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Fertile Public Library M PEN (Text) 33500012336764 Main Checked out 02/11/2021
Moorhead Public Library M PEN (Text) 33500012336756 Main Checked out 02/12/2021
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  • ISBN: 0312541163 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780312541163 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 313 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First Minotaur Books paperback edition.
  • Publisher: ♭2006.

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General Note: Previously published under title: Dead cold. London : Headline, 2006.
Summary, etc.: Sent to a village south of Montreal to investigate the death of CC de Poitiers, an extremely unpopular woman apparently killed in an electrical accident, Armand Gamache of the Surete du Quebec finds that nearly everyone in town had a motive to kill her.

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2007 March #2
    Quebec Surete Inspector Armand Gamache, who made his debut in Still Life (2006), returns in this enjoyable follow-up. An almost universally disliked, even hated, woman is murdered. Naturally, the pool of potential murderers is deep, ranging from the victim's lover to her friends (well, acquaintances) to various others in the small Canadian community of Three Pines. Gamache, a smart and likable investigator--think Columbo with an accent, or perhaps a modern-day Poirot--systematically wades his way through the pool, coming upon a few surprises along the way. Penny is a careful writer, taking time to establish character and scene, playing around with a large cast, distracting us so we won't see the final twists coming until they're upon us. This is a fine mystery in the classic Agatha Christie style, and it is sure to leave mainstream fans wanting more. ((Reviewed March 15, 2007)) Copyright 2007 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

LOUISE PENNY is the author of the #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling series of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. She has won numerous awards, including a CWA Dagger and the Agatha Award (six times), and was a finalist for the Edgar Award for Best Novel. In 2017, she received the Order of Canada for her contributions to Canadian culture. Louise lives in a small village south of Montréal.

Subject: Qub̌ec (Province) Fiction
City and town life Qub̌ec (Province) Fiction
Murder Investigation Fiction
Sret ̌du Qub̌ec Fiction
Police Qub̌ec (Province) Fiction
Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character) Fiction
Genre: Mystery fiction.
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