The corsican caper : Sam Levitt Series, Book 3. / Peter Mayle.
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- ISBN: 9780307962874 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.
Here is Peter Mayle at his effervescent best--his master sleuth, Sam Levitt, eating, drinking, and romancing his way through the South of France even as he investigates a case of deadly intrigue among the Riviera's jet set. Billionaire Francis Reboul is taking in the view at his coastal estate, awaiting the arrival of vacationing friends Sam Levitt and Elena Morales, when he spies a massive yacht whose passengers seem a little too interested in his property. The yacht belongs to rapacious Russian tycoon Oleg Vronsky, who, for his own purposes, will stop at nothing to obtain Reboul's villa. When Reboul refuses to sell, Vronsky's methods quickly turn unsavory. Now it's up to Sam--he's saved Reboul's neck before--to negotiate with an underworld of mercenaries and hit men, not to mention the Corsican mafia, to prevent his friend from becoming a victim of Vronsky's "Russian diplomacy." The dire situation doesn't stop Sam and Elena from attending glamorous...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Knopf, 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2122 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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