Darkness for the Bastards of Pizzofalcone

Available

Product Details

Price
$17.00  $15.64
Publisher
Europa Editions
Publish Date
Pages
336
Dimensions
5.3 X 8.1 X 1.0 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781609453374

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Maurizio de Giovanni's Commissario Ricciardi books are bestsellers across Europe, having sold well over 1 million copies. De Giovanni is also the author of the contemporary Neapolitan thriller, The Crocodile (Europa, 2013) and the new contemporary Neapolitan series, The Bastards of Pizzofalcone. He lives in Naples with his family.

Antony Shugaar's translations for Europa Editions include For Grace Recieved by Valeria Parrella, Everybody's Right by Paolo Sorrentino, Fabio Bartolomei's Alfa Romeo 1300 and Other Miracles, and Margherita Dolce Vita by Stefano Benni.

Reviews

Praise for the Commissario Ricciardi Series
"De Giovanni has created one of the most interesting and well-drawn detectives in fiction."
"The Daily Beast"
"Impossible to resist."
"Crimetime UK"
"Ricciardi is an intriguing detective."
"Library Journal"
"Reading a novel by Maurizio de Giovanni is like stepping into a Vittorio De Sica movie."
"The New York Times"
"The author's elegant style ennobles the wretched lives he views with such compassion."
"The New York Times Book Review""
Praise for the Commissario Ricciardi Series
"De Giovanni has created one of the most interesting and well-drawn detectives in fiction."
The Daily Beast
"Impossible to resist."
Crimetime UK
"Ricciardi is an intriguing detective."
Library Journal
"Reading a novel by Maurizio de Giovanni is like stepping into a Vittorio De Sica movie."
The New York Times
"The author's elegant style ennobles the wretched lives he views with such compassion."
The New York Times Book Review
"[de Giovanni] explores an imperfect and truthful compassion, and finds that fragile place inside the bastards that resists the heavy hand of fated suffering."
Los Angeles Review of Books"
Praise for Darkness for the Bastards of Pizzofalcone

"The police characters are flawed, lovable, and believable - you cannot but take to them.... Naples comes through loud and clear in the story."
--Tripfiction

Praise for the Commissario Ricciardi Series

"De Giovanni has created one of the most interesting and well-drawn detectives in fiction."
--The Daily Beast

"Impossible to resist."
--Crimetime UK

"Ricciardi is an intriguing detective."
--Library Journal

"Reading a novel by Maurizio de Giovanni is like stepping into a Vittorio De Sica movie."
--The New York Times

"The author's elegant style ennobles the wretched lives he views with such compassion."
--The New York Times Book Review

"[de Giovanni] explores an imperfect and truthful compassion, and finds that fragile place inside the bastards that resists the heavy hand of fated suffering."
--Los Angeles Review of Books