National Library Week - April 13 - 19

Mysteries with foreign settings

double comfort safari club covercoroner's lunch coverfinding nouf coverdeath at la fenice cover  bruno chief of police cover still life cover case of the missing servant

 

 Here are some of my favorite mysteries set in foreign countries. If you like mysteries, try these, and as a bonus, you'll learn a little something about people in another culture.  All are the first book of a series, except for the Double Comfort Safari Club.

Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon
Set in Italy

Bruno, Chief of Police by Martin Walker.  Also available in Large Print and as an eBook in the library's Download Destination collection.
Set in France

Still Life by Louise Penny.  Also available as an eAudiobook in the library's Download Destination collection.
Set in Quebec, Canada

Finding Nouf by Zoe Ferraris
Set in Saudi Arabia

The Coroner's Lunch by Colin Cotterill.  Also available as an eBook and an eAudiobook in the library's Download Destination collection.
Set in Laos

The Case of the Missing Servant by Tarquin Hall. Also available as an eAudiobook in the library's Download Destination collection.
Set in India

The Double Comfort Safari Club by Alexander McCall Smith.  Also available in Large Print
#12 in the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series
Set in Botswana