Most widely held works about Michael Dibdin
Most widely held works by Michael Dibdin
Così fan tutti : an Aurelio Zen mystery by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
51 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 1,200 libraries worldwide
A murder mystery presented as opera buffa. It features Aurelio Zen of the Naples police in a scheme to dissuade the daughters of a wealthy widow from marrying Mafia men. The operation leads to the discovery of a gang of terrorists, masquerading as garbage collectors. By the author of Dead Lagoon.
Medusa : an Aurelio Zen mystery by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
37 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
When a murdered body is discovered, and then stolen, from an abandoned military tunnel in the Italian Alps, Aurelio Zen investigates to see if the killing is somehow related to a recent car bombing in the tax haven of Campion d'Italia.
Blood rain : an Aurelio Zen mystery by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
The discovery of a rotting corpse in a railroad car leads Aurelio Zen to an ancient Sicilian town where he must navigate the unwritten rules of village life in order to solve the case.
Vendetta by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
48 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 1,113 libraries worldwide
Venetian police inspector Zen is assigned to find the killer responsible for a massacre at the estate of a millionaire.
And then you die by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
31 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
Hiding out at a Tuscan resort following months of recuperation from wounds received in a car bombing, Aurelio Zen is waiting to testify at an imminent Mafia trial, but with people around him dropping dead, the targets of hitmen after him, Zen heads back into action to stop the killers.
Dead Lagoon : an Aurelio Zen mystery by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
42 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
In a novel filled with insider details on Venice, Detective Aurelio Zen searches for a missing American millionaire. In the process he has an affair with a politician's wife. By the author of Cabal.
A long finish : an Aurelio Zen mystery by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
40 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
Detective Aurelio Zen is dispatched to Piedmont to investigate the mutilation and murder of a wealthy wine grower. He discovers a closed society with lots of secrets. By the author of Cosi Fan Tutti.
Thanksgiving by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 998 libraries worldwide
British journalist Anthony becomes obsessed with his late wife's early life and travels to Nevada to meet her first husband.
Cabal by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
37 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 997 libraries worldwide
The great basilica of St. Peter's has long held a bizarre fascination for those intent upon ending their lives. But this time the man who has jumped to his death could prove most embarrassing to the Vatican, which is why Aurelio Zen must reluctantly leave his lover's bed to investigate Prince Ludovico Ruspanti's apparent suicide. Caught between Italian Government equivocations and Vatican City intrigues, Zen is willing to confirm the suicide verdict despite solid.
End games : an Aurelio Zen mystery by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Danish and held by 983 libraries worldwide
While on a routine assignment in the remote region of Calabria, police detective Aurelio Zen is drawn into two suspicious cases involving the disappearance of an advance scout for an American film company and a hunt for buried treasure.
The last Sherlock Holmes story by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
50 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes answers the call of Scotland Yard and, with faithful Watson in attendance, seeks to uncover the identity of the brutal murderer of young women in London's East End.
Ratking by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
43 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Winner of the Golden Dagger Awards, 1989. From the depths of a mundane desk job in Rome, Police Commissioner Aurelia Zen has been transferred to Perugia to take over the investigation of an explosive kidnapping.
Back to Bologna by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 861 libraries worldwide
"When the corpse of the shady Bologna industrialist who owns the local football team is found both shot and stabbed with a Parmesan knife, Aurelio Zen is summoned to oversee the investigation. Anxious for a break from his girlfriend, who attributes Zen's slow recovery from routine surgery to hypochondria, he is only too happy to take on what first appears to be an undemanding assignment. The case quickly spins out of control, becoming entangled with the fates of a student semiotics, a mysterious immigrant claiming to be royalty, and Bologna's most incompetent private detective. Meanwhile a prominent postmodern academic accuses Italy's leading celebrity chef of being a fraud. Back to Bologna is dazzlingly plotted and delivers both comic and serious insights into the realities of today's Italy" -- publisher description (November 2006).
Dirty tricks by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 845 libraries worldwide
A teacher of English as a foreign language moves to Oxford after several years abroad. His adulterous affair with a friend's wife leads first to the death of the friend, then to the death of the wife, and finally to the death of his boss.
Dark specter by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
In Washington State, Phil's family is slain and police link the crime to a series of murders by a satanic cult killer. But who is this man? As police race to catch the killer before he strikes again, Phil, who narrates much of the story, pursues a friendship with Sam, a Vietnam War veteran, with whom he shared drugs in their hippie youth. Phil is about to get a shock.
The tryst by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and German and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman. Psykiateren Aileen Macklins ægteskab kommer på en hård prøve, da hun skal hjælpe politiet i en mordsag, hvor Gary Dunn er indblandet.
The dying of the light : a mystery by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Michael Dibdin has been praised as the best and most inventive of the new generation of British crime writers. ("Dibdin has a gift for shocking the unshockable reader," says Ruth Rendell.) Now, with The Dying of the Light, he gives us his most unconventional and riveting novel to date.
A rich full death by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Establishing Dibdin as a master of the historical mystery, "A Rich Full Death" begins in 1855 Florence at the hanging of Isabel Eaken. Engrossing, lively, lush with details, this evocative story has been seamlessly created from both fact and fancy, characters both imagined and real.
Dark spectre by Michael Dibdin ( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 208 libraries worldwide
In his latest novel, Dibdin takes the listener into a dark world where no man's fanatacism reaches out to encompass, and destroy the lives of men and women who do not know he even exists.
Zen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Aurelio Zen is a formidable detective, but he's always put honesty before advancement. The arrival of clever and ambitious Tania to the team sees Zen's vigor reawakened. Driven by romance, re-energized, and armed with a new confidence, Zen's investigations take him from crowded Rome to the spectacular Italian countryside as he negotiates a complex string of murder cases.
Adultery Americans British Browning, Elizabeth Barrett,--1806-1861 Browning, Robert,--1812-1889 Conspiracies Cults Detective and mystery stories Detective and mystery stories England England--London England--Oxford English teachers Fiction Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character) Hotels Insurgency Italy Italy, Northern Italy--Bologna Italy--Calabria Italy--Florence Italy--Naples Italy--Piedmont Italy--Sicily Italy--Tuscany Italy--Venice Journalists Large type books Mafia Married women Middle-aged men Midlife crisis Motion picture locations Murder Murder--Investigation Nevada Police Private investigators Psychotherapist and patient Remarried people Seaside resorts Serial murders Social classes Washington (State) Widowers Wine and wine making Witnesses Women detectives Zen, Aurelio (Fictitious character)
Dibdin, Michael, 1947-
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