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Dressed for Death

A Guido Brunetti Mystery
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HarperCollins Publishers
Mystery fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Crime & mystery, Mystery & Detective - Ge
SeriesCommissario Guido Brunetti (3)
The Physical Object
FormatMass Market Paperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9242669M
ISBN 100061094188
ISBN 139780061094187

In Dressed for Death, the third novel in the series, the examples of profiteering and favoritism are abundant, especially within the Venice police and an institution linked to the Catholic Church.

An engaging plot. Dressed for Death begins with the discovery in a field of a man’s dead body dressed in drag/5().

In Dressed for Death, the third novel in the series, the examples of profiteering and favoritism are abundant, especially within the Venice police and an institution linked to the Catholic Church. An engaging plot Dressed for Death begins with the discovery in a field Dressed for Death book a man’s dead body dressed in drag/5().

Dressed for Death (A Drew Farthering Mystery Book #4) by [Deering, Julianna]Dressed for Death is the fourth book in the Drew Farthering Mystery Books.

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The Fartherings went to a Regency era costume party to celebrate being married for 6 months. While there they come upon Talbot Cummins and Alice, his fiancee, who seem less that happy/5(). Dressed for Death (A Drew Farthering Mystery Book #4) by [Deering, Julianna]Dressed for Death is the fourth book in the Drew Farthering Mystery Books.

The Fartherings went to a Regency era costume party to celebrate being married for 6 months. While there they come upon Talbot Cummins and Alice, his fiancee, who seem less that happy.4/5. Dressed for Death Donna Leon, Author HarperCollins Publishers $20 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

ARTICLES Buy this book. Dressed for Death, the third novel in this international best-selling series is classic Brunetti/5(35).

Dressed For Death is an illustrated collection of twelve short horror stories- of ghosts, When phantoms step out of the black, with their shadowed bodies and empty eyes, how could you possibly know what they want. You wouldn’t stop to ask, of course. Run like the devil’s at your heels, back where there’s some light/5(9).

Dressed to Kill, the 3rd book in Donna Leons Commissario Brunetti Series starts with a body found behind a slaughterhouse in Marghera.

Despite the case falling under the Mestre police department, Brunetti is sent to investigate due to a shortage of detectives in that station/5. Dressed for Death in Burgundy by Susan C. Shea is book 2 in the French Village Mystery series. While it is book 2 in the series, I think it can definitely be read as a standalone novel.

The characters include an ex-pat and other locals in a French village/5. You're dressed for death when you're wearing a red Dressed for Death book, red pumps, and red lingerie—especially if you're Leonardo Mascari, director of the Venice branch of the Bank of Verona, fatally beaten in the Venetian suburb of Mestre.

The New York Times–bestselling series and its Italian detective explore the seedy underworld of Venice: “Procedural writing at its best” (The Washington Post).

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Commissario Guido Brunetti’s hopes for a refreshing family holiday in the mountains are once again dashed when a gruesome discovery is made in Marghera—a body so badly beaten the face is completely /5(22).

In Dressed for Death, the third novel in the series, the examples of profiteering and favoritism are abundant, especially within the Venice police and an institution linked to the Catholic Church. An engaging plot Dressed for Death begins with the discovery in a field of a man’s dead body dressed in drag/5.

With The Anonymous Venetian (retitled by the American publisher as Dressed for Death), the Guido Brunetti mysteries reach their full power for the first time.

As with Donna Leon's earlier books, The Anonymous Venetian features a corpse that's prepared and deposited to create maximum confusion for the police.5/5(5).

Editions for Dressed for Death: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published. With an engaging cast, the rare realistic depiction of a good, modern marriage, a sideways look at a budding mystery-writer, and a real head-scratcher of a murder plot, Dressed for Death in Burgundy is a box of delights!" -Catriona McPherson, award-winning author of.

The Man Who Went Up in Smoke by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö - Duration: The Mystery Audiobo views. This book is also titled as 'Dressed for Death' by another publisher.

So, be careful when you order. The story is very elaboratem and, in addition, you will get a glimpse of the daily life of an ordinary Italian family/5(82). Dressed for Death #4, in the Drew Farthering Mystery, by Julianna DeeringAttending a costume party should mean an entertaining evening.

But not when murder crashes the event/5(33). Dressed for Death A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery, —The New York Times Book Review "Despite the gruesome way in which this murder, and subsequent ones, take place, it's really a cheery, breezy mystery, filled with good humor and adventure.

The ending can only leave the reader waiting avidly for the next time we meet Brunetti and his. Donna Leon has won many awards for her books including the Suntory Mystery Fiction Grand Prize for her first novel Death at La Fenice, the Golden Book Award from the Austrian Booksellers Association, the International Deutscher Krimi Preis, 3rd place, for Dressed for Death, the CWA Silver Dagger Award for Friends in High Places, the Chorine.

With Dressed for Death (originally titled as The Anonymous Venetian), the Guido Brunetti mysteries reach their full power for the first time. As with Donna Leon's earlier books, Dressed for Death features a corpse that's prepared and deposited to /5().

Dressed for Death Book Summary and Study Guide Donna Leon Booklist Donna Leon Message Board Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Dressed for Death In the third of a series, Venice police commissario Guido Brunetti is sent to examine a body in.

Dressed for Death: Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries Donna Leon Penguin Paperback pages October The return of a favorite sleuth is always welcome, and Donna Leon kindly brings back Commissario Guido Brunetti to the mystery lover's plate for another taste of the sophisticated cuisine, politics, and myriad body language signals of.

Click to read more about Dressed for Death by Donna Leon. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(42). Dressed for Death.

Written by Julianna Deering Review by Beth Turza. The newest Drew Farthering mystery is set in a British manor house belonging to the parents of Drew’s college chum. Drew and Madeline are celebrating six months of marriage and look forward to a Regency dress-up weekend with : Julianna Deering.

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Home; Dressed for Death; All formats/editions. beaten beyond recognition, is found dressed in red shoes and a dress. The victim is not a transvestite but the president of a bank, so Brunetti must unravel a web of corporate welfare fraud and sex scandals.

Recorded Books is the largest independent producer of audiobooks. The Masque of the Red Death Summary. The ball takes place in a suite of seven rooms, each one dressed up in a different color: blue, purple, green, orange, white, violet, and black.

The black room, which looks like death, is awfully creepy—it's got dark black walls, blood red windows, and big black clock which chimes so eerily every hour.

With an engaging cast, the rare realistic depiction of a good, modern marriage, a sideways look at a budding mystery-writer, and a real head-scratcher of a murder plot, Dressed for Death in Burgundy is a box of delights!" -Catriona McPherson, award-winning author of the Dandy Gilver series.

Dressed For Death / The Anonymous Venetian By Donna Leon - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

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Publication date Topics Brunetti, Guido (Fictitious character), Pages:. "Dressed for Death" by Julianna Deering I've been wanting to read Julianna Deering's mysteries starring Drew Farthering for several years now, but I've just never gotten around to them.

And now I've read the fourth book in the series first, which is a bit topsy-turvy, but I fully intend to go read the first three books : Hamlette (Rachel).Notes: The Anonymous Venetian was also published as Dressed for Death.A Venetian Reckoning was also published under the title Death and Alta is also known as Death in High Death of Faith is also titled Quietly in Their ti’s Cookbook was also published using the title A Taste of Venice: At Table with Brunetti and was co .The Dressed for Death Mystery book series by Darlene Franklin includes books Gunfight at Grace Gulch and A String Of Murders.

See the complete Dressed for Death Mystery series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.