• "<b>When she's writing about her beloved Venice, Donna Leon </b><b>can do no wrong.</b> And<i><b> </b>Earthly Remains</i><b>, </b>her new mystery featuring<b> </b>Commissario Guido Brunetti, is one of her best. It's also one of<b> </b>her saddest, dealing as it does with the seemingly unstoppable polluting of the great lagoon . . . Leon dares to try, once again earning the gratitude of her devoted readers."

    New York Times