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Photos Add Image Add an image Do you have any images for this title? At the same time, the story has all the same characters, relationships, and dialogue that together with Montalbano’s quirkiness have kept me reading through eighteen books. Montalbano is a Sicilian through and through. In Game of MirrorsInspector Montalbano and his colleagues are stumped when two bombs explode outside empty warehouses—one of which is connected to a big-time drug dealer. You might also pick up several new recipes to try along the way.

Il gioco degli specchi by Andrea Camilleri

That hasn’t changed, although it does seem to me that Camilleri has taken a more serious direction this time around. Game of Mirrors ip plac Ah the great Montalbano, lover of justice and seafood. Silver rated it it was amazing Jan 26, I think this one – number 18 – has softened the formula up.

He also contrasts Sicilian vernacular with Italian to great end. What makes the Inspector Montalbano novels so enjoyable is the quirky nature not only of the characters but the plots which are filled with a slecchi matching that of the protagonist.

Italian Dolby Digital 2. Camilleri degoi lives in Rome where he works as a TV and theatre director. Giorgio added it Feb 07, In he returned to the Academy of Dramatic Arts, holding the chair of Movie Direction, and occupying it for 20 years.


Vittorio Felaco added it Aug 28, Plus, since my family is from Southern Italy, I’m far more familiar with the food that Montalbano is enjoying. The accented dialogue is plain annoying.

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In he returned to the Academy of Dramatic Arts, holding the chair of Movie Direction, and occupying it for 20 years.

Perhaps the bombs were meant to be a warning. This was partially made up for in Montalbano’s wit which was one of the highlights of the book.

Eager to hear of the latest great meals eaten, how the mutual acquaintances are faring and yes of course be reassuringly led through a Sicilian mystery. His thinking is in their mode so that he can read between the lines when the suspects he questions begin to talk.

His girlfriend is from Genoa. How to unravel it all is left to Montalbano as only he can put it all together. Il gioco degli specchi 22 Apr As a matter of fact, his parents knew Pirandello and were even distant friends, as he tells in his essay on Pirandello “Biography of the changed son”.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Either the Sicilian manners supreme in languorous coffee, wine, or delectable morsel accompanied- or the female matron aggression to offend first and so not “finish last” or outside the loop of the in the know power. From to Camilleri studied stage and film direction at the Silvio D’Amico Academy of Dramatic Arts, and began to take on work as a director and screenwriter, directing especially plays by Pirandello and Beckett.

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By the time things come to this point, the hunt is on segli exactly who this might be, and more specifically, why Salvo himself has become a target.

Sellerio di Giorgianni Language: These books are like bon bons or palette cleansers–particularly welcome if you’ve read a less than good book!


Carlo Nicotra, che gestisce lo spaccio di droga per conto dei Sinagra, e Stefano Tallarita, attualmente in carcere, al servizio proprio di Nicotra. I can’t say it as well as Donna Leon says on the front cover quote “The novels of Andrea Camilleri breathe out the sense of place, the cakilleri of humor, and the sense of despair that fills the air of Sicily.

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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Giada Andolfo marked it as to-read Dec 30, It’s easiest to bullet point where Camilleri has moved from well muscled and original to a bit flabby and too settled in his delivery. Fabio Del Grosso rated it really liked it Sep 28, Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Everyone loves Cat and cammilleri is good to see development of Fazio as one of his most reliable officers and camillri loyal friend.

Parties unknown are setting off bombs outside of empty warehouses for unknown reasons. Paolandia88 marked it as to-read Oct 13, speecchi That means that the intended receiver of the message must live nearby. She does her best to seduce him. Although Brunetti and Montalbano are as different as they can be Brunetti is a married northerner with two children who has the disdain that Italians from the north have for those from the regli.

Both writers make great play of their protagonists’ gastronomic preferences. Lists with This Book. Montalbano is a master of the game. Salvo is still distressed by the thought of aging.