"Another book about drinking coffee, eating pasta, complaining about tourists and corrupt government. As an aside Brunetti does some detective work. I keep hoping that she'll write like she did in the early novels."
"I hated the previous book but I thought I would give this a chance, Waste of time. Lots of filler: drinking coffee, eating sandwiches, complaining about the heat, tourists, cruise chip, Gypsies, and so on. Very simple crime... perhaps a short stor..."