New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2010.
1st American ed.
262 p. : map ; 24 cm.
"A Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery"--Jacket.
Maps on endpapers.
Under the stifling summer sun, Venice is flooded with tourism. Commissario Guido Brunetti is planning the perfect mountain vacation where he can catch up on his reading. However, before he can go, an old friend has him look into a court corruption case. As he probes deeper, Commissario Brunetti quickly becomes embroiled in a shocking murder case that is linked to his own investigation.