Doctored Evidence: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery

# Read ^ Doctored Evidence: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery by Donna Leon ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB. Doctored Evidence: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery As Brunetti learns more of the victims bad character, it appears that the crime may not be motivated by greed after all.. But when the old womans neighbor returns from a business trip in London, it becomes clear that the maid could not have committed the crime. As the runaway maids train is leaving Italy for Romania, she is approached by the border police, runs away, and is killed as she crosses the tracks in front of an oncoming train. Case closed. She has a considerable sum of money on her

Doctored Evidence: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery

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Rating : 4.32 (631 Votes)
Asin : 0802146015
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 304 Pages
Publish Date : 2016-08-16
Language : English

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As Brunetti learns more of the victim's bad character, it appears that the crime may not be motivated by greed after all.. But when the old woman's neighbor returns from a business trip in London, it becomes clear that the maid could not have committed the crime. As the runaway maid's train is leaving Italy for Romania, she is approached by the border police, runs away, and is killed as she crosses the tracks in front of an oncoming train. Case closed. She has a considerable sum of money on her and her papers are obviously fake. Commissario Guido Brunetti decides - unofficially - to take the case on himself. When the body of an wealthy elderly woman is found, brutally murdered in her Venetian flat, the police suspect her maid, who has disappeared

Not her best, but a great read. It amazes me how much the city of Venice is a character in the Guido Brunetti novels. In this one, it's summer, and the merciless heat, lack of even a breath of air, and milling crowds of tourists are getting Guido Brunetti down.Vice Questore Patta is spending most of his summer in the swimming pool, but his minions are still screwing up. Brunetti . Fully developed characters and such wonderful insight into Italian government and society fill this great Susan Judge Brunetti and his family and co-workers solve yet another vexing crime in Venice. Fully developed characters and such wonderful insight into Italian government and society fill this great story.. Fred Camfield said A murder mixed with fine dining. This Commissario Brunetti mystery is written in a similar style to Roderic Jeffries novels about Inspector Alvarez set in Majorca (see "An Intriguing Murder," etc.). The present novel is set in Venice. The investigation of the murder of an elderly woman is mixed in with Brunetti's interaction and conflicts with other police, Brunetti's home life, a

The case seems closed until a neighbor returns from a trip, claiming the housekeeper's innocence. Hardworking, cynical Brunetti, devoted to his family, succulent meals and justice, an honest man in a corrupt police department, takes over the case. All rights reserved. When greedy, curmudgeonly Maria Grazia Battestini is murdered, the Venetian police suspect her Romanian housekeeper, whom they shoot when she tries to evade questioning. . From Publishers Weekly While a bit too slow to rank among her best, Leon's 13th atmospheric Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery (after 2003's Uniform Justice) still offers many pleasures, including a clever puzzle. Brunetti suspects that her lawyer, Roberta Marieschi, and niece, Graziella

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