A Beam of Light

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Turtleback, 2015 - 288 pages
In time for Andrea Camilleri s 90th birthday, the nineteenth installment in his irresistible "New York Times" bestselling Inspector Montalbano Mystery series
When Inspector Montalbano falls under the charms of beautiful gallery owner Marian, his longtime relationship with Livia comes under threat. Meanwhile, he is also troubled by a strange dream as three crimes demand his attention: the assault and robbery of a wealthy merchant's young wife, shady art deals, and a search for arms traffickers that leads him deep into the countryside, where the investigation takes a tragic turn."

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User Review  - mysterymax - LibraryThing

Salvo's relationship with Livia is almost over. He's fallen for an art dealer in town. In the meantime he's dealing with an assault on a merchant's wife, and arms traffickers. This latter bit ... Read full review

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User Review  - cathyskye - LibraryThing

A Beam of Light is vintage Camilleri. From the inimitable Catarella's knowledge of Latin to Montalbano's "friendship" with a crab down at the end of the jetty, Camilleri knows how to make readers ... Read full review

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About the author (2015)

Andrea Camilleri is the bestselling author of the popular Inspector Montalbano Mystery series, as well as a number of historical novels that take place in Sicily. He lives in Italy.
Stephen Sartarelli is an award-winning translator and poet who lives in France.

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