Death and the Olive Grove
An Inspector Bordelli MysteryeBook - 2013
The sequel to the critically acclaimed Death in August, which finds Inspector Bordelli facing a nightmarish murder mysteryIt is April of 1964, and the cruelest month is breeding bad weather and worse news. And plenty of disturbing news is coming to Florence detective Inspector Bordelli. Bordellis friend, Casimiro, insists hes discovered the body of a man in a field above Fiesole. Bordelli races to the scene, but doesnt find any sign of a corpse. Only a couple of days later, a little girl is found at Villa Ventaglio. She has been strangled, and there is a horrible bite mark on her belly. Then another young girl is found murdered, with the same macabre signature. And meanwhile, Casimiro has disappeared without a trace. This new investigation marks the start of one of the darkest periods of Bordellis life: a nightmare without end, as black as the sky above Florence.
Publisher: New York, NY : Pegasus Crime : Open Road, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource