Maigret and the Tall Woman

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Author(s): Georges Simenon
Series: Inspector Maigret Series No: 38
Original Publish Date: Jul 04, 2017
Product Number: EB00690557
Released: Jul 04, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781524704865
Publisher: Penguin Books
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Description

"One of the greatest writers of the twentieth century . . . Simenon was unequaled at making us look inside, though the ability was masked by his brilliance at absorbing us obsessively in his stories." —The Guardian A visit from a tall, thin woman he arrested many years ago—now married to a hapless burglar—leads Maigret on a tortuous investigation in which he struggles with a formidable suspect A face from Maigret's past reappears to tell him about the misadventures of her husband, a safecracker nicknamed "Sad Freddie" who discovered a dead body while committing a burglary and fled the scene in a panic. In a race against the clock, Maigret must use his full arsenal of investigative methods to solve the crime.

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