By My Hand (Commissario Ricciardi Series #5)

By My Hand (Commissario Ricciardi Series #5)

by Maurizio de Giovanni


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ISBN-13: 9781609452063
Publisher: Europa Editions, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/05/2014
Series: Commissario Ricciardi Series , #5
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 562,927
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Maurizio de Giovanni lives and works in Naples. He is the author of four previous books in the Commissario Ricciardi series, I Will Have Vengeance, Blood Curse , Everyone in their Place, Day of the Dead, and the contemporary Neapolitan thriller, The Crocodile.

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“In Ricciardi, De Giovanni has created one of the most interesting and well-drawn detectives in fiction, and this book is a real treat that should not be missed by crime lovers.”—The Daily Beast (Weekly “Hot Read”)
“In I Will Have Vengeance The combination of an unusual detective, historical setting and Italian opera was impossible to resist.”—
“A wonderfully suspenseful novel in which de Giovanni restores life to the cliché of the world-weary detective”—Kirkus Starred Review
“Such detailed images in the novel that will haunt me for a long time to come”—Books and Writers
“A colorful novel that imparts a strong sense of time and place...there’s more than a touch of Agatha Christie in this tale”—Curious book fans

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By My Hand 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The characters are further enriched here. It is a grest pleasure to read. Naples and the Facist regime provide the reader with a very real sense of the times. This is his best book to date
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed this book, can't wait for #6 . . For a really good detective series read The Javier Falcon series in Seville, by Robert Wilson