Books by Christobel Kent

A DARKNESS DESCENDING by Christobel Kent
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Sept. 15, 2013

"Those looking for fast-paced thrills will not find them in this literate, cerebral, decorously paced mystery that nevertheless holds readers' interest to the end."
A Florentine investigator seeks the reason for the suicide of a politically connected woman. Read full book review >
THE DEAD SEASON by Christobel Kent
Released: Nov. 15, 2012

"Though she lacks Donna Leon's sly humor and her keen insight into the political implications of individual bad behavior, Kent covers much of the same territory in even more ceremonious prose."
A pair of apparently unrelated men gone missing during the hottest month of the Florentine year pose another mystery for policeman-turned-private investigator Sandro Cellini (A Murder in Tuscany, 2011, etc.). Read full book review >
A MURDER IN TUSCANY by Christobel Kent
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Aug. 2, 2011

Despite his personal problems, melancholy private investigator Sandro Cellini is determined to ferret out a cunning killer who hides in plain sight among the rich and famous.

Castle Orfeo, built in the 15th century and overlooking the city of Florence, currently attracts artists from all over the world as an idyllic retreat. Read full book review >