Death in Autumn

Death in Autumn

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The body of a woman, clad only in a fur coat and jewelry, is found floating in the Arno at dawn. Marshal Guarnaccia of the Florentine carabinieri identifies her as a missing hotel guest. But how and why did she die? Was it a bizarre suicide? Or murder?
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Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 129 x 191 x 12mm | 172g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1569472963
  • 9781569472965
  • 289,912

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Praise for Magdalen Nabb

"The exquisite sensibility of Magdalen Nabb's police procedurals has all to do with the feeling of displacement that haunts her sensitively observed characters."
-The New York Times Book Review

"Every word should be savored."
-Washington Post Book World

"The best mystery news in ages is that Soho is restoring to the canon Magdalen Nabb and her tremendous creation, Marshal Guarnaccia of the Italian Police in Florence."
-Chicago Tribune

"Nabb continues to extend conventions of the police procedural to suit her own intriguing vision and purpose."
-The Philadelphia Inquirer
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Magdalen Nabb is so good she's awesome." --"The Philadelphia Inquirer"
"The standard police procedural . . . is transformed into a stylish mystery with delicacy and elegance." --"The Washington Post Book World"
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About Magdalen Nabb

Magdalen Nabb was born and educated in England. She has lived in Florence since 1975.
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Rating details

197 ratings
3.54 out of 5 stars
5 12% (23)
4 42% (82)
3 37% (73)
2 9% (18)
1 1% (1)
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