Montmartre Mysteries by Jean-Pierre AlauxMontmartre Mysteries by Jean-Pierre Alaux

Montmartre Mysteries

byJean-Pierre Alaux, Noël Balen

Paperback | September 3, 2015

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Wine expert Benjamin Cooker travels to the French capital, where his is called to help care for some vineyards in Montmartre, a neighborhood full of memories for him. He stops in on an old friend. Arthur Solacroup left the Foreign Legion to open a wine shop good enough to be in the Cooker Guide. But an attempted murder brings the past back into the present. But which past? The winemaker detective and his assistant Virgile want to know more, and their investigation leads them from the the sands of Djibouti to the vineyards of Côte du Rhône.
Jean-Pierre Alaux is a magazine, radio and television journalist when he is not writing mystery novels in southwestern France. He is a genuine wine and food lover, and a prize-winning cookbook author.Noël Balen lives in Paris, where he splits his time between writing, making records, and lecturing on music. He plays bass, is a music cr...
Title:Montmartre MysteriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:146 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.38 inPublished:September 3, 2015Publisher:Le French BookLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1939474477

ISBN - 13:9781939474476

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