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Jean-francois Parot - Author


Jean-François Parot is a diplomat and historian. The Châtelet Apprentice was his first novel , and the first in a series of Nicholas Le Floch mysteries which have been published to much acclaim in France. The second in the series, The Man with the Lead Stomach, was published in April 2008. The third Nicholas Le Floch title The Phantom of the Rue Royale will be available from October 2009.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Jean-francois Parot

The Saint-Florentin Murders by Jean-francois Parot
The Saint-Florentin Murders
Jean-francois Parot
Shortlisted for the CWA International Dagger 2011. This fifth exciting adventure for Nicolas Le Floch has it all: serial crimes and a bizarre murder weapon, as well as debauchery, espionage, and the follies of a young court where ancient rivalries...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2010
The Man with the Lead Stomach by Jean-francois Parot
The Man with the Lead Stomach
Jean-francois Parot
Set in Paris in 1761, this is a fascinating, detailed and revealing look at French law in the reign of Louis XV and opens up the reasons for the coming revolution. The central character is a commissioner of police. As...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2009

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