Books The Best Donna Leon Books  

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List of the best Donna Leon books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Donna Leon is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years, famous for her crime novels, set in Italy. If you're a huge fan of her work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Donna Leon who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out her work if you're a big reader.

This list contains books like Dressed for Death and Through a Glass, Darkly. What are Donna Leon's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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A Venetian Reckoning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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Acqua Alta/ High Waters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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22 7
Dressed for Death is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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16 7
Death at La Fenice is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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12 4
Death In A Strange Country is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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Friends in High Places is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon, Gordon Griffin

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Suffer the Little Children is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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Through a Glass, Darkly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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Doctored Evidence: A Commissar... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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Wilful Behaviour is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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Quietly in Their Sleep is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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Fatal Remedies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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Beastly Things is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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The Jewels of Paradise is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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Uniform Justice is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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A noble radiance is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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The Anonymous Venetian is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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A Sea of Troubles is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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Death and judgment is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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The Golden Egg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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By its Cover is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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Blood from a Stone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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Sin Brunetti/ Without Brunetti is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon

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The Girl of His Dreams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books

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The Death of Faith is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Donna Leon Books
Donna Leon