By Giorgio Faletti
From a bestselling Italian writer comes a sharply saw new secret set within the seedy underworld of Seventies Milan
Giorgio Faletti's first mystery, I Kill, took Europe via hurricane, promoting over 5 million copies. The Corriere della Sera, Italy's prime newspaper, topped him "the maximum Italian writer." In 2010, with the explosive book of A Pimp's Notes, Faletti received foreign star as a author of world-class, tightly wound, psychologically nuanced thrillers.
it is 1978. Italy has simply been stunned by way of the abduction of the baby-kisser Aldo Moro through the left-leaning terrorist workforce the purple Brigades. In Milan, the higher type maintains to amuse itself in luxurious eating places, underground golf equipment, and cabarets. this can be Bravo's milieu. Enigmatic and cynical, Bravo makes his dwelling catering to the tastes, fantasies, and fetishes of the rich and wicked. while the mysterious Carla enters his existence, what starts off as a clandestine romance quick turns into a nightmare that may remodel Bravo right into a guy sought after by way of the police, via equipped crime, or even via the crimson Brigades. because the internet round him tightens, Bravo should be pressured to confront the violence of the days during which he lives in addition to his personal connections to the political and felony networks that keep watch over modern Italy.
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