Poetry Madness
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | April 11, 2014

Paul Laudiero: IMG Shit Rough Draft



I was sitting in a British and Irish romantic drama class my last semester in college when the idea for Shit Rough Drafts hit me. I was working... Continue »
  1. $9.07 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$10.95
List price: $16.00
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Mystery- A to Z

More copies of this ISBN

The Namesake: A Commissario Alec Blume Novel

by

The Namesake: A Commissario Alec Blume Novel Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

When magistrate Matteo Arconti's namesake, an insurance man from Milan, is found dead outside the court buildings in Piazzo Clodio, it's a clear warning to the authorities in Romea message of defiance and intimidation from a powerful crime syndicate.

Commissario Alec Blume, interpreting the reference to his other ongoing casea frustrating one in which he's so far been unable to pin murder on a mafia boss operating at an untouchable distance in Germany knows he's too close to it. Handing control of the investigation to his partner, Caterina, Blume takes a backseat. And while Caterina embarks on questioning the Milanese widow, Blume has had an underhand idea of his own to lure the arrogant mafioso out of his hiding place ...

Synopsis:

"Fitzgerald's feat of blending Italy's storied past with a contemporary thriller is done extraordinary well." -Library Journal

About the Author

Conor Fitzgerald has lived in Ireland, the UK, the United States, and Italy. He has produced a current affairs journal for foreign embassies based in Rome, and founded a successful translation company. He is married with two children and lives in Rome. The Namesake is the third in his series of Italian crime novels.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781620400128
Subtitle:
A Commissario Alec Blume Novel
Author:
Fitzgerald, Conor
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20130709
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8.25197 x 5.25197 in 1 lb

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Mystery » A to Z

The Namesake: A Commissario Alec Blume Novel Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$10.95 In Stock
Product details 368 pages Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - English 9781620400128 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
"Fitzgerald's feat of blending Italy's storied past with a contemporary thriller is done extraordinary well." -Library Journal
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.