Maigret and the Lazy Burglar : Inspector Maigret #57 Paperback / softback
Part of the Inspector Maigret series
'His artistry is supreme' John Banville'Sullenly, he got dressed.
Why, whenever he was woken on a winter night like this, did the coffee have a particular taste?
The smell of the apartment was different...his pipe, too, had a different taste.'Set against a high-profile hunt for the latest criminal gang to hit Paris, Maigret is determined to track down the murderer of a quiet crook for whom he cannot help feeling affection and respect. This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret and the Idle Burglar. 'One of the greatest writers of the twentieth century . . . Simenon was unequalled at making us look inside, though the ability was masked by his brilliance at absorbing us obsessively in his stories' Guardian
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 160 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 05/07/2018
- Category: Classic crime
- ISBN: 9780241303917