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  • Inspector Maigret Omnibusby Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available

    The first annual omnibus edition in the new Penguin Inspector Maigret series, comprising four titles from the series so far: Pietr the Latvian , The Hanged Man of Saint-Pholien , The Carter of La Providence and The Grand Banks Cafe . Penguin is publishing the entire series of Maigret novels. 'Compelling, remorseless, brilliant' John Gray ... more...

  • The Blue Roomby Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; Not Available

    A new translation of Simenon's gripping novel about lives transformed by deceit and the destructive power of lust. It was all real: himself, the room, Andrée still lying on the ravaged bed. For Tony and Andrée, there are no rules when they meet in the blue room at the Hôtel des Voyageurs. Their adulterous affair is intoxicating, passionate... more...

  • The Madman of Bergeracby Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 11.88

    A new translation of Simenon's tense novel, book fifteen in the new Penguin Maigret series. He recalled his travelling companion's agitated sleep - was it really sleep? - his sighs, and his sobbing. Then the two dangling legs, the patent-leather shoes and hand-knitted socks . . . An insipid face. Glazed eyes. And Maigret was not surprised... more...

  • A Crime in Hollandby Georges Simenon; Sian Reynolds

    Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 9.99

    'Just take a look,' Duclos said in an undertone, pointing to the scene all round them, the picture-book town, with everything in its place, like ornaments on the mantlepiece of a careful housewife . . . 'Everyone here earns his living. Everyone's more or less content. And above all, everyone keeps his instincts under control, because that's the rule... more...

  • The Grand Banks Caféby Georges Simenon; David Coward

    Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 9.99

    Sailors don't talk much to other men, especially not to policemen. But after Captain Fallut's body is found floating near his trawler, they all mention the Evil Eye when they speak of the Ocean's voyage. Featured the inimitable Inspector Maigret and written in the dark, grimly comic prose that Simenon is renowned for, A Crime In Holland will delight... more...

  • The Hanged Man of Saint-Pholienby Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available

    The third book in the new Penguin Maigret series: Georges Simenon's haunting tale about the lengths to which people will go to escape from guilt, in a compelling new translation by Linda Coverdale. A first ink drawing showed a hanged man swinging from a gallows on which perched an enormous crow. And there were at least twenty other etchings... more...

  • The Late Monsieur Galletby Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; Not Available

    The second book in the new Penguin Maigret series: Georges Simenon's devastating tale of misfortune, betrayal and the weakness of family ties, in a new translation by Anthea Bell. Instead of the detail filling itself in and becoming clearer, it seemed to escape him. The face of the man in the ill-fitting coat just misted up so that it hardly... more...

  • Pietr the Latvianby Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; Not Available

    The first novel which appeared in Georges Simenon's famous Maigret series, in a gripping new translation by David Bellos. Inevitably Maigret was a hostile presence in the Majestic. He constituted a kind of foreign body that the hotel's atmosphere could not assimilate. Not that he looked like a cartoon policeman. He didn't have a moustache... more...

  • The Carter of 'La Providence'by Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available

    The fourth book in the new Penguin Maigret series: Georges Simenon's tragic tale of lost identity, in a gripping new translation by David Coward. What was the woman doing here? In a stable, wearing pearl earrings, her stylish bracelet and white buckskin shoes! She must have been alive when she got there because the crime had been committed... more...

  • The Yellow Dogby Georges Simenon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2014; Not Available

    The fifth book in the new Penguin Maigret series: Georges Simenon's gripping tale of small town suspicion and revenge , in Linda Asher's timeless translation. There was an exaggerated humility about her. Her cowed eyes, her way of gliding noiselessly about without bumping into things, of quivering nervously at the slight­est word, were the... more...