Provençal Pride

Crime novel

Original Title: Provenzalischer Stolz

original edition

Paperback, with flaps, 368 pages, 13.5 x 21.5 cm, 5.3 x 8.5 in.
ISBN: 978-3-7645-0721-3
€ 15.00 [D] | € 15.50 [A] | CHF 21.90 * (* rec. retail price) recommended retail price

Publishing House: Blanvalet

Date of publication: May 18, 2020
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Sophie  Bonnet - Provençal Pride


Lonely sandy beaches, old fishing villages and a sinister prophecy …

Fear has come to the Camargue. While Pierre Durand is making his way through the Rhône delta in a houseboat and mulling over his professional future, a chain letter announcing death in three hours is in circulation. And indeed, shortly afterwards a corpse with a blackened face is found. It is the body of a detective who had been investigating in the milieu of the "gens du voyage".

But there is a witness hiding on Pierre's houseboat who claims to have lost his memory. The prefect asks the one-time village policeman to come to his aid. With the help of a "gitane", Pierre tries to get behind the mystery of the chain letters. Everything points to a conflict between cultures, but another murder sheds a different light on the crimes. Pierre realises he will have to trust his intuition if the last part of the prophecy is to be prevented …


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