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Description - The Terracotta Dog by Andrea Camilleri

The Terracotta Dog opens with a mysterious tete-a-tete with a mafioso, some inexplicably abandoned loot from a supermarket heist, and some dying words that lead Inspector Montalbano to a secret grotto in a mountain cave where two young lovers dead fifty years and still embracing, are watched over by a life-size terracotta dog. Montalbano's passion to solve this old crime takes him, heedless of personal danger, on a journey through the island's past and into a family's dark heart amid the horrors of World War II. With sly wit and a keen understanding of human nature, Montalbano is a detective whose earthiness, compassion and intelligence, make him totally irresistible.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780330492911
ISBN-10: 0330492918
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 130mm x 22mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Picador
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Andrea Camilleri

Andrea Camilleri is one of Italy's most famous contemporary writers. The Montalbano mysteries have been best-sellers all over Europe. He lives in Rome. Stephen Sartarelli is a poet and translator. He lives in France.

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