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Transient desires —Leon, Donna, author.

"In his many years as a commissario, Guido Brunetti has seen all manner of crime and known intuitively how to navigate the various pathways in his native city, Venice, to discover the person responsible. Now, in Transien...

Trace elements —Leon, Donna, author.

"When Dottoressa Donato calls the Questura to report that a dying patient at the hospice Fatebenefratelli wants to speak to the police, Commissario Guido Brunetti and his colleague, Claudia Griffoni, waste no time in res...

Unto us a son is given —Leon, Donna, author.

"Your situation is always ambiguous, isn't it, Guido?", his father-in-law, Count Orazio Falier, observes of Donna Leon's soulful detective, Guido Brunetti, at the beginning of her superb 28th Brunetti novel, Unto Us A So...

The waters of eternal youth —Leon, Donna, author.

Fifteen years ago, a teenage girl fell into a canal late at night. Unable to swim, she went under and started to drown. She survived thanks to a nearby man, an alcoholic, who pulled her out, though not before she suffere...

By its cover —Leon, Donna, author.

"One afternoon, Commissario Guido Brunetti gets a frantic call from the director of a prestigious Venetian library. Someone has stolen pages out of several rare books. After a round of questioning, the case seems clear: ...

Trace elements —Leon, Donna, author.
Large Print
2020
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A dying patient at the hospice Fatebenefratelli wants to speak to the police, and Commissario Guido Brunetti and his colleague, Claudia Griffoni, waste no time in responding. Benedetta Toso believes that her recently dec...

Dressed for death —Leon, Donna.

An investigation into the vicious murder of a transvestite takes Venice Police Commissario Guido Brunetti on a trail that leads him into a confrontation with the highest levels of the financial world, the Italian governm...

Earthly remains —Leon, Donna, author.

"Donna Leon's bestselling mystery novels have won a multitude of fans for their insider's portrayal of Venice. From family meals to vaporetti rides, the details and rhythms of everyday life are an integral part of this b...

My Venice and other essays —Leon, Donna, author.
Large Print
2014
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For many years, Donna Leon, acclaimed for her bestselling mystery series featuring Venetian Commissario Guido Brunetti, has written essays for European publications. Collected here are over fifty of her best: funny, char...

A noble radiance —Leon, Donna.

"In a small village at the foot of the Italian Dolomites, not far from Venice, the gardens of a deserted farmhouse have lain untouched for decades. But the new owner, anxious for renovations to begin, is summoned to the ...

Beastly things —Leon, Donna.
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2012
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Commissario Brunetti investigates the death of an animal lover whose decomposed body was found in a Venice canal.

By its cover —Leon, Donna, author.
Large Print
2014
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One afternoon, Commissario Guido Brunetti gets a frantic call from the director of a prestigious Venetian library. Someone has stolen pages out of several rare books. After a round of questioning, the case seems clear: t...

The temptation of forgiveness —Leon, Donna, author.

An accident involving the father of a boy suspected of doing drugs finds Commissario Guido Brunetti pursuing a series of false and contradictory leads before uncovering a long-standing scam and unleashing unintentional c...

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