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Beautiful Mystery A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel

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ISBN-10: 1250031125

ISBN-13: 9781250031129

Edition: N/A

Authors: Louise Penny

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The brilliant new novel in the New York Times bestselling series by Louise Penny, one of the most acclaimed crime writers of our time No outsiders are ever admitted to the monastery of Saint-Gilbert-Entre-les-Loups, hidden deep in the wilderness of Quebec, where two dozen cloistered monks live in peace and prayer. They grow vegetables, they tend chickens, they make chocolate. And they sing. Ironically, for a community that has taken a vow of silence, the monks have become world-famous for their glorious voices, raised in ancient chants whose effect on both singer and listener is so profound it is known as "the beautiful mystery." But when the renowned choir director is murdered, the lock on…    
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Book details

List price: $19.00
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 7/2/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 5.88" wide x 8.28" long x 1.06" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Louise Penny was born in Toronto, Canada in 1958. She earned a Bachelor of Applied Arts (Radio and Television) from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute (now Ryerson University) in 1979. Before she turned to writing mystery novels in 2004, she was a journalist and radio host for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in various cities across Canada for 25 years. She writes the Chief Inspector Gamache Novel series. She has won numerous awards including the New Blood Dagger, Arthur Ellis, Barry, Anthony, and Dilys awards for Still Life and the 2007 Agatha Award for Best Novel for A Fatal Grace. Her title, The Long Way Home, made the Hot Mystery Title's List for Summer 2014.