Death at Sea
Adapted for BBC4's Inspector MontalbanoFrom the title story, Death at Sea, in which the alleged manslaughter of an engineer upon a fishing trawler leads Inspector Montalbano to uncover an even more sinister crime, Andrea Camilleri takes his readers through eight cunning cases from the Vigātan police files. Starting with an arson attack on a hotel which leaves the distraught owner as the chief suspect; to the mysterious case of a woman who goes missing in an underpass with a million lira in her handbag; to a threat on Montalbano's own life, as an anonymous motorcyclist takes a shot at the detective.Featuring stories adapted for BBC4's Inspector Montalbano, this is the perfect place to start reading Sicily's favourite crime author.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Auntie-Nanuuq - LibraryThing
Eight Short Stories featuring Inspector Montalbano and his early cases. 1. "Room Number 2": An explosion rocks a hotel. Room number 2 was occupied, but as all the guests come down stairs to be ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jetangen4571 - LibraryThing
short-stories, series, law-enforcement, Sicily, murder-investigation Camilleri does great short stories! Each is pretty much independent of the others except for the continuing characters, and even if ... Read full review