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Suburra / Carlo Bonini & Giancarlo De Cataldo ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bowen Island Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Bowen Island Public Library F BON (Text) 30947000521944 Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781609454074
  • ISBN: 1609454073
  • Physical Description: 521 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Europa Editions, ©2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Original title: Suburra"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
During the final days of Silvio Berlusconi's reign, a massive development proposal that will turn the depressed coastal settlement of Ostia into a gambling paradise, a Las Vegas on the Mediterranean, is winding its way through the Italian legislature thanks to the sponsorship of politicians in the pay of crime syndicates. It's business as usual in the Italian capital. Or so it seems. A vicious gang of local thugs loyal to nobody but themselves is insisting on a bigger cut than agreed upon. The Mafia and their political puppets aren't going to back down without a fight.
Subject: Gangsters > Fiction.
Mafia > Italy > Fiction.
Organized crime > Italy > Fiction.
Political corruption > Fiction.
Ostia (Italy) > Fiction.
Rome > Fiction.
Genre: Crime thrillers.
Noir fiction.
Italian fiction.

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