Your basket is empty

Your shopping basket is empty.

Thrillers/detective stories > Involuntary witness

Thrillers/detective stories Involuntary witness

  • By Gianrico Carofiglio
  • Price: £7.99
  • ISBN: 9781904738527
  • Availability: Out of stock - expected on 05/10/2020 if you order today
  • Not a catalogue item - details provisional

Buying Options

A nine-year-old boy is found murdered at the bottom of a well near a popular beach resort in southern Italy. In what looks like a hopeless case for Guido Guerrieri, counsel for the defence, a Senegalese peddler is accused of the crime. Faced with small-town racism fuelled by the recent immigration from Africa, Guido attempts to exploit the esoteric workings of the Italian courts. More than a perfectly paced legal thriller, this relentless suspense novel transcends the genre. A powerful attack on racism, and a fascinating insight into the Italian judicial process, it is also an affectionate portrait of a deeply humane hero.

Title details

Series Thrillers/detective stories Title Involuntary witness
Subject Italian Language English
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date August 2005 Authors Gianrico Carofiglio
Binding Paperback Pages 274
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 180
ESB Code 55583 ISBN 9781904738527
Inspection Copy No Delivery Out of stock - expected on 05/10/2020 if you order today
  Price £7.99

Reviews

In order to add your own review to this title you must first log in so that we can validate your feedback.

You may also be interested in

Game for Five

By Marco Malvaldi

The first installment in the Bar Lume Series. At the Bar Lume, in a small coasta...

read more...

The Age of Doubt

By Andrea Camilleri

As seen on TV: now a major BBC4 television series. A chance encounter with a str...

read more...

Other titles in this series

I bastardi di Pizzofalcone

By Maurizio De Giovanni

Non hanno neanche il tempo di fare conoscenza, i nuovi investigatori del commiss...

read more...

Il pianto dell'alba.Ultima ombra per il commissario Ricciardi

By Maurizio De Giovanni

Con un colpo di scena struggente il commissario Ricciardi chiude il suo ciclo. "...

read more...

L'isola delle anime

By Piergiorgio Pulixi

Li chiamano cold case. Sono le inchieste senza soluzione, il veleno che corrompe...

read more...

L'istituto

By Stephen King

È notte fonda a Minneapolis, quando un misterioso gruppo di persone si intr...

read more...

La regola dell'equilibrio

By Gianrico Carofiglio

è una primavera strana, indecisa, come l'umore di Guido Guerrieri. Messo al...

read more...

We use cookies to help make our website better.

We use cookies to help make our website better. At the moment, your preferences prevent us from using cookies. If you are happy with this please click here or simply continue to use our website. Otherwise find out more and amend your preferences here.

How we use cookies

You currently have the following cookie configuration. You can change the cookies you accept by ticking or unticking the relevant boxes.

You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies

Close

Coronavirus

PLEASE NOTE: delivery services in the UK and overseas are running slower than usual.

Dismiss notification

X