Synopses & Reviews
Florence, summer 1963. Inspector Bordelli is one of the few detectives left in the deserted city. He spends his days on routine work and his nights tormented by the heat and mosquitoes.With the help of his young protégé, the victim's eccentric brother, and a semi-retired petty thief, the inspector begins a murder investigation. Each suspect has a solid alibi, but there is something that doesn't quite add up...
A new crime series full of Italian flavor - the first novel in the Inspector Bordelli series, set in 1960s Florence.
About the Author
Marco Vichi was born in Florence in 1957. The author of eleven novels and two collections of short stories, he has also written screenplays and music lyrics for radio, and has collaborated on projects for humanitarian causes. His novel Death in Florence won the Scerbanenco, Rieti, and Camaiore prizes.