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  • Published: 20 August 2019
  • ISBN: 9780241304211
  • Imprint: Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 192
  • RRP: $16.99

Maigret in Vichy

Inspector Maigret #68




While on holiday Maigret gets involved in a local murder case

Maigret and his wife takes a much needed holiday to Vichy, where they quickly become used to the slower pace of life. When a woman, who they regularly pass by on their daily strolls, is murdered Maigret can't help but offer his assistance to the local Inspector, a former colleague of Maigret's.

  • Published: 20 August 2019
  • ISBN: 9780241304211
  • Imprint: Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 192
  • RRP: $16.99

About the author

Georges Simenon

Georges Simenon (1903-1989) began work as a reporter for a local newspaper at the age of sixteen, and at nineteen he moved to Paris to embark on a career as a novelist. He went on to write seventy-five Maigret novels and twenty-eight Maigret short stories.

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Praise for Maigret in Vichy

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

A supreme writer . . . unforgettable vividness

Independent

The most addictive of writers . . . a unique teller of tales

Observer

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