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Blade of light / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.

Blade of light / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.
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ISBN 9781447264484 (paperback)
9781447264453
Author Camilleri, Andrea author.
Title Blade of light / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.
Publisher/Date London : Mantle, 2015.
New York City ©2015 Penguin Books,
Pagination etc. 275 pages ; 24 cm.
Series An Inspector Montalbano mystery 19.
Contents note Also titled: A beam of light
Summary Note When a gentleman arrives at Montalbano's station to report an armed robbery on his wife that ended with a kiss, the inspector's suspicions are aroused. As he delves deeper into the case, Montalbano finds that none of the witnesses' stories are adding up, and he can't help but feel that they're not meant to. When a body turns up showing all the signs of a mafia hit, the inspector knows he must excavate the truth from what he is being led to believe. Meanwhile there's a case that keeps winding its way back to Montalbano's office. A locked door has suddenly appeared on a farmer's disused shed, and then, just as quickly, the door disappears. The anti-terrorist police soon intervene, but why are they so keen to keep this away from the inspector? And why does he sense that this case is connected to him somehow? With deceit at every turn and a distraction of the heart taking over his head, Inspector Montalbano must focus if he is ever going to solve this mystery.
Language note Translated from the Italian.
Subject -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
Police -- Italy -- Sicily -- Fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Sicily (Italy) -- Fiction
Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Added Author Sartarelli, Stephen, 1954- translator.
Camilleri, Andrea, 1925-
Shelf Location F CAMI
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