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Refiners Fire 33

Leon Donna

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BOOK DETAILS

Price: $34.99
Format: Paperback / softback
ISBN13: 9781529154375
Published: July 2024

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This is a new book. Condition: Brand New.

Brunetti returns with a gripping and powerful case about the murkiness of power and a test of loyalties

When two teenage gangs are arrested after clashing violently in one of Venice's campi, the son of a local hero is implicated. But when Commissario Guido Brunetti is asked by a wealthy foreigner to vet this man, Monforte, for a job, he discovers that Monforte might not be such a hero after all.

This seeming contradiction, and a brutal attack on one of Brunetti's colleagues by a possible gang member, concentrate Brunetti's attentions. Soon, he discovers the sordid hypocrisy surrounding Monforte's past, culminating in a fiery meeting of two gangs and a final opportunity for redemption.

A Refiner's Fire is Donna Leon at her very best- an elegant, sophisticated storyteller whose indelible characters become richer with each book, and who constantly interrogates the ambiguity between moral and legal justice.

Book details and technical specifications

Format: Paperback / softback
ISBN13: 9781529154375
Published: July 2024

Number of pages: 288
Width: 152 mm
Height: 233 mm
Depth: 21 mm

Publisher: Cornerstone

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