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Summary

This novel sees police secretary Signorina Elettra drawn into danger, as she volunteers to go undercover among the clam fishermen of the Venetian Lagoon. And Commissario Brunetti finds himself torn between duty and his feelings for her.
©2001 Donna Leon; (P)2001 Random House Audiobooks

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"Goes from strength to strength...clever, vivid, and wholly absorbing." (The Observer)

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  • Robert
  • Hampton, Middx, United Kingdom
  • 03-12-09

A good read

This is one of the shorter Commissario Brunetti novels, and is set just outside Venice, on the island of Pallestrina. Beautifully read by Andrew Sachs, A Sea of Troubles has a more melodramatic ending than some Donna Leon's other books.