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The Venice sketchbook : a novel —Bowen, Rhys, author.

Inheriting her beloved great-aunt's sketchbook, a recently divorced woman uncovers mysteries about her great-aunt's star-crossed romance with a nobleman in World War II Venice.

The Thief Lord —Funke, Cornelia, 1958- author.

Two brothers, having run away from the aunt who plans to adopt the younger one, are sought by a detective hired by their aunt, but they have found shelter with--and protection from--Venice's "Thief Lord."

Venetian lullaby —Roth, Judith L., author.

A father sings his baby off to sleep as a gondoliera steers them through the canals of Venice, Italy.

The Venice sketchbook : [a novel] —Bowen, Rhys.
Large Print
2021
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"Caroline Grant is struggling to accept the end of her marriage when she receives an unexpected bequest. Her beloved great-aunt Lettie leaves her a sketchbook, three keys, and a final whisper . . . Venice. Caroline's que...

Across the river and into the trees —Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961, author.

The story of Richard Cantwell, a war-ravaged American colonel stationed in Italy at the close of the Second World War, and his love for a young Italian countess.

The jewels of paradise —Leon, Donna.
Large Print
2013
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Caterina Pellegrini is a native Venetian, and like so many of them, she's had to leave home to pursue her career. With a doctorate in baroque opera from Vienna, she lands in Manchester, England. Manchester, however, is n...

The painter's apprentice : a novel of 16th-century Venice —Morelli, Laura, author.

Venice, 1510. Maria Bartolini wants nothing more than to carry on her father's legacy as a master gilder. Instead, her father has sent her away from the only home she's ever known to train as an apprentice to Master Trev...

The secret messenger —Robotham, Mandy, author.

Venice, 1943: The world is at war, and Stella Jilani is leading a double life. By day she works in the lion's den as a typist for the Reich; by night, she risks her life as a messenger for the Italian resistance. Against...

Earthly remains —Leon, Donna, author.

"Donna Leon's bestselling mystery novels have won a multitude of fans for their insider's portrayal of Venice. From family meals to vaporetti rides, the details and rhythms of everyday life are an integral part of this b...

Whispers of Vivaldi —Myers, Beverle Graves, author.

Venice, 1745. The once celebrated male soprano, Tito Amato, is now determined to prove himself as a director. With the theater losing subscribers to a rival company headed by an unscrupulous impresario, San Marco's Maest...

The temptation of forgiveness —Leon, Donna, author.

An accident involving the father of a boy suspected of doing drugs finds Commissario Guido Brunetti pursuing a series of false and contradictory leads before uncovering a long-standing scam and unleashing unintentional c...

The merchant of Venice —McDonald, John F. (John Francis), 1948-
Graphic Novel
2011
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In graphic novel format, retells Shakespeare's comedy about Shylock, a moneylender in Venice who demands a gruesome payment when a merchant must default on a large loan.

Olivia goes to Venice —Falconer, Ian, 1959- author, illustrator.

On a family vacation in Venice, Olivia indulges in gelato, rides in a gondola, and finds the perfect souvenir.

Playing with fire : a novel —Gerritsen, Tess.

In a shadowy antiques shop in Rome, violinist Julia Ansdell happens upon a curious piece of music--the Incendio waltz--and is immediately entranced by its unusual composition. Full of passion, torment, and chilling beaut...

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