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Autumn, All the Cats Return

by Philippe Georget

Inspector Sebag is a policeman in the South of France with an unparalleled sixth sense, who excels at slipping into the skin of killers and hunting them down. However, when a retired French Algerian cop is discovered...


The Yellow Dog

by Georges Simenon & Linda Asher

A gripping tale of small town suspicion and revenge-part of Penguin's series of fantastic new Inspector Maigret translations

"There was an exaggerated humility about her. And yet he sensed, beneath that image,...


The Night at the Crossroads

by Georges Simenon & Linda Coverdale

Georges Simenon's riveting tale of deception in an isolated community, part of Penguin's series of new Inspector Maigret translations

"She came forward, the outlines of her figure blurred in the half-light. She...


The Frozen Dead

Commandant Martin Servaz #1

by Bernard Minier & Alison Anderson

Saint-Martin-de-Comminges is a small town nestled in the French Pyrenees. The kind of place where winters are harsh and unforgiving and where nothing ever happens. Until the winter morning when a group of workers...


The Three Evangelists

by Fred Vargas & Sian Reynolds

The opera singer Sophia Siméonidis wakes up one morning to discover that a tree has appeared overnight in the garden of her Paris house. Intrigued and unnerved, she turns to her neighbours: Vandoosler, an ex-cop,...


The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair: A Novel

by Joël Dicker

New York Times Bestseller

"Unimpeachably terrific." -The New York Times Book Review

One of CBS This Morning's 6 "Must-Have Titles for Your Summer Reading List"

The publishing phenomenon topping bestseller lists...


Dog Will Have His Day

by Fred Vargas & Sian Reynolds

Shortlisted for the CWA International Dagger

HOW DO YOU SOLVE A MURDER WITHOUT A BODY?

Keeping watch under the windows of the Paris flat belonging to a politician's nephew, ex-special investigator Louis Kehlweiler...


The Hanged Man of Saint-Pholien

by Georges Simenon & Linda Coverdale

A new translation of a haunting tale about the lengths to which people will go to escape from guilt and book four of the Inspector Maigret series

On a trip to Brussels, Maigret unwittingly causes a man's suicide,...


The Carter of 'La Providence'

by Georges Simenon & David Coward

A new translation of Georges Simenon's tragic tale of lost identity--the third novel in the Inspector Maigret series

What was the woman doing here?

In a stable, wearing pearl earrings, her stylish bracelet and...


Nazis in the Metro

by Didier Daeninckx & Anna Moschovakis

A riveting novel of political intrigue, set on the Left Bank of Paris

From France’s leading political crime writer comes a novel that delves into the country’s radical political movements on both the left...


Pietr the Latvian

by Georges Simenon & David Bellos

A gripping new translation of the first novel in the famous Inspector Maigret series

What he sought, what he waited and watched out for was the crack in the wall. In other words, the instant when the human being...


The Late Monsieur Gallet

by Georges Simenon & Anthea Bell

A devastating tale of misfortune, betrayal, and the weakness of family ties, newly translated for the Inspector Maigret series

In the third Maigret mystery, the circumstances of Monsieur Gallet's death all...


The Stone Boy

by Sophie Loubiere

The bestselling French phenomenon, winner of the Prix Lion Noir, now available in English for the first time...

When Madame Préau returns to her own house outside Paris after several years spent in a convalescent...


Summertime All The Cats Are Bored

by Philippe Georget

It’s the middle of a long hot summer on the French Mediterranean shore. The town is full of tourists and the at the Perpignan police headquarters, Sebag and Molino, two tired cops who are being slowly devoured...


Mapuche

by Caryl Férey

Twenty-eight-year-old Jana is a Mapuche, one of those “people of the earth” who roamed the most fertile tracts of the south American pampas for over two thousand years before being dispossessed in 1910 by...


The Ghost Riders of Ordebec

Commissaire Adamsberg #7

by Fred Vargas & Sian Reynolds

A # 1 French and Italian bestseller from the three-time winner of the CWA’s International Dagger Award

 

More than ten million copies of Fred Vargas’s Commissaire Adamsberg mysteries have been sold worldwide....


The First Person

by Pierre Turgeon

In The First Person, an embittered computer programmer working for the police has decided to erase his identity. We do not know why. Leaving his old life behind, the man becomes a private detective in Los Angeles...


The A26

by Pascal Garnier & Melanie Florence

The future is on its way to Picardy with the construction of a huge motorway. But nearby is a house where nothing has changed since 1945. Traumatised by events that year, Yolande hasn’t left her home since....


A Very Profitable War

by Didier Daeninckx & Sarah Martin

A rollicking noir set in Paris, during the anarchic days following World War One

In January 1920, in the aftermath of “the war to end all wars,” private detective René Griffon is hired to investigate the...


Murder In Memoriam

by Didier Daeninckx & Liz Heron

On the evening of October 17, 1961 twenty-thousand Algerians marched in Paris in defiance of and in protest against a curfew imposed by Maurice Papon, chief of the Paris Metropolitan Police. The protesters were...