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The Villa of Mysteries

The Villa of Mysteries

Author(s): David Hewson

Location(s): Rome

Genre(s): Mystery, Thriller

Era(s): early 2000s

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When a young woman turns up dead in a peat bog near the banks of the River Tiber, Teresa Lupo, a maverick pathologist, believes she has the victim of an ancient Roman ritual on her hands. She’s wrong. Leo Falcone, the chief inspector, knows this case is recent history and the horror is still very much alive.

So begins an investigation that will take Nic Costa and his team deep into the dark underworld of modern day Rome’s most disturbing and sinister secrets. As they proceed with their enquiries, it soon becomes clear that someone is trying very hard to kill Teresa Lupo. And now another beautiful young woman has gone missing …

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Author: tripfiction

The first mystery is about the publication date of the book itself! I was recently sent a copy to review by the publisher… the publication date inside is given as 2003. If you look...

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