In the darkness, the main room is as vast as a cathedral. Some warmth is still seeps from the radiators. Delfosse strikes a match. They stop a moment to catch their breath, and work out how far they have still to go. And suddenly the match falls to the ground, as Delfosse [...]
Pubblicazione: 07.08.2014 / Data di consegna: 1-3 settimane (non disponibile a breve termine)
During his first holiday on the island of Porquerolles Dr Mahe caught a glimpse of something irresistible. As the memory continues to haunt him, he falls prey to a delusion that may offer an escape from his conventional existence - or may destroy him.
People find Mr Hire strange, disconcerting. The tenants he shares his building with try to avoid him. He is a peeping Tom, a visitor of prostitutes, a dealer in unsavoury literature. He is also the prime suspect for a brutal murder that he did not commit.
Maigret savoured the sensations of his youth again: the cold, stinging eyes, frozen fingertips, an aftertaste of coffee. Then, stepping inside the church, a blast of heat, soft light; the smell of candles and incense. The last time Maigret went home to the village of his [...]
Maigret is asked to the windswept, rainy border town of Givet by a young woman desperate to clear her family of murder. But their well-kept shop, the sleepy community and its raging river all hide their own mysteries.
An annual omnibus edition in the Penguin Inspector Maigret series, comprising four titles from the series so far: Pietr the Latvian, The Hanged Man of Saint-Pholien, The Carter of La Providence and The Grand Banks Cafe.
Pubblicazione: 27.11.2014 / Data di consegna: 1-3 settimane (non disponibile a breve termine)
A new translation of this novel set in the demi-monde of the sun-soaked Riviera, part of the republishing of the Maigret series.
Pubblicazione: 05.03.2015 / Data di consegna: 3-5 settimane (il titolo viene procurato in modo speciale)
Inspector Maigret investigates when the body of a diamond merchant is found at a Danish aristocrat and his reclusive sister's isolated mansion.
In a new translation of the third book in the Inspector Maigret series, the suspicious circumstances around Monsieur Gallet's death are investigated and his haughty family members are exposed for their crimes and lies. Original.
When Inspector Maigret finds the man that he was following dead by his own hand in a hotel room, his investigations begin to reveal a sordid secret from the man's past that some people will try to keep at any cost.
When a well-dressed woman is found dead in a stable near a canal, Jules Maigret investigates, puzzled how no one heard anything.