Maigret's Anger

Maigret's Anger

Author: Georges Simenon

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780241304020

Category: Fiction

Page: 160

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During a quiet spell in June Maigret is called to investigate the disappearance of a reputable businessman. When a body is discovered near the famous Père Lachaise cemetery Maigret struggles to find any clues to the perpetrator and loses his temper when his own reputation is threatened by the case. Penguin is publishing the entire series of Maigret novels in new translations. This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret Loses His Temper. 'His artistry is supreme' John Banville 'One of the greatest writers of the twentieth century . . . Simenon was unequalled at making us look inside, though the ability was masked by his brilliance at absorbing us obsessively in his stories' Guardian
Maigret's Anger
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Georges Simenon
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-01 - Publisher: Penguin UK

During a quiet spell in June Maigret is called to investigate the disappearance of a reputable businessman. When a body is discovered near the famous Père Lachaise cemetery Maigret struggles to find any clues to the perpetrator and loses his temper when his own reputation is threatened by the case.
Maigret's Madwoman
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Georges Simenon
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-03 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'The father of contemporary European detective fiction' Ann Cleeves 'He hadn't seen her arrive. She had stopped on the pavement a few steps away from him and was peering into the courtyard of the Police Judiciaire, where the small staff cars were parked. She ventured as far as the entrance,
Maigret's Childhood Friend
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Georges Simenon
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'The father of contemporary European detective fiction' Ann Cleeves 'Florentin pulled one of those faces which had once amused his classmates so much and disarmed the teachers . . . Maigret didn't dare to ask why he had come to see him. He studied him, struggling to believe that so
Maigret in Vichy
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Georges Simenon
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-06 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'The father of contemporary European detective fiction' Ann Cleeves 'What else did they have to do with their days? They ambled around casually. From time to time, they paused, not because they were out of breath but to admire a tree, a house, the play of light and shadow, or
Maigret and the Loner
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Georges Simenon
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-07 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'The father of contemporary European detective fiction' Ann Cleeves 'People who've been here a long time have been talking about him. This morning, when I was having my coffee and croissants, it was all they were talking about. The old folks, even the middle-aged people, remember him and can't understand