Commissario Trotti #5
Set in Pavia (Lombardia, Italia)
1996, 2014 published by Soho Crime
Northern Italy, 1993: After what seems like several lifetimes as a policeman in the Questura, Commissario Trotti is ready for retirement. Soon, hell be able to fulfill his dream of moving to the countryside villa he co-owns with his cousin, where his daily business will be tending to goats and chickens.
But despite Trottis stubbornly old-fashioned investigative methods and his disregard for social niceties, there are several people trying to talk him out of retirement. Trottis boss offers him a golden opportunity as head of the Questuras new child abuse division.