The Angst-Ridden Executive, Paperback Book

The Angst-Ridden Executive Paperback

2.5 out of 5 (1 rating)


Antonio Jauma, an old acquaintance, dies desperately wanting to get in touch with Pepe Carvalho.

Jauma's widow has good reason to believe that her husband's death is not what it seems. And who better to investigate than Carvalho, a private eye with a CIA past and contacts with the Communist Party.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Crime & mystery
  • ISBN: 9781852427405



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Another little slice of life from Montalban. His detective fiction is certainly an acquired taste - and it helps if you have a gourmet's palatte to really appreciate the subtlety on offer here. Once more our book-burning detective is thrust into a mysterious case, with a cover-up, a twist, a betrayal and an uncertain conclusion all laying in wait for him.

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