By Antonio Manzini

ISBN-10: 0062354671

ISBN-13: 9780062354679

From the bestselling writer of Black Run comes Antonio Manzini’s enchanting moment secret novel that includes detective Rocco Schiavone.

Six months after being exiled from his cherished Rome, Deputy Police leader Rocco Schiavone has settled right into a regimen within the chilly, quiet, chronically backward alpine city of Aosta: an coffee at domestic, breakfast within the piazza, and a morning joint in his office.

A little self-medication is helping Rocco take care of the morons that nearly solely include the neighborhood strength. particularly on an afternoon like this day. It’s his girlfriend’s birthday (if you may name her that; in his brain, Rocco’s basically trustworthy to his overdue wife), he has no gift—and he’s approximately to bump into a corpse.

It starts whilst a maid studies a housebreaking in Aosta. yet there’s no signal of pressured access, and after Rocco selections the lock, he notices whatever off in regards to the rigorously ransacked rooms. That’s whilst he reveals the physique: a lady, the maid’s service provider, left striking after a grisly suicide. Or is it? Rocco’s instinct tells him the scene has been staged. In different phrases, it’s murder—a ache within the ass of the top order.

In this fashionable overseas secret, Antonio Manzini additional establishes Rocco Schiavone as the most acerbic, advanced, and exciting antiheroes crime fiction has visible in years.

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