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Still Life

Winner of the New Blood Dagger, Arthur Ellis, Barry, Anthony, and Dilys awards.
Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Surete du Quebec and his team of investigators are called in to the scene of a suspicious death in a rural village south of Montreal and yet a world away. Jane Neal, a long-time resident of Three Pines, has been found dead in the woods. The locals are certain it's a tragic hunting accident and nothing more but Gamache smells something foul this holiday season and is soon certain that Jane died at the hands of someone much more sinister than a careless bowhunter.

With this award-winning first novel, Louise Penny introduces an engaging hero in Inspector Gamache, who commands his forces and this series with power, ingenuity, and charm.

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 Montreal.

The first of nine mysteries taking place in a Canadian village in the Eastern Townships. Inspector Armand Gamache and cohorts are wonderful, complex companions for your winter reading.

~ recommended January, 2014

ISBN: 9780312948559

ISBN-10: 9780312948559

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Publication Date: 05/01/2007 - 12:00am

On Sale: 05/01/2007 - 12:00am

Pages: 325

Language: English


Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural