The Past Is a Foreign Country

A Thriller

Gianrico Carofiglio; Translated by Howard Curtis

Minotaur/Thomas Dunne Books

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An international bestseller and winner of Italy’s prestigious Premio Bancarella prize—an intense psychological thriller in the vein of The Talented Mr. Ripley
 
As world-weary Lieutenant Chiti spends sleepless nights hunting for the serial rapist terrorizing his city, trainee lawyer Giorgio is befriended by dangerously charismatic Francesco. Slowly the innocent Giorgio is lured into a corrupt world of beautiful women and casual violence. Then one terrifying night Giorgio is forced to realize just how far he has left his past behind.

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Gianrico Carofiglio; Translated by Howard Curtis

GIANRICO CAROFIGLIO is an anti-Mafia prosecutor living in Bari, South Italy. His prize-winning Involuntary Witness and A Walk in the Dark became instant bestsellers in Italy, where they are the basis of a major television series, and have since been sold around the world.

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The Past Is a Foreign Country
A Thriller
Gianrico Carofiglio; Translated by Howard Curtis

Hardcover

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur/Thomas Dunne Books
July 2010
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780312383961
ISBN10: 0312383967
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 256 pages
$24.99

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur/Thomas Dunne Books
July 2010
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ISBN: 9781429908269
ISBN10: 1429908262
256 pages
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