Still Life: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Mass Market Paperbound)

A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel

By Louise Penny

St. Martin's Press, 9781250068736, 352pp.

Publication Date: June 30, 2015

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“I've fallen in love with a charming rural village in Canada and with a most delightful man, Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Surete du Quebec. Excellent characterization and plotting and a wonderful sense of humor make this a treasure to be savored. Don't miss it!”
— Susan Wasson, Bookworks, Albuquerque, NM
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Description

"A picturesque village just north of the U.S. border. A place where neighbors greet each other, where visitors feel right at home, and where the truth hides behind closed doors..."
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""Enter the world of Three Pines-and discover why Louise Penny is the blockbuster #1 "New York Times "bestselling author who has enthralled millions of readers.

Jane Neal-well-loved in her community-does not appear to be a woman anyone would want to harm, let alone murder. But when she turns up dead, with an arrow wound to her chest, Chief Inspector Armand Gamache can't help but think that Jane died at the hands of someone much more sinister than a careless hunter. Now it's up to Gamache to find a killer who's on the loose. . .and on his trail.
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"When it comes to murder," "you have to see the forest for the trees."

Outstanding Praise for Louise Penny's "Still Life"
"Perfectly executed."-"Denver Post"
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"""Clever and carefully constructed."-"Chicago Tribune"
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"""Auspicious... with] a well-devised plot."-Marilyn Stasio, "The New York Times Book Review.



About the Author

LOUISE PENNY is the author of the #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling series of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. She has won numerous awards, including a CWA Dagger and the Agatha Award (six times), and was a finalist for the Edgar Award for Best Novel. In 2017, she received the Order of Canada for her contributions to Canadian culture. Louise lives in a small village south of Montreal.
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