A Question of Belief, Donna Leon
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A Question of Belief

Author: Donna Leon

Series: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery #19

Narrator: David Colacci

Unabridged: 7 hr 51 min

Format: Digital Audiobook (DRM Protected)

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 05/01/2010

Genre: Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Hard-boiled

Ages: 18 - UP

Synopsis

Commissario Guido Brunetti must contend with ingenious corruption, bureaucratic intransigence, and the stifling heat of a Venetian summer. As he plans a trip to the mountains with his family, he learns that cases at the local courthardly known as a model of efficiencyare being delayed to the benefit of one of the parties. A creative new trick for corrupting the system, perhaps, but what can Brunetti do about it? Just when it looks like he will be able to get away, a shocking, violent crime forces him to stay in Venice.

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About the Author

American author, Donna Leon, has settled nicely into a series of crime novels set in Venice, Italy entitled, Brunettixote. The novels feature the fictional character of Commissario Guido Brunetti.

Leon was born in 1942, and eventually lived in Venice, Italy for over 30 years. She was an English literature lecturer for the University of Maryland in Europe (Italy), and worked on a military base in Italy for several years, before she became a full time writer. She moved to Zurich, Switzerland, and also had a home in a smaller Swiss village.

The novels have been translated from English into several foreign languages, but for some reason the author did not approve them being translated into Italian. German television has shown 22 Commissario Brunetti episodes that they produced for broadcast.

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AudiobooksNow review by Mary Ann on 2010-06-19 18:42:53

This story was so boring that after 3 cd's I stopped and shipped it back.

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