A Nest Of Vipers

byAndrea CamilleriTranslated byStephen Sartarelli

August 1, 2017|
A Nest Of Vipers by Andrea Camilleri
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“The novels of Andrea Camilleri breathe out the sense of place, the sense of humor, and the sense of despair that fills the air of Sicily.” —Donna Leon 

Montalbano investigates the death of wealthy accountant Barletta in a case involving a string of mistresses and family secrets.


Inspector Montalbano enjoys simple pleasures: delicious food, walks along the water, the occasional smoke—yet these are just the backdrop to his duties as a detective.

His latest case is the killing of the wealthy Cosimo Barletta. Thought to be a widower living out a quiet life by the sea, Cosimo’s sudden death, by gunshot to the neck, opens up his past to scrutiny. What Montalbano uncovers is Cosimo’s trove of salacious photographs, used to extort young women, and a history full of greed and corruption. Montalbano, though resolved to find the killer, muses on where justice lies—in his pursuit of a suspect or with one of Cosimo’s innumerable victims getting the revenge they deserved?
Andrea Camilleri, a mega-bestseller in Italy and Germany, is the author of the New York Times bestselling Inspector Montalbano mystery series as well as historical novels that take place in nineteenth-century Sicily. His books have been made into Italian TV shows and translated into thirty-two languages. His thirteenth Montalbano novel...
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Title:A Nest Of VipersFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 7.7 X 5.08 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:272 pages, 7.7 X 5.08 X 0.68 inPublished:August 1, 2017Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143126652

ISBN - 13:9780143126652

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