A Sea of Troubles

A Sea of Troubles

Book - 2009
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When Commissario Brunetti investigates the murder of two local fishermen on the island of Pellestrina, the small community closes ranks, forcing him to accept Signorina Elettra's offer to visit her relatives there to search for clues. Though loyal to hisbeloved wife, Paola, he must admit that less-than-platonic emotions underlie his concern for his boss's beautiful secretary.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2009.
ISBN: 9780143116202
Branch Call Number: FIC LEON
Characteristics: 239 p. : map ; 20 cm.


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Jan 10, 2016

A double murder in a tiny fishing community on a small island in Venice's lagoon taxes Brunetti in a new way. The tight-knit village closes ranks against the police. Brunetti reluctantly accept's Signorina Elettra's offer to visit a relative there. Since she's done so annually, she believes she'll be able to learn more than he could. He learns more than he expects, but not what he expects. Several interesting twists in this one, including the change of setting. I always enjoy Leon's books, and her characters, especially Brunetti. This is an especially good entry in the series.

Apr 02, 2013

A suspenseful read set in the colourful, yet problematic islands of the Venetian lagoon.


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