Category Archives: French

Pierre Magnan, The Murdered House (1999)

The French writer´s debut and the first Séraphin Monge mystery. Sadly my cover is not as beautiful as the one I showed you the other day. The first lines – which take place in1896: “Monge was on his guard. It … Continue reading

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>Pierre Magnan, Death in the Truffle Wood (2005)

>A mini review for a busy day. Sorry, this novel deserves far better, but … The plot: a handful of young hippies who have sought refuge in a village in Provence to get away from their middle class background disappear … Continue reading

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