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Irène

Irène( )
Author: Lemaitre, Pierre
Translator: Wynne, Frank
ISBN:978-0-85705-289-6
Publication Date:Mar 2014
Publisher:Quercus
Imprint:MacLehose Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $29.99
Book Description:

For Commandant Verhoeven life is beautiful: he is happily married, expecting his first child with the lovely Irene. But his blissful existence is punctured by a murder of unprecedented savagery. Worse still, the press seem to have it in for him - his every move is headline news. When he discovers that the killer has killed before - that each murder is a homage to a classic crime novel - the fourth estate are quick to coin a nickname. . . The Novelist . . . With both men in the public...
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Book Details
Pages:400
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General
Fiction / Crime
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.3 x 23.4 x 2.8 cm
Book Weight:0.532 Kilograms
Author Biography
Lemaitre, Pierre (Author)
Pierre Lemaitre is a French novelist, born in Paris in 1951. He is a former teacher of literature. His is the author of Camille, for which he won the Crime Writers' Association International Dagger. He and Fred Vargas won the Crime Writers' Association International Dagger for Alex. His novel, The Great Swindle, won the 2013 Prix Goncourt, France's leading literary award. In 2016, it won the International Dagger for the best crime novel not originally written in English.

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