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The overnight kidnapper / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.

The overnight kidnapper / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.
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Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date Res.
F CAMI
Adult Fiction   Double Bay . On Loan . 14 Dec 2020
F CAMI
Adult Fiction   Paddington . Available .  
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ISBN 9781509840823 (paperback)
Author Camilleri, Andrea author.
Title The overnight kidnapper / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.
Publisher/Date London : Mantle, 2019.
©2019.
Pagination etc. 264 pages ; 24 cm.
Series An Inspector Montalbano mystery 23
Contents note Originally published in Italian as "La giostra degli scambi" by Sellerio Editore, ©2015.
Summary Note After a hectic morning, Inspector Montalbano arrives in his office ready to find out what's troubling Vigta this week. What he discovers is unnerving. A woman on her way home from work has been held up at gunpoint, chloroformed and kidnapped, but then released just hours later unharmed and with all her possessions into the open countryside. Later that day, Montalbano hears from Enzo, owner of his favourite restaurant, that his niece has recently been the victim of the exact same crime. Before long, a third instance of this baffling overnight kidnapping has been reported. The only link between the these events is that all women are 30 years old and work in a bank. What exactly is this mystery assailant gaining from these fleeting kidnappings? And what can he do to stop them? Montalbano must use all his logic and intuition if he is to answer these pressing questions before the kidnapper finds his next victim.
Language note Translated from the Italian.
Subject - Name Montalbano, Salvo (Fictitious character) Fiction
Subject Kidnapping -- Investigation -- Fiction
Women -- Crimes against -- Fiction
Police -- Italy -- Sicily -- Fiction
Kidnapping -- Italy -- Sicily -- Fiction
Kidnapping victims -- Italy -- Sicily -- Fiction
Sicily (Italy) -- Fiction
Detective and mystery fiction.
Added Author Sartarelli, Stephen, 1964- translator.
Shelf Location F CAMI
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