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Saint-Fiacre Affair

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ISBN-10: 0141394757

ISBN-13: 9780141394756

Edition: 13th 2014

Authors: Georges Simenon, Shaun Whiteside

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Maigret's past comes to life in this vivid new translation of this evocative novel, set in the Inspector's home town. Book thirteen in the new Penguin Maigret series.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 birth was for his father's funeral. Now an anonymous note predicting a crime during All Souls' Day mass draws him back there, where troubling memories resurface and hidden vices are revealed. Penguin is publishing the entire series of Maigret novels.'Compelling,…    
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Book details

List price: $16.00
Edition: 13th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 5/26/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 5.04" wide x 7.80" long x 0.39" tall
Weight: 0.286
Language: English

Georges Simenon (1903-1989) began work as a reporter for a local newspaper at the age of sixteen, and at nineteen he moved to Paris to embark on a career as a novelist. He went on to write seventy-five Maigret novels and twenty-eight Maigret short stories.

Shaun Whiteside's translations include Nietzsche's The Birth of Tragedy and Musil's The Confessions of Young T�rless for Penguin Classics.