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The Temptation of Forgiveness (Brunetti #27)

The Temptation of Forgiveness (Brunetti #27)

Author: Donna Leon
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As the twenty-seventh novel unfolds in Donna Leon¿s exquisite chronicle of Venetian life in all its blissful and sordid aspects, Brunetti pursues several false and contradictory leads while growing ever more impressed by the intuition of his fellow Commissario, Claudia Griffoni, and by the endless resourcefulness and craftiness of Signorina Elettra, Patta¿s secretary and gate-keeper. Exasperated by the petty bureaucracy that constantly bedevils him and threatens to expose Signorina Elettra, Brunetti is steadied by the embrace of his own family and by his passion for the classics. This predilection leads him to read Sophocles¿ Antigone, and, in its light, consider the terrible consequences to which the actions of a tender heart can lead.

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General Fields

  • : 9781785151965
  • : Random House
  • : William Heinemann
  • : February 2018
  • : 216mm X 135mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 320
  • : Paperback