book cover of Carte Blanche
Added by 1 of our members

Carte Blanche

(The first book in the Commissario De Luca series)
A novel by

"Carlo Lucarelli is the great promise of Italian crime writing."-La Stampa

April 1945, Italy. Commissario De Luca is heading up a dangerous investigation into the private lives of the rich and powerful during the frantic final days of the facist regime. The hierarchy has guaranteed De Luca their full cooperation, just so long as he arrests the "right" suspect. The house of cards built by Mussolini in the last months of WWII is collapsing and De Luca faces a world mired in sadistic sex, dirty money, drugs and murder.

Genre: Mystery

Similar books by other authors

Ghosts of the Past
(Inspector Bordelli, book 6)
Marco Vichi
Murder in Chianti
(Tuscan Mystery, book 1)
Camilla Trinchieri
(Bruno, Chief of Police Investigation)
Martin Walker

Used availability for Carlo Lucarelli's Carte Blanche

Paperback Editions

June 2006 : USA Paperback

Title: Carte Blanche
Author(s): Carlo Lucarelli
ISBN: 1-933372-15-X / 978-1-933372-15-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Europa Editions
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU