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Maigret Is Afraid|Georges Simenon
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"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

Maigret stumbles upon a series of murders in Fontenay-le-Comte while visiting an old school friend

On his way home from a conference, Maigret stops to visit an old school friend in Fontenay-le-Comte. A man in the same train car introduces himself and asks if Maigret has come to help solve the murder case. In fact, the man's brother-in-law had been murdered four days earlier, followed by the murder of a local widow in the same way, a blow to the head with a pipe. While Maigret is in town, a third murder is reported. Maigret soon discovers that there are two warring factions in the town, a clear class separation, and an air of suspicion that only he can put to rest.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780241277485
  • ISBN-10: 0241277485
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Publish Date: November 2017
  • Dimensions: 7.8 x 5.1 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.3 pounds
  • Page Count: 176

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