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Donna Leon: A Venetian Reckoning

PAN BOOKS, 2012

A lorry crashes on one of the treacherous bends in the Italian Dolomites, spilling a terrible cargo . . A prominent international layer is found dead in the carriage of an intercity train at Saint Lucia . . . Can the two tragedies possibly be connected?

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Donna Leon: Blood from a Stone

ARROW BOOKS, 2009

On a cold night shortly before Christmas, an immigrant street vendor is killed in Venice’s Campo Santo Stefano. The nearest witnesses to the event are the tourists who had been browsing the man's wares before his death...

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Donna Leon: By Its Cover

ARROW BOOKS, 2014

The 23rd installment in the brilliant Brunetti series from The Sunday Times bestselling author, Donna Leon.

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Donna Leon: Doctored Evidence

ARROW BOOKS, 2009

When a wealthy Venetian woman is found brutally murdered, the prime suspect is her Romanian maid, who has fled the city.

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Donna Leon: Drawing Conclusions

ARROW BOOKS, 2012

A young woman returns from holiday to find her elderly neighbour dead on the floor. A heart attack seems the likely cause, but Commissario Brunetti is not so sure and decides to take a closer look.

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Donna Leon: Falling in Love

ARROW BOOKS, 2016

As an opera superstar, Flavia is well acquainted with attention from adoring fans and aspiring singers.

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Donna Leon: Restes mortals

LABUTXACA, 2018

El comissari Brunetti descansa de l’estres en una vil·la de la Laguna. Alla coneix Davide Casati, un ancia amb qui surt a remar i que es dedica a criar abelles.

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Donna Leon: Restos mortales

BOOKET, 2018

El infalible comisario Brunetti necesita unas vacaciones. Así se lo ha recomendado su doctora y también insiste en ello su esposa Paola, que finalmente convence a su marido para que se vaya una temporada a una casa familiar en San Erasmo,...

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Donna Leon: The Girl of His Dreams

ARROW BOOKS, 2009

One rainy morning Commissario Brunetti and Ispettore Vianello respond to an emergency call reporting a body floating near some steps on the Grand Canal.

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Donna Leon: The Jewels of Paradise

ARROW BOOKS, 2013

Caterina Pellegrini is a young Venetian musicologist hired to find the rightful heir to an alleged treasure concealed by a once-famous, but now almost forgotten, baroque composer.

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Donna Leon: Through a Glass, Darkly (CAE set text 2011)

ARROW BOOKS, 2009

It s a luminous spring day in Venice, as Commissario Brunetti and Ispettore Vianello take a break from the Questura to come to the rescue of Vianello's friend Marco Ribetti, who has been arrested while protesting against chemical pollution

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Donna Leon: Uniform Justice

ARROW BOOKS, 2009

Neither Commissario Brunetti nor his wife Paola have ever had much sympathy for the Italian armed forces, so when a young cadet is found hanged, at Venice's elite military academy, Brunetti's emotions are complex:

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Eduardo Mendoza: El secreto de la modelo extraviada

SEIX BARRAL EDITORIAL, 2015

En la nueva novela de Eduardo Mendoza, El secreto de la modelo extraviada, el detective loco que protagonizó El misterio de la cripta embrujada,...

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Felix Frances: Damage

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

Jeff Hinkley, undercover investigator for the British Horseracing Authority, is looking into the shady activities of a racehorse trainer.

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Fiona Barton:The Child

CORGI BOOKS, 2017

When a paragraph in an evening newspaper reveals a decades-old tragedy, most readers barely give it a glance. But for three strangers it’s impossible to ignore.

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Follett Ken: Der Modigliani Skandal

BASTEI LÜBBE TASCHENBUCH, 2017

Die junge Engländerin Dee und ihr amerikanischer Freund Mike stoßen in Paris auf die Spur eines verschwundenen Meisterwerkes - ein Bild des berühmten Malers Amedeo Modigliani.

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Fred Vargas: A Climate of Fear

VINTAGE BOOKS, 2017

A woman is found murdered in her bathtub, and the murder made to look like a suicide. But a strange symbol found at the crime scene leads the local police to call Commissaire Adamsberg.

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Fred Vargas: Coule la Seine

J'AI LU, 2018

Ton collegue blond est assez emmerdant mais je l'aime bien, et puis il est généreux. Il se pose des questions sans fond,il s'inquiete et ça fait le bruit des vagues.

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Fred Vargas: This Night's Foul Work

VINTAGE BOOKS, 2009

On the outskirts of Paris, two men have been found with their throats cut. In Normandy, two stags have been killed and their hearts cut out. Meanwhile a seventy-five-year-old nurse who has murdered several of her patients has escaped from prison.

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Georges Simenon :Maigret's Failure

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2017

Conflict rather than harmony probably reigned in eight out of ten of the still magnificent houses that surrounded the park.

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Georges Simenon: Antoine et Julie

LE LIVRE DE POCHE, 2011

Le déclic, cette fois-ci, se produisit quand, sans raison particuliere, sans y attacher autrement d'importance, il intercala le numéro de la montre magique entre les anneaux du fakir et le dé voyageur.

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Georges Simenon: Cécile Is Dead (Inspector Maigret)

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

Poor Cécile! And yet she was still young. Maigret had seen her papers: barely twenty-eight years old. But it would be difficult to look more like an old maid, to move less gracefully, in spite of the care she took to be friendly and pleasant.

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Georges Simenon: Félicie

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

Imperious, clever, mysterious: Maigret meets his match in the alluring form of Félicie in book twenty-five of the new Penguin Maigret series.

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Georges Simenon: Inspector Cadaver

PENGUIN, 2015

Maigret's old colleague becomes an unexpected rival in book twenty-four of the new Penguin Maigret series.

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Georges Simenon: La Mort d'Auguste

PRESSES DE LA CITÉ, 2012

De la caisse ou elle était assise, sereine et vaguement souriante, Fernande avait vu entrer le couple et elle avait compris tout de suite qu’ils venaient pour la premiere fois.

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Georges Simenon: La neige était sale

PRESSES DE LA CITÉ, 2008

Sans un événement fortuit, le geste de Frank Friedmaier, cette nuit-la, n'aurait eu qu'une importance relative. Frank, évidemment, n'avait pas prévu que son voisin Gerhardt Holst passerait dans la rue.

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Georges Simenon: Liberty Bar (Inspector Maigret)

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

It had a smell of holidays. The previous evening, in Cannes harbour, with the setting sun, had also had the smell of holidays, especially the Ardena, whose owner swaggered in front of two girls with gorgeous figures..

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Georges Simenon: Maigret (Inspector Maigret)

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

A new translation of this gripping novel which sees the inspector brought out of his peaceful retirement, book nineteen in the new Penguin Maigret series.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret A' Vichy

LIVRE DE POCHE, LE, 2000

Une femme, Hélčne Lange, a été étranglée ŕ Vichy. Bien qu'elle y ait vécu neuf ans, personne ne sait rien d'elle. Ni d'oů proviennent les coquettes sommes d'argent qu'elle recevait ŕ intervalles réguliers.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Killer

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2019

When a dinner between Inspector Maigret and friends ends abruptly at the discovery of a body, the detective must plumb the darker side of human nature to discover what motivates a killer

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Lazy Burglar

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2018

Set against a high-profile hunt for the latest criminal gang to hit Paris, Maigret is determined to track down the murderer of a quiet crook for whom he cannot help feeling affection and respect.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Loner

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2019

Penguin is publishing the entire series of Maigret novels in new translations.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Man on the Bench

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2017

He was wearing a dark suit, a beige raincoat and on his feet, which were twisted at an odd angle, he wore yellow-brown shoes, which seemed out of keeping with a day as colourless as this.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Minister

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2017

In book forty-six of the new Penguin Maigret series Inspector Maigret is drawn into the unsavoury world of politics and cover-up scandals when he is called to the home of the Minister of Public Works on unofficial business.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Nahour Case

PENGUIN, 2019

Maigret is called to the home of professional gambler, Felix Nahour, who has been found shot dead by his chambermaid. 

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Old People

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2018

Maigret is called to the home of Armand de Saint-Hilaire, a highly respected official who has been found shot dead in his study by his housekeeper.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Reluctant Witnesses

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2018

A once-wealthy family closes ranks when one of their own is shot, leaving Maigret - along with a troublesome new magistrate - to pick his way through their secrets.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Saturday Caller

PENGUIN, 2018

Inspector Maigret is followed home one evening by a man who reveals his intention to kill his wife and her lover. Maigret intervenes and speaks to the man daily but when the calls suddenly stop Maigret finds a murder on his hands.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret and the Tramp: Inspector Maigret #60

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2018

When a tramp is recovered from the Seine, after being badly beaten, Maigret must delve into the man's personal circumstances to figure out just who wanted to kill him.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret at Picratt's

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2016

A young cabaret dancer in a black silk dress leads Maigret into a seamy world of nightclubs, drug addiction and exploitation on the streets of Montmartre.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret at the Coroner's

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2016

The FBI man was convinced, in short, that Maigret was a big shot in his own country but that here, in the United States, he was incapable of figuring out anything . . . well, Maigret happened to believe that men and their passions are the same everywhere

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Georges Simenon: Maigret et le marchand de vin

LE LIVRE DE POCHE, 1997

Qui a pu assassiner Oscar Chabut, cet opulent négociant en vins, réputé pour sa férocité en affaires et sa dureté envers ses employés, alors qu'il sortait avec sa secrétaire d'une maison de rendez-vous?

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Georges Simenon: Maigret Gets Angry

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

Ernest Malik had been right when he had looked at Maigret with a smile that was a mixture of sarcasm and contempt.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret Goes to School: Inspector Maigret #44

PENGUIN, 2017

When a school teacher from a small coastal town near La Rochelle asks Maigret to help prove he is innocent of murder, the Inspector returns with him to his insular community and finds the residents closing ranks to conceal the truth.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret Hesitates

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2019

A twisty and engrossing mystery, Maigret Hesitates puts the great detective's powers to the test.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret in New York

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2016

Persuaded to sail to New York by a fearful young law student, Maigret finds himself drawn into the city's underworld, and a wealthy businessman's closely guarded past.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret is Afraid

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2017

In book forty-two Maigret's impromptu visit to an old college friend draws him into a murky investigation in a small provincial town ruled by snobbery, fear and intimidation.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret Takes a Room

PENGUIN, 2016

When one of his best inspectors is shot, Maigret decides to book himself into Mademoiselle Clément's well-kept Paris boarding house nearby in order to find the culprit.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret Travels

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2018

Eyes half-closed, head tilted against the back of his seat, he seemed not to be thinking, as the plane flew over a thick carpet of bright clouds.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Anger

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2018

During a quiet spell in June, Maigret, is called to investigate the disappearance of a reputable businessman.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Childhood Friend

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2019

When a familiar face from Maigret's past brings him word of a mysterious killing, the Inspector jumps on the case

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Dead Man

PENGUIN, 2016

A series of strange phone calls leads Inspector Maigret through the Paris streets towards a man out of his depth amid a network of merciless criminals.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Doubts

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2018

When a salesman from a Paris department store confides his secret fears to Maigret, the Inspector soon becomes caught up in a treacherous feud between husband and wife that is not as clear cut as it seems.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Holiday

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2016

When Inspector Maigret's wife falls ill on their seaside holiday, a visit to the hospital leads him on an unexpected quest to find justice for a young girl.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Madwoman

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2019

Penguin is publishing the entire series of Maigret novels in new translations.

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Mistake

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2017

Maigret had questioned thousands, tens of thousands of people in the course of his career...

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Patience

PENGUIN, 2019

Maigret finds himself back on the Rue des Acacias just ten days after cracking another case there. 

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Georges Simenon: Maigret's Revolver

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2017

Maigret is the victim of a burglary in which the .45 revolver he had received as a gift from the FBI is stolen.

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Georges Simenon: Mr Hire's Engagement

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2014

Georges Simenon's chilling portrayal of tragic love, persecution and betrayal.

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Georges Simenon: My Friend Maigret

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2016

Past acquaintances resurface in the sun-drenched south of France in this new translation, book thirty-one of the new Penguin Maigret series.

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Georges Simenon: Pietr le letton

PRESSES DE LA CITÉ, 2015

Le commissaire Maigret, de la 1re Brigade mobile, leva la tete, eut l’impressionque le ronflement du poele de fonte planté au milieu de son bureau et relié au plafond par un gros tuyau noir faiblissait.

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Georges Simenon: Pietr the Latvian (Inspector Maigret)

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2014

In Simenon's first novel featuring Maigret, the laconic detective is taken from grimy bars to luxury hotels as he traces the true identity of Pietr the Latvian.

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Georges Simenon: Signed, Picpus (Inspector Maigret)

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

A small, thin man, rather dull to look at, neither young nor old, exuding the stale smell of a bachelor who does not look after himself. He pulls his fingers and cracks his knuckles and tells his tale the way a schoolboy recites his lesson.

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Georges Simenon: The Blue Room

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

A new translation of Simenon's gripping novel about lives transformed by deceit and the destructive power of lust.

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Georges Simenon: The Judge's House (Inspector Maigret)

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

Exiled from the Police Judiciare in Paris, Maigret bides his time in a remote coastal town of France. There, among the lighthouses, mussel farms and the eerie wail of foghorns, he discovers that a community's loyalties hide unpleasant truths.

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Georges Simenon: The Madman of Bergerac

PENGUIN, 2015

A distressed passenger leaps off a night train and vanishes into the woods. Maigret, on his way to a well-earned break in the Dordogne, is soon plunged into the pursuit of a madman, hiding amongst the seemingly respectable citizens of Bergerac.

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Georges Simenon: The Strangers in the House - Penguin Modern Classics

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2004

Hector Loursat, a lawyer in the town of Moulins, has lived as a drunken recluse since his wife left him eighteen years before. Estranged from society and even his own daughter, he shuts himself in his study, numbed by endless bottles of burgundy.

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Georges Simenon: The Train

MELVILLE HOUSE, 2011

Against all expectations, Marcel Fron has made a normal life in a bucolic French suburb in the Ardennes.

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Georges Simenon: The Yellow Dog

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2014

The fifth book in the new Penguin Maigret series: Georges Simenon's gripping tale of small town suspicion and revenge, in Linda Asher's timeless translation.

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Georges Simenon:Maigret and the Headless Corpse

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2017

The discovery of a dismembered body in the Canal Saint Martin leads Maigret into a tangled, baffling case involving a taciturn bistro-owner and a mysterious inheritance.

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