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Guido Brunetti is Commissario of Police in Venice (Italy).
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Book 1
Death at La Fenice
A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery
Donna Leon - 2004-07-27 (first published in 1992)
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Discover the chilling murder mystery set in the vibrant city of Venice. Follow Vice-Commissario Guido Brunetti as he desperately searches for the killer of world-renowned conductor Maestro Helmut Wellauer during a performance at La Fenice. With every lead revealing a dark and twisted motive, Guido must navigate the murky waters of revenge and uncover the shocking truth before it's too late.
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Book 2
Death in a Strange Country
A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery (The Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries (2))
Donna Leon - 1993-01-01
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In Death in a Strange Country, the body of an American public health inspector is found in a Venetian canal. Brunetti's attempts to investigate the case are thwarted by his superior who wants to keep the murder under wraps to protect the tourism trade. But as the case unfolds, Brunetti uncovers connections between the dead soldier, toxic waste, a sick boy, and even an alleged suicide by a doctor. This gripping mystery is full of intrigue and reveals the seedy underbelly of Venice.
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Book 3
Dressed for Death
Donna Leon - 2005-10-04 (first published in 1994)
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In "Dressed for Death," Commissario Guido Brunetti's holiday plans are interrupted by a disturbing discovery in Marghera. With the victim unidentifiable, Brunetti searches Venice for answers and uncovers a web of silence. But a promising phone call leads him to confront another horrifying death. Get ready to delve into this gripping mystery.
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Book 4
Death and Judgment
Donna Leon - 2006-09-26 (first published in 1995)
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A Venetian detective works to take down a prostitution ring run by the city's elite in this gripping novel. The author of Dressed for Death brings her talented storytelling to this dark tale of power, corruption, and justice. Join Detective Guido Brunetti on his hunt for the truth in the seedy underworld of Venice. Don't miss out on this thrilling read.
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Book 5
Acqua Alta
A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery (The Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries (5))
Donna Leon - 2004-08-31
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Venturing into the wet and dark corners of Venice, Commissario Guido Brunetti investigates the beating of an American art historian and uncovers a sinister web of art theft and fakery. With a nontraditional relationship at the center of the case, Brunetti is undeterred and sets out to find the motive behind the crime. This engaging mystery is a perfect blend of murder, mayhem, and the exquisite world of music and art.
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Book 6
Quietly in Their Sleep
Donna Leon - 2007-05-29 (first published in 1997)
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A police detective in Venice investigates a young Catholic sister who has left her convent following a series of suspicious deaths in a nursing home. With an unusual cast of characters and a potential cover-up, the detective must determine if the nun is in danger, or if she's creating a smoke screen to justify leaving her vocation. This page-turner is full of rich detail and complex characters.
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Book 7
A Noble Radiance
Donna Leon - 2003-08-26 (first published in 1998)
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Follow Commissario Guido Brunetti, a clever detective who is always ready to bend the rules to uncover the threads of a crime. In A Noble Radiance, Brunetti dives into a kidnapping case involving one of Venice's most aristocratic families. As he maneuvers through the city's politics, corruption, and intrigue, Brunetti must maintain his integrity to unravel the clues and find the abducted son.
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Book 8
Fatal Remedies
Donna Leon - 2000-01-01 (first published in 1999)
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A shocking act of vandalism in Venice leads Commissario Guido Brunetti to uncover a criminal conspiracy with Mafia ties. But things become personal when he discovers that his own wife is the culprit. As the crisis in his household collides with his professional case, Brunetti's career is on the line and he must navigate a dangerous web of intrigue to expose the truth.
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Book 9
Friends in High Places
Donna Leon - 2001-03-01 (first published in 2000)
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Discover a thrilling mystery novel set in Venice as Commissario Guido Brunetti investigates a young bureaucrat's death. When the bureaucrat visits Brunetti regarding the lack of official approval for his apartment, Brunetti thinks of who he knows to bring pressure to the government department. But after the bureaucrat dies, it's clear something bigger is happening. Explore the secrets and connections in Friends in High Places.
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Book 10
A Sea of Troubles
Donna Leon - 2002-01-01 (first published in 2001)
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A Sea of Troubles takes readers to a small, tight-knit community off the Venetian lagoon, where the murder of two clam fishermen reveals a web of loyalty and suspicion. Join Commissario Brunetti as he navigates between his duty to solve the case, concerns for the safety of his boss' secretary, and his complex feelings for her. Will he be able to solve the case without sacrificing his personal and professional integrity?
Wilful Behaviour by Donna Leon
Uniform Justice by Donna Leon
Doctored Evidence by Donna Leon
Blood from a Stone by Donna Leon
Through a Glass, Darkly by Donna Leon
Suffer the Little Children by Donna Leon
The Girl of His Dreams by Donna Leon
About Face by Donna Leon
A Question of Belief by Donna Leon
Drawing Conclusions by Donna Leon
Beastly Things by Donna Leon
The Golden Egg by Donna Leon
By Its Cover by Donna Leon
Falling in Love by Donna Leon
The Waters of Eternal Youth by Donna Leon
Earthly Remains by Donna Leon
The Temptation of Forgiveness by Donna Leon
Unto Us a Son Is Given by Donna Leon
Trace Elements by Donna Leon
Transient Desires by Donna Leon
Give Unto Others by Donna Leon