Innocence, Paperback Book


June 1945. The war is over. As dawn breaks across the hills of Provence, 15-year-old Pierrot stumbles across the body of Capitaine Patrocle, a local hero of the Resistance, who has been murdered.

In his wallet, Pierrot finds a letter, which he conceals beneath his cap.

It provides the key to the dramatic events that lie at the heart of this haunting storyand ultimately leads to the boy s introduction to the beautiful Madame Henry and the mysteries of love.

French author Pierre Magnan has written more than 25 novels, including "The Murdered House, " which was short-listed for the CWA Historical Dagger Award."


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
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  • Category: Crime & mystery
  • ISBN: 9781860469800

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