The Turkish Woman

Although he has a brilliant career ahead of him, the young man from Frankfurt is melancholic for no apparent reason. Then he meets a young Turkish woman, with whom he immediately becomes obsessed. But Pupuseh is compelled to return to her home country.
Driven by his passion, the young man ...

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Good morning, Mr. Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy was one of the greatest musicians and music patrons of the Romantic movement. Grandson of the great philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, he came from a respected, well-to-do Jewish family that converted to Christianity. His Grand Tour took him not to the "classically" ...


When the Gondolas Sink

"Venice - it is a stunning gondola filled to the last seat with overweight tourists… Should we wait until the gondola sinks?"

A series of attacks on famous guests sets Venice on tenterhooks. A terrorist attack, or the work of a psycho or a passionate tourist hater? The victims are: ...


The Day Before Spring Came

Sometimes everything happens at the same time

Ellinor is a 52-year-old pastor. Now divorced, she lives alone with her 18-year-old son Dean and plays in a band to counterbalance her day-to-day life. The sudden death of her neighbor causes Ellinor to contemplate not only the ...


The Afterlife Can Stuff It

Ghost meets My Best Friend's Wedding

Since the death of his wife, David has immersed himself in his professional life and in caring for his eccentric father. Occasional attempts at romantic rendezvous fail as a result of David's shyness. Until he falls for Selma. However, ...


An Irish Wake

The dark side of the Emerald IsleThe famous and beloved Irish environmental activist Cathal Connor is discovered brutally murdered. He had been recently seen on a talk show in which he had glibly and inventively argued for the protection of the forests south of Dublin. In her fifth case, ...
Volume: 5

The Corpses of Rialto

The agent to the Doge Davide Venier is searching for clues: Within a short time span, three Venetians are murdered. At the same time, Portuguese merchants are striving to undermine Venice's dominance of the spice trade. Davide, disguised as a merchant, he is to uncover the conspiracy - and ends up ...
Volume: 3

The Bone Thieves of San Marco

"You sat in the Doge's prison, your family fortune was seized. And then you were suddenly back again. From what they say, you are now a powerful man."

1570. Carnevale - All of Venice has gone crazy! The city is one single boisterous party, a tremendous orgy. However, Davide Venier ...

Volume: 2

The Doge’s Spy

His name is Venier. Davide Venier.

Venice, 1570: Davide Venier, a respected businessman, loses his entire fortune overnight and is sentenced to ten years in the notorious lead chambers, the Serenissima's state prison. Here he meets Hasan the Ottoman, who becomes his chess partner, ...

Volume: 1

Irish Legacy

A question of faith

County Galway is in shock. A whole string of murders are perpetrated one right after the other in various churches across the area. And to top it off, this is happening during Advent of all times! This fourth case for Grace O'Malley and her colleague Rory Coyne ...

Volume: 4

Westermann and Fräulein Gabriele

Richard Westermann is an IT executive with a tendency to brood and a penchant for cemeteries. At Höfer's funeral, Westermann falls in love with the deceased author's portable typewriter. And so the machine-an old Gabriele model-becomes an essential part of his life. When Westermann finds ...


Irish Night

Every autumn, Ireland's most important festival- Samhain, a kind of Halloween -is celebrated on the Aran Islands. It's a wild night in which all the islanders dress up to avoid being recognised by the spirits that abound-but one celebrant, a mysterious guest in Pattie Burke's ...

Volume: 3