Bientôt l’enquête révèle des implications multiples et complexes dans le drame de Saturne : mafia, sociétés écrans et même le gouvernement… Tous voudraient bien se partager un butin inavouable. La commissaire Tavianello, accusée de complicité avec le parrain d’un clan local, démissionne mais sans toutefois renoncer à faire jaillir la vérité. Aura-t-elle les moyens d’y parvenir ?
A politico-crime thriller against the backdrop of high finance and shady transactions.
All appears peaceful in the thermal baths of Saturn, Rome’s most popular relaxation spot. Suddenly a man opens fire, killing three people and wounding several others before making an escape. Commissioner Simona Tavianello, in charge of the investigation, sides with private detective Cedric Rottheimer, hired by a jealous husband to trail an unfaithful wife, who is one of the victims of the firing. The murders were done by a professional and the commissioner is determined to follow every possible lead. Soon the investigation uncovers multiple and complex implications in the drama at Saturn: mafia, screen companies and even the government, all want a a share of a huge sum of money acquired in a most shameful manner. Commissioner Tavianello , accused of complicity with a local godfather, quits her job, but not her quest for the truth. Will she find it?
The reader is carried away by the force of the narration and the numerous twists and turns in this literally devouring novel. – LE CANARD ENCHAINE