A cross between "The Spy Who Came In From the Cold" and "A Year in Provence", this highly acclaimed thriller (published in hardback as "A French Country Murder") is a thoroughly original and completely engaging crime novel of international espionage. When Louis Morgan finds a dead body on the doorstep of his charming little house, he teams up with the local gendarme to solve a murder. Charming and delectable eccentricities a la Francais abound.
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(210mm x 140mm x 18mm)
Publisher: Minotaur Books,US
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Author Biography - Peter Steiner
Also known for his cartoons in The New Yorker, this is Peter Steiner's first novel in the Louis Morgon thriller series; the second, L'Assassin, was published by Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur. Le Crime was originally published in hardcover under the title A French Country Murder.