Blogs in January 2024

Last Testament in Bologna 10th January 2024

Daniel Leicester #5 When an old man makes a bequest to investigate the mysterious death of his son, English detective Daniel Leicester follows a trail leading to one of Bologna’s wealthiest families – makers of some of the world’s...

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Italian Rules 30th April 2023

When Hollywood comes to Bologna, La Dolce Vita turns sweet murder… A famous Hollywood director arrives in Bologna to remake a cult film and the city’s renown cinema archive decides to mark the occasion with a screening of the...

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Requiem in La Rossa 1st May 2022

Daniel Leicester #3 In the sweltering heat of a Bologna summer, a murderer plans their pièce de résistance… Only in Bologna reads the headline in the Carlino after a professor of music is apparently murdered leaving the opera. But...

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Gods of Rome (Rise of Emperors #3) 2nd September 2021

For one to rule, the other must die. 312 AD is a year of horrific and brutal warfare. Constantine’s northern army is a small force, plagued by religious rivalries, but seemingly unstoppable as they invade Maxentius’ Italian heartlands. These...

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The Hunting Season 24th March 2021

A gripping and atmospheric crime thriller set in the beautiful Italian city of Bologna, perfect for fans of Donna Leon, Michael Dibdin and Philip Gwynne Jones. It’s truffle season and in the hills around Bologna the hunt is on...

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