The Misty Harbour

The Misty Harbour

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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

An Inspector Maigret mystery and a gripping tale of lost identity

"A man picked up for wandering in obvious distress among the cars and buses on the Grands Boulevards. Questioned in French, he remains mute . . . A madman? In Maigret's office, he is searched. His suit is new, his underwear is new, his shoes are new. All identifying labels have been removed. No identification papers. No wallet. Five crisp thousand-franc bills have been slipped into one of his pockets."

A distressed man is found wandering the streets of Paris, with no memory of who he is or how he got there. The answers lead Maigret to a small harbour town, whose quiet citizens conceal a poisonous malice.
Publisher: [London] :, Penguin Books,, 2015.
ISBN: 9780141394794
014139479X
Branch Call Number: M SIME
Characteristics: 186 pages ; 20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Coverdale, Linda - Translator

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