Death in brittany : Commissaire Dupin series, Book 1. / Jean-Luc Bannalec.
- ISBN: 9781466867741 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2015.
Book 1 of the Commissaire Dupin series (series numeration from NoveList).
An international bestseller, this captivating whodunit introduces Commisaire Dupin—a witty, quintessential traditional police inspector in an idyllic French seaside villageCommissaire Georges Dupin, a cantankerous, Parisian-born caffeine junkie recently reolcated from the glamour of Paris to the remote (if picturesque) Breton coast, is dragged from his morning croissant and coffee to the scene of a curious murder. The local village of Pont-Aven—a sleepy community by the sea where everyone knows one other and nothing much seems to happen—is in shock. The legendary ninety-one-year-old hotelier Pierre-Louis Pennec, owner of the Central Hotel, has been found dead.A picture-perfect seaside village which played host to Gaugin in the 19th century, Pont-Aven is at the height of its tourist season and is immediately thrown into uproar. Dupin and his team identify five principal suspects, including a rising political star, a longtime friend of the...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Minotaur Books, 2015. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5 KB).
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