Chief Superintendent Michele Ferrara knows that the beautiful surface of his adopted city, Florence, hides dark undercurrents. When called in to investigate a series of brutal and apparently random murders, his intuition is confirmed. Distrusted by his superiors and pilloried by the media, Ferrara finds time running out as the questions pile up. Is there a connection between the murders and the threatening letters he has received? Are his old enemies, the Calabrian Mafia, involved? And what part is played by a beautiful young woman facing a heart-rending decision, a priest troubled by a secret from his past, and an American journalist fascinated by the darker side of life? Ferrara confronts the murky underbelly of Florence in an investigation that will put not only his career but also his life on the line. (

Author

Michele Giuttari

Michele Giuttari is former head of the Florence Police Force (1995-2003), where he was responsible for re-opening the Monster of Florence case and jailing several key Mafia figures.

Country of Origin

Books:

Series: Michele Ferrara

ISBN
9780349120058
Year of Publication
Publisher
Book Number (in series)
1
Location
Review A FLORENTINE DEATH - Michele Giuttari
Karen Chisholm
Friday, September 12, 2008

Add new comment

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.