April 2, 2013
March 26, 2013
Commissario Guido Brunetti investigates the death of man who never existed on paper. 30,000 first printing.
Stranger still, the dead man’s mother is reluctant to speak to the police and claims that her son’s identification papers were stolen in a burglary. As clues stack up, Brunetti suspects that the Lembos, a family of aristocratic copper magnates, might be somehow connected to the death. But could anyone really want this sweet, simple-minded man dead?Donna Leon's Brunetti series has gotten better and better in recent years, with countless reviews praising her remarkable ability to keep the books fresh, the depths of feeling genuine. This story of a troubled life is undoubtedly one of her most touching, emotionally powerful books, a standout for the series.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Mystery + Crime
- Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
- Subgenre: Mystery + Crime
- Language: English
- Author: Donna Leon
- Online Item #: 14488326
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 247-07-9061
- ISBN: 9780802121011
- Made in the USA or Imported