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The waters of eternal youth

Donna Leon

The waters of eternal youth

by Donna Leon

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Written in English

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  • Police,
  • Cold cases (Criminal investigation),
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Hired to investigate a suspicious near-drowning that left a girl permanently brain damaged years earlier, Brunetti struggles to determine if a crime was actually committed, in a case set against a backdrop of dynamic transitions in contemporary Venice.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDonna Leon
    SeriesA Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery, Thorndike Press large print mystery, Thorndike Press large print mystery series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3562.E534 W38 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination413 pages (large print)
    Number of Pages413
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27205135M
    ISBN 101410486931
    ISBN 109781410486936
    LC Control Number2016001160
    OCLC/WorldCa930257486

    THE WATERS OF ETERNAL YOUTH by Donna Leon a Mystery book ISBN ISBN with cover, excerpt, author notes, review link, and availability. Buy a copy today! Editions for The Waters of Eternal Youth: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition published in

      In The Waters of Eternal Youth, the twenty-fifth instalment in the bestselling Brunetti series, our Commissario finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a crime at all. Brunetti is investigating a cold case by request of the grand Contessa Lando-Continui, a friend of Brunetti’s mother-in /5(). "Donna Leon's 25th Guido Brunetti mystery, The Waters of Eternal Youth, is cause for celebration and a great read, both for travelers and those staying at home. Leon brilliantly exposes the corrupt world of Venice and how its past and present are often linked /5().

      Her latest book, The Waters of Eternal Youth, the 25th Brunetti mystery, is every bit as smart and intriguing as the first book was a quarter-century ago. Despite the book's title, however, time. In Donna Leons Commissario Guido Brunetti series, the Venetian inspector has been called on to investigate many things, from shocking to petty crimes. But in The Waters of Eternal Youth, the 25th novel in this celebrated series, Brunetti finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a case at n years ago, a teenage girl fell into a canal late at night. Unable to swim, she went.


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Included with a Kindle Unlimited membership. Read with Kindle Unlimited/5(). Verified Purchase. I've read all of Donna Leon's Commissario Guido Brunetti mysteries and "The Waters of Eternal Youth" has one of the most pitiful victims, nastiest villains, and most satisfying endings in this rich, evocative series about life and death in Venice/5().

The Waters of Eternal Youth by Donna Leon In the twenty-fifth novel in Donna Leon’s celebrated and bestselling series, Venetian Commissario Guido Brunetti finds himself caught up in a tragedy that befell a girl fifteen years earlier. I've read all of Donna Leon's Commissario Guido Brunetti mysteries and "The Waters of Eternal Youth" has one of the most pitiful victims, nastiest villains, and most satisfying endings in this rich, evocative series about life and death in Venice/5().

In Donna Leon’s Commissario Guido Brunetti series, the Venetian inspector has been called on to investigate many things, from shocking to petty crimes.

But in The Waters of Eternal Youth, the 25th novel in this celebrated series, Brunetti finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a case at all. By Ian G.

Wilson. The titles of Donna Leon’s books are always evocative, but her latest mystery, The Waters of Eternal Youth, has a particularly fascinating one. Nothing in the novel points to a Fountain of Youth, where drinking replenishes one’s physical beauty.

The waters here are those of a Venetian canal, out of which the victim, Manuela, was pulled, on the point of death, fifteen years ago. THE WATERS OF ETERNAL YOUTH From the Commissario Guido Brunetti series, Vol.

25 by Donna Leon ‧ RELEASE DATE: March 8, Venice might be sinking into the sea, but as long as Commissario Guido Brunetti is around, there will be someone to make sure the city doesn't become a total swamp of cynicism and corruption. The Waters of Eternal Youth is awash in the rhythms and concerns of contemporary Venetian life, from historical preservation, to housing, to new waves of African migrants, all circling the haunting story of a woman trapped in a perpetual childhood.

The Waters of Eternal Youth Also by Donna Leon Death at La Fenice Death in a Strange Country Dressed for Death Death and Judgment Acqua Alta Quietly in Their Sleep A Noble Radiance Fatal Remedies Friends in High Places A Sea of Troubles Willful Behaviour Uniform Justice Doctored Evidence Blood from a Stone Through a Glass, Darkly Suffer the 4/5(32).

But in The Waters of Eternal Youth, the 25th novel in this celebrated series, Brunetti finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a case at all. Fifteen years ago, a teenage girl fell into a canal late at night. Unable to swim, she went under and started to : The Waters of Eternal Youth Donna Leon.

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press. 0 2 0 Summary The twenty-fifth mystery in the New York Times–bestselling series “is cause for celebration Leon brilliantly exposes the corrupt world of Venice” (Bay Area Reporter). Book Summary In Donna Leon's Commissario Guido Brunetti series, the Venetian inspector has been called on to investigate many things, from shocking to petty crimes.

But in The Waters of Eternal Youth, the 25th novel in this celebrated series, Brunetti finds himself drawn into. Awash in the haunting story of a woman trapped in a damaged perpetual childhood and the rhythms and concerns of contemporary Venetian life, from historical preservation to housing to new waves of African migrants, The Waters of Eternal Youth is another wonderful addition to this series.

“Donna Leon’s Venetian mysteries never disappoint/5(32). But in The Waters of Eternal Youth, the 25th novel in this celebrated series, Brunetti finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a case at all. Fifteen years ago, a teenage girl fell into a canal late at night.

Unable to swim, she went under and started to drown, only surviving thanks to a nearby man, an alcoholic, who heard her splashes. Awash in the haunting story of a woman trapped in a damaged perpetual childhood and the rhythms and concerns of contemporary Venetian life, from historical preservation to housing to new waves of African migrants, The Waters of Eternal Youth is another wonderful addition to this series/5().

In The Waters of Eternal Youth, the twenty-fifth instalment in the bestselling Brunetti series, our Commissario finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a crime at all.

Brunetti is investigating a cold case by request of the grand Contessa Lando-Continui, a friend of Brunetti's mother-in-law. Fifteen years ago the Contessa's teenage granddaughter, Manuela, was found drowning in a Category: Fiction Books > Crime And Mystery.

Description In The Waters of Eternal Youth, the twenty-fifth instalment in the bestselling Brunetti series, our Commissario finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a crime at all. Brunetti is investigating a cold case by request of the grand Contessa Lando-Continui, a friend of Brunetti's mother-in /5(K).

More By and About This Author Commissario Guido Brunetti looks into a year-old mystery in bestseller Leon’s poignant 25th outing for the Venetian police inspector (after ’s Falling in Love).

‎ The twenty-fifth mystery in the New York Times –bestselling series “is cause for celebration Leon brilliantly exposes the corrupt world of Venice” (Bay Area Reporter). At a fundraising dinner for a Venetian charity, a wealthy and aristocra 3/5(2). Get this from a library! The waters of eternal youth.

[Donna Leon] -- Commissario Brunetti is investigating a cold case by request of the grand Contessa Lando-Continui. 15 years ago her teenage granddaughter, Manuela, was found drowning in a canal. She was rescued at. In The Waters of Eternal Youth, the twenty-fifth instalment in the bestselling Brunetti series, our Commissario finds himself drawn into a case that may not be a crime at all.

Brunetti is investigating a cold case by request of the grand Contessa Lando-Continui, a friend of Brunetti’s mother-in /5(16).Start your review of List Series: Donna Leon: Series Reading Order: The Waters of Eternal Youth, Guido Brunetti Books, Guido Brunetti Non-fiction Books, Standalone Novels, Non-fiction Books by Donna Leon.

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