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Death under a Tuscan sun / Michele Giuttari ; translated by Isabelle Kaufeler.

By: Giuttari, Michele, 1950- [author.].
Contributor(s): Kaufeler, Isabelle [translator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Giuttari, Michele, Michele Ferrara: book 7.Description: 406 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781408706008 ; 9781408706015 .Subject(s): Ferrara, Michele (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Police -- Italy -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery stories.DDC classification: 853.92 Summary: In a dark and fetid prison cell, serial killer Daniele de Robertis plans his retribution. The betrayals he has suffered haunt his dreams. One night, he escapes. After a prominent lawyer and his wife are viciously murdered at their home in the Tuscan countryside, police inspecting the scene find a series of terrifying photographs: nine women, slaughtered. It is Florentine police chief Michele Ferrara's worst nightmare: a case involving the untouchable men and women at the top of Italian society, a dark and powerful cult which knows no bounds, and mounting victims. Amongst a web of obsession, manipulation and violence, Ferrara has no choice but to face his demons.
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In his dark and fetid prison cell, serial killer Daniele de Robertis plans his retribution. The betrayals he has suffered haunt his dreams until, one night, he escapes.In a small, beautiful village in the Tuscan countryside a prominent lawyer and his wife are murdered. As the police inspect the scene they find nine terrifying photographs: nine women, slaughtered.It is Florentine Police Chief Michele Ferrara's worst nightmare: a case involving the untouchable men and women at the top of Italian society, a dark and powerful cult which knows no bounds, and mounting victims. Amongst a web of obsession, manipulation and violence, Ferrara must face his demons.DEATH UNDER A TUSCAN SUN is an incredibly gripping and atmospheric work of detective fiction, written with incomparable authenticity by former Florentine police chief Michele Giuttari.

In a dark and fetid prison cell, serial killer Daniele de Robertis plans his retribution. The betrayals he has suffered haunt his dreams. One night, he escapes. After a prominent lawyer and his wife are viciously murdered at their home in the Tuscan countryside, police inspecting the scene find a series of terrifying photographs: nine women, slaughtered. It is Florentine police chief Michele Ferrara's worst nightmare: a case involving the untouchable men and women at the top of Italian society, a dark and powerful cult which knows no bounds, and mounting victims. Amongst a web of obsession, manipulation and violence, Ferrara has no choice but to face his demons.

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12/10/2015

Powerful and atmospheric thriller. Brilliant book.

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