnaccia series, set in Florence on Christmas Eve.
$9.99

Doctored Evidence

ITL613
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2013
272
0143117084
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
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Another in Donna Leon's satisfying, wonderfully erudite Guido Brunetti mysteries set in Venice. In this installment, a miserly, unpleasant woman is found murdered and all eyes, at least until our hero arrives, point to her Romanian housekeeper.
$15.00

Dressed for Death

ITL614
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2014
292
080214604X
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
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Book number three Donna Leon's satisfying, wonderfully erudite Guido Brunetti mysteries set in Venice.
$16.00

Fatal Remedies

ITL856
Donna Leon
Perseus
2015
272
0802124364
PAPER
Mystery
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0
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Commissario Brunetti returns in the latest installment of Leon's popular mystery series to solve a case involving his professional and private life.
$14.00

Friends in High Places

ITL968
Donna Leon
Penguin Putnam
2009
255
0143117068
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
0
The ninth in the excellent Comissario Brunetti series, this mystery follows the investigation of a bureaucrat's dubious fall from a scaffold.
$16.00

Quietly in Their Sleep

ITL833
Donna Leon
Grove Press
2015
272
0802123821
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
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0
The sixth book in Leon's satisfying series, originally published as Death of Faith in 1997.
$14.00

Suffer the Little Children

ITL834
Donna Leon
Penguin Putnam
2017
272
0802126154
PAPER
Mystery
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Leon's 16th Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery delves into the world of doctors and medicine in a wonderfully realized contemporary Venice.
$16.00

The Girl of His Dreams

ITL940
Donna Leon
Atlantic Monthly Press
2017
304
080212691X
PAPER
Literature
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Now in paper! Thickly plotted and as imbued as ever with the atmosphere of Venice, The Girl of His Dreams, 17th in the series, opens with the funeral of Brunetti's mother. Going undercover (and besotted), the detective investigates, among other things, a mysterious religious sect and the suspicious death of a gypsy girl.
$16.00

The Marshal Makes His Report

ITL972
Magdalen Nabb
Soho Press
2008
240
1569475326
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
0
Marshal Guarnaccia investigates the suspicious suicide of a Florentine aristocrat in the eighth installment of Nabb's excellent series.
$14.00

The Marshal's Own Case

ITL971
Magdalen Nabb
Soho Press
2008
240
1569475318
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
0
In the seventh book in Nabb's fast-paced, atmospheric series, Inspector Guarnaccia must navigate the underbelly of Florentine society after a transvestite prostitute is found dead.
$15.95

The Rainaldi Quartet

ITL887
Paul Adam
Felony & Mayhem
2007
312
1933397772
PAPER
Mystery
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0
0
0
Memorably set among the luthiers of Cremona, this is one of a series of favorite mysteries recused by the good folks at Felony & Mayhem.
$14.95

Through a Glass, Darkly

ITL714
Donna Leon
Penguin Putnam
2015
272
080212383X
PAPER
Mystery
5/10/2006
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The secrets of the Murano glass factories unfold as Brunetti, with the help of an annotated Dante's "Inferno," discovers a body that may reveal the mystery of the polluted Venetian waters in Number 15 in the enormously satisfying, wonderfully erudite series.
$15.00

Vita Nuova

ITL938
Magdalen Nabb
Soho Press
2009
272
1569475873
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
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In the final installment in the Marshal Guarnaccia series, our hero is stuck working through the month of August in a Florence that’s "pretty empty except for tourists." Things heat up in more ways than one when the marshal investigates a murder at a ritzy villa whose owner has connections with the sex trade.
$15.95

Brunetti's Venice, Walks with the City's Best-Loved Detective

ITA52
Toni Sepeda, Donna Leon (Introduction)
Grove Press
2009
293
0802144373
PAPER
Field Guide
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Interpolating passages from Donna Leon's beloved novels, this literature guide is organized as a series of 12 terrifically informative walking tours, aimed at both mystery fans and actual visitors to Venice.
$16.95