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The Track of Sand by Andrea Camilleri
  

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Inspector Montalbano rises one morning to find the carcass of a horse on the beach in front of his seaside home. But no sooner do his men arrive than the body has mysteriously vanished, leaving behind only a trail in the sand . . . Maneuvering his way through the colorful demimonde of eccentric aristocrats and high-rolling bourgeois, Montalbano must decipher the cryptic messages being sent by those spying on him and once again call upon his special blend of intuition, analysis, play-acting and Proustian memory for good food, if he is to uncover this latest mystery...

If you like Andrea Camilleri you might also like to read books by Marco Vichi, Michele Giuttari and Michael Giuttari.

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The Track of Sand by Andrea Camilleri

About the Author

Andrea Camilleri

Andrea Camilleri is one of Italy’s most famous contemporary writers. His Montalbano series has been adapted for Italian television and translated into nine languages. He lives in Rome.

His Inspector Salvo Montalbano has garnered millions of fans worldwide with his sardonic, engaging take on Sicilian small-town life and his genius for deciphering the most enigmatic of crimes. Both farcical and endearing, Montalbano is a cross between Columbo and Chandler’s Philip Marlowe, with the added culinary idiosyncrasies of an Italian Maigret’ and if you like authors such as Alexander McCall Smith, Donna Leon and Michael Dibdin you really should try some of his novels.

Photograph by Elvira Giogianni.

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Publication date

3rd June 2011

Author

Andrea Camilleri

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www.andreacamilleri.net/

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Publisher

Mantle an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Format

Hardback

Categories

Crime / Mystery
Thriller / Suspense
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9780330507660

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