Donna Leon has such a talent for showing bureaucratic stupidity -- in all its many flavors. This story is about Italian illegal adoptions of children. The multiple plots in this book are rather ... Read More
This novel is very different from the other Commissario Guido Brunetti novels. This one is much more thoughtful and sad. It says something about Brunetti's position that he is able to go off on a ... Read More
In this ninth foray into Venetian politics and crime, Donna Leon's writing really shines. Guido Brunetti and his family are involved in a problem -- Was their apartment legally constructed after the ... Read More
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