The murder of two clam fishermen off the island of Pellestrina, south of the Lido on the Venetian lagoon, draws Commissario Brunetti into the close-knit community of the island, bound together by a code of loyalty and a suspicion of outsiders worthy of the Mafia. When the boss'' secretary Signorina Elettra volunteers to visit the island, where she has relatives, Brunetti finds himself torn between his duty to solve the murders, concerns for Elettra''s safety, and his not entirely..
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At a private school two teenagers are killed by an ex-Army loner who then turns the gun on himself. As Dl John Rebus puts it, "there''s no mystery… except the why". But this..Описание
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