Beastly Things

This summer I spent my free time with Commissario Guido Brunetti, the character created by fiction crime’s writer Donna Leon. In ‘Beastly Things’ the Venetian Commissario is looking into a veterinarian’s manslaughter. The more he digs into the facts the more complicated becomes the case. As usual, Donna Leon links her novels with current social…

The Waters of Eternal Youth

The crime writer Donna Leon offers us her 25th novel of Comissario Brunetti’s series. In this occasion, the Venetian inspector is investigating, by request of a friend of Brunetti’s mother-in-law, the case of a teenage girl who was thrown into the canal fifteen years ago and suffered irreparable brain damage. Despite the request of the…