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THROUGH A GLASS, DARKLY

by | Read by David Colacci

Mystery & Suspense • 8.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2006

David Colacci's performance brings an unhurried elegance to Leon's unique detective, Commisario Guido Brunetti. He creates a Venice you can feel in your bones, "cold and damp in winter and hot and damp in summer." Colacci's interpretation of each well-drawn personality is as fresh as the first day of spring, the day Brunetti and his assistant, Vianello, try to help eco-protester Marco Ribetti. Later, a murder at Ribetti's father-in-law's glass factory has Brunetti hunting the killer. Dealing with political corruption, toxic waste, and clues found in Dante's DIVINE COMEDY, Colacci shifts from unaccented narration to a wide range of completely believable Italian accents, never missing a beat, never overstating or slipping into obvious stereotype. S.J.H. © AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine [Published: OCT/ NOV 06]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Audio Partners • 2006

CS ISBN 157270540X $31.95 • Six cassettes

CD ISBN 1572705396 $31.95 • Seven CDs

 

Library Ed. • BBC Audiobooks America • 2006

CS ISBN 0792740122 $54.95 • Six cassettes

CD ISBN 0792740130 $74.95 • Seven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 0792742192 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

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