The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,410,490 members ⚫ 1,532,108 ebooks

New to

Learn more

The Beggar's Opera

The Beggar's Opera by Peggy Blair
Buy this eBook
US$ 11.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
The first volume in the atmospheric and suspenseful Inspector Ramirez series In beautiful, crumbling Old Havana, Canadian detective Mike Ellis hopes the sun and sand will help save his troubled marriage. He doesn’t yet know that it’s dead in the water—much like the little Cuban boy last seen begging the Canadian couple for a few pesos on the world famous Malecon. For Inspector Ricardo Ramirez, head of the Major Crimes Unit of the Cuban National Revolutionary Police, finding his prime suspect isn’t a problem—Cuban law is. He has only seventy-two hours to secure an indictment and prevent a vicious killer from leaving the island. But Ramirez also has his own troubles to worry about. He’s dying of the same dementia that killed his grandmother, an incurable disease that makes him see the ghosts of victims of unsolved murders. As he races against time, the dead haunt his every step...
Penguin Canada; February 2012
352 pages; ISBN 9780143183433
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: The Beggar's Opera
Author: Peggy Blair
  • News
Book Review: The Beggar's Opera, by Peggy Blair - National Post
Fri, 10 Feb 2012 07:01:11 -0800
National PostBook Review: The Beggar's Opera, by Peggy BlairNational PostWorld-building is crucial to The Beggar's ...
Author Peggy Blair is on the case - Ottawa Citizen
Mon, 14 Sep 2015 09:17:59 -0700
Ottawa CitizenAuthor Peggy Blair is on the caseOttawa CitizenThen in 2010, her first book, The Beggar's Opera, was ...
The Beggar's Opera - Quill & Quire (blog)
Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:03:45 -0800
The Beggar's OperaQuill & Quire (blog)“By the time he discovered he was dying, Ricardo Ramirez was the inspector in charge ...
More Fiction
Subject categories