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Stilton, Geronimo

Summary: Geronimo is taking his Benjamin on a trip to Rome to learn the city's history (and keep him from failing fifth grade), but when they arrive they are immediately pulled into the investigation of the "ghost" of a gladiator that seems to be haunting the Colosseum and scaring tourists away.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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Caldwell, Laura.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Red Dress Ink 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAL

Hewson, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS Hewso

Poole, Sara

Summary: A year after helping Rodrigo Borgia to become Pope Alexander VI, court poisoner Francesca is charged with safeguarding his position, an agenda that exposes her to a violent plot to destroy the Borgia family and seize control of the Catholic Church.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POO

Hewson, David

Summary: Detective Nic Costa trails a serial killer who stalks and kills victims according to a heavenly play book--Catholic martyrs--leaving behind a trail of clues that read like bloddy chapters from "Lives of the Saints."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HEW

Patterson, James

Summary: "St. Peter's Square, Rome. White smoke signals that a new Pope has been chosen. Is it possible that the new Pope is a woman? The world is watching as historic crowds gather in Rome, waiting for news of a new Pope, one who promises to be unlike any other in the Church's history. Some followers are ecstatic, but the leading candidate has made a legion of powerful enemies. From a difficult...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE
1 available in Adult, Call number: M PAT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS PAT

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: MYSTERY PAT

Dazieri, Sandrone

Summary: When a woman is beheaded in a park outside Rome and her six-year-old son goes missing, Deputy Captain Colomba Caselli and Dante Torre, both still recovering from personal catastrophes, team up to solve the series of killings and abductions that ensues. As they follow the ever-more-bizarre trail of clues, one thing becomes clear: what's really going on is much darker than anyone imagined.--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAZ

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Christer, Sam

Summary: "Praised by critics and readers alike for his international bestseller The Stonehenge Legacy, Sam Christer continues to weave an irresistible plot of conspiracies and murder in one of the world's most captivating cities. A woman has been arrested in thestreets of Rome. She's young. She's beautiful. She's covered in blood. And she claims to be an ancient prophet in search of a mystical amulet...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHR

Case, John.

Summary: Private investigator Danny Cray is hired to discover who is behind a scheme to destroy the reputation of a notorious billionaire--an assignment that unexpectedly hurls him into a sinister world where nothing is what it seems.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAS

Marciano, John Bemelmans.

Summary: The orphan Madeline catches a thief and makes a friend in Rome.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC MAR

Fitzgerald, Conor.

Summary: Investigating a death connected to a series of muggings, Alec Blume and his associate, Caterina, risk their jobs and the ire of the Carabinieri military police while uncovering the victim's identity as an art forger with numerous enemies.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIT

Fitzgerald, Conor.

Summary: Directed to secretly monitor an investigation into the attempted murder of a former terrorist, Commissario Alec Blume also investigates an eccentric professor who is a common link between the crime and the death of a young woman.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2013

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Levine, Jessica

Summary: "When Anna, now living in California, is contacted by the Italian lover she knew decades before, she recalls their affair and the child she gave up for adoption. As the episode returns to haunt her--threatening the life she's built, including her marriage--the story moves back in time to her youth in Europe. Rome, 1979. Anna, twenty-two and living abroad, is involved with a man already engaged...

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Publisher / Publication Date: She Writes Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEV

Keillor, Garrison.

Summary: Margie Krebsbach organizes a trip to Rome for twelve people to clean up the final resting place of Gussie Norlander, a Lake Wobegon boy who died in the liberation of Rome, 1944.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

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Adler, Elizabeth (Elizabeth A.)

Summary: "When Private Investigator to the stars, Mac Reilly, hears the sound of a woman's scream over the crashing waves, his low-key beach-bum lifestyle is changed forever. A beautiful, distraught woman wearing only a black lace negligee stands in the doorway of a fabulous beach house. In her hand, a gun, and it's pointed directly at him. Mac escapes her bullet, but barely. Who is that woman? ...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ADL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Adler

Haeger, Diane.

Summary: Rome, 1520. The Eternal City is in mourning. Raphael Sanzio, beloved painter and national hero, has died suddenly at the height of his fame. His body lies in state at the splendid marble Pantheon. At the nearby convent of Sant'Apollonia, a young woman comes to the Mother Superior, seeking refuge. She is Margherita Luti, a baker's daughter from a humble neighborhood on the Tiber, now an outcast...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2005

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Keillor, Garrison.

Summary: Wobegon goes abroad in this rousing and moving story of a group trip to Rome in which the warm circle of kinship invites stories of astonishing frankness and self-revelation--and of course, humor.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEI

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Baccalario, Pierdomenico.

Summary: Four seemingly unrelated children are brought together in a Rome hotel where they discover that they are destined to become involved in a deep and ancient mystery involving a briefcase full of artifacts that expose them to great danger.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BAC

Adler, Elizabeth (Elizabeth A.)

Summary: Intervening on behalf of a distraught woman who is holding a gun in the doorway of a Malibu beach house, private investigator Mac Reilly finds himself in possession of the gun and searching for the woman when she later goes missing.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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Conroy, Pat.

Summary: Jack McCall seeks a place of reflection with his daughter in Rome after the suicide of his wife. But his quiet life is shattered by the appearance of old friends and enemies who need his help.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books Evergreen 1995

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CON

Conroy, Pat.

Summary: Jack McCall, a writer who moved to Rome to flee his family, returns to South Carolina where his mother is dying and makes peace with them, including Jewish in-laws he couldn't stand and who blamed him for his wife's suicide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Conroy 1995

Townley, Gemma.

Summary: Daydreaming about her ex-boyfriend, Mike, despite her affection for her current boyfriend, David, Georgie impulsively goes on a weekend holiday in Rome with Mike and finds her romantic ideals turned upside-down when David shows up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOW

Lawrence, Caroline.

Summary: Suspecting their friend Jonathan is alive, Flavia, Nubia, and Lupus go to Rome for the Colosseum Games, facing wild beasts, criminals, conspirators, and gladiators, and where Nubia is called upon to make a terrible choice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orion Children's Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC LAW

Woods, Stuart

Summary: "When he's appraised at the last minute of a mandatory meeting abroad, Stone Barrington rushes off to Rome for a whirlwind trip of business and, of course, pleasure. But trouble is brewing, and Stone may be facing more than he bargained for" --

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC WOO

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC WOO

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Woods 2015