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Dressed for Death (Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries)

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Publisher Comments:

Donna Leon’s Commissario Guido Brunetti series grows more popular in America with the publication of every new novel. In this installment, Brunetti’s hopes of a refreshing family holiday in the mountains are once again dashed when a gruesome discovery is made in Marghera—a body so badly beaten the face is completely unrecognizable. Brunetti searches Venice for someone who can identify the corpse, but he is met with a wall of silence. Then he receives a telephone call from a contact who promises some tantalizing information. And before the night is out, Brunetti is confronting yet another appalling, and apparently senseless, death.

Synopsis:

Respectable Venetians hardly notice the murder of a transvestite prostitute until the body is identified as the staid director of the Banca di Verona. While tongues wag over the scandal, only Guido Brunetti, the suave and sharp-eyed commisario of police, suspects foul play.

About the Author

Donna Leon has received both the CWA Macallan Silver Dagger for Fiction and the German Corinne Prize for her novels featuring Commissario Guido Brunetti.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780143035848
Author:
Leon, Donna
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Subject:
Police
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural
Subject:
Brunetti, guido (fictitious character)
Subject:
Mystery fiction
Subject:
Venice (Italy)
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries
Publication Date:
20081230
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
6.84x4.24x.95 in. .38 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , Respectable Venetians hardly notice the murder of a transvestite prostitute until the body is identified as the staid director of the Banca di Verona. While tongues wag over the scandal, only Guido Brunetti, the suave and sharp-eyed commisario of police, suspects foul play.

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