Donna Leon* – Video Link Up at Tolbooth
Friday 16th September from 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Tolbooth, Stirling
On the occasion of her 80th birthday, iconic international bestseller *Donna Leon joins us live from her home in Switzerland to chat with Bloody Scotland founder, Alex Gray. It was thirty years ago, in July 1992, that detective Guidi Brunetti made his first appearance in Leon’s debut novel Death at La Fenice. Since then, there has been a book a year in the much-loved series set amongst the surreal splendour of Venice. The books have been translated into 35 languages and won numerous awards in various countries. These are beautifully written novels, filled with elegant, witty prose and a searing humanity. Join us to hear a legend of crime fiction talk about her extraordinary life in books.