Death at La Fenice

Product Number: EB00667274
Released: Apr 14, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780802194138
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Description

Death at La Fenice is the first novel in Donna Leon's internationally best-selling Commissario Guido Brunetti series. During intermission at the famed La Fenice opera house in Venice, a notoriously difficult conductor is poisoned, and suspects abound. Brunetti, a native Venetian, sets out to unravel the mystery behind the high-profile murder. To do so, he he calls on his knowledge of Venice, its culture, and its dirty politics. Revenge, corruption, and even Italian cuisine play a role. The novel that started it all, Death at La Fenice is an entrancing mystery, rich in atmosphere. "Few detective writers create so vivid, inclusive and convincing a narrative as Donna Leon, the expatriate American with the Venetian heart...? One of the most exquisite and subtle detective series ever."-The Washington Post

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Author(s): Donna Leon
Series: Commissario Brunetti Mysteries Series No: 1
Genre: Mystery
Original Publish Date: Apr 20, 2012

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