By Jean-Luc Bannalec
"Roll over, Maigret. Commissaire Dupin has arrived."—M.C. Beaton
Commissaire Georges Dupin, a cantankerous, Parisian-born caffeine junkie lately relocated from the glamour of Paris to the distant (if picturesque) Breton coast, is dragged from his morning croissant and occasional to the scene of a curious homicide. The neighborhood village of Pont-Aven—a sleepy group via the ocean the place we all know another and not anything a lot turns out to happen—is in surprise. The mythical ninety-one-year-old hotelier Pierre-Louis Pennec, proprietor of the significant resort, has been came upon dead.
A picture-perfect beach village that performed host to Gaugin within the 19th century, Pont-Aven is on the top of its vacationer season and is instantly thrown into uproar. As Dupin delves into the lives of the sufferer and the suspects, he uncovers an internet of secrecy and silence that belies the village's old fashioned image.
A delectable learn, Jean-Luc Bannalec's Death in Brittany transports readers to the French coast, the place you could essentially scent the ocean air and flavor the superbly cooked steak frites in an expertly crafted, page-turning secret for enthusiasts of Martin Walker.
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Death in Brittany: A Mystery (Brittany Mystery Series) by Jean-Luc Bannalec