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The Wings of the Sphinx

by Andrea Camilleri Stephen Sartarelli

Food, love, and murder-Sicilian style--in the gripping eleventh installment of The New York Times bestselling Montalbano mystery series. Things are not going well for Inspector Salvo Montalbano. His relationship with Livia is once again on the rocks and-acutely aware of his age-he is beginning to grow weary of the endless violence he encounters. Then a young woman is found dead, her face half shot off and only a tattoo of a sphinx moth giving any hint of her identity. The tattoo links her to three similarly marked girls-all victims of the underworld sex trade-who have been rescued from the Mafia night-club circuit by a prominent Catholic charity. The problem is, Montalbano's inquiries elicit an outcry from the Church and the three other girls are all missing. (Note: 3 pages of glossary of notes at the end.)

The Shape of Water

by Andrea Camilleri Stephen Sartarelli

International Bestseller The discreet lives of Vigata's drug dealers and prostitutes are disrupted when the body of a well-known engineer is found. Although the cause of death is ruled as natural causes, Inspector Salvo Montalbano will pick his way through a labyrinth of high comedy corruption, delicious meals, vendetta firepower, and carefully planted false clues to get to the heart of the matter.

Excursion to Tindari

by Andrea Camilleri Stephen Sartarelli

A young Don Juan is murdered in front of his apartment building. An elderly couple is missing after an excursion to Tindari. Two unrelated cases for Inspector Montalbano to solve?

The Barbarians

by Alessandro Baricco Stephen Sartarelli

From one of Italy's most respected literary voices, a manifesto on the state of global culture and how connectivity is changing the way we experience it. For the gatekeepers of traditional high culture, the rise of young ambitious outsiders has indeed seemed like nothing short of a barbarian invasion. In this concise and powerful manifesto, Alessandro Baricco explores a handful of realms that have been "plundered"-wine, soccer, music, and books-and extrapolates that it is not a case of old values against new but a widespread mutation that we are all part of, leading toward a different way of having experiences and creating meaning.

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