The Golden Egg

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Atlantic Monthly Press, 2013 - Fiction - 276 pages
22 Reviews
Over the years, Leon's bestselling Commissario Guido Brunetti series has conquered the heart of lovers of finely plotted character-driven mysteries all over the world. Brunetti, both a perceptive sleuth and a principled family man, has exposed readers to Venice in all its aspects, but also the crime and corruption that seethe below the surface.

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User Review  - themulhern - LibraryThing

A novel disguised as a police procedural. Full of office politics, meditations on Italian political corruption, and Venetian color. Even the ambulance is a boat. Unfortunately the ending is a bad one. Read full review

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User Review  - Kathy89 - LibraryThing

A very interesting mystery. A deaf mute mentally handicapped man is dead, believed to have committed suicide or accidental death. Because he worked in the laundry where Brunetti’s wife took his shirts ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

Donna Leon is the author of the internationally bestselling Commissario Guido Brunetti series. The winner of the CWA Macallan Silver Dagger for Fiction, among other awards, Leon was born in New Jersey and has lived in Venice for thirty years.

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