Quietly in Their Sleep
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: May 29th 2007
Pages no: 310
Edition language: English
, Mystery Thriller
, Murder Mystery
, Italian Literature
Series: Commissario Brunetti 6 (#6)
Brunetti recibe una visita de una ex-monja del asilo de ancianos donde está su mamá, quien le cuenta que ella cree que algunas muertes de viejitos en el asilo no fueron accidentales. Le dice que no está segura, que no tiene ni una prueba, pero que tiene toda la tincada, y que más encima cuando pregu...
bookshelves: catholic, italy, mystery-thriller, summer-2010, doo-lally Read from August 24 to 25, 2010 workday mp3BBC R4 - Donna Leon's 'The Death Of Faith'Adapted by Nick McCartyDirected by Jane MorganBroadcast April 30, 2005Commissario Brunetti investigates astrange story brought to him by a n...
workday mp3BBC R4 - Donna Leon's 'The Death Of Faith'Adapted by Nick McCartyDirected by Jane MorganBroadcast April 30, 2005Commissario Brunetti investigates astrange story brought to him by a nun.CastGuido Brunetti - Danny WebbPaola Brunetti - Emma GregoryVianello - Steve HodsonElettra - Jenny Funne...
Brunetti this time faces an adversary much more devious and powerful: a secretive religious organization that has the blessing of the Pope.Leon's tiptoes around the ideas of fanatical religious zealots. The plot never really takes shape and goes in many directions one of which is a pedophile priest ...
Donna Leon takes the mystery genre beyond the standard "who-done-it" and that what makes her novels so enjoyable. The endings of all of the Brunetti novels I have read (most of them) are rather dark and unresolved. She has a very cynical (realistic?) view of the way the Italian world works - or does...