Cécile is dead
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Contributors:
Bell, Anthea, translator.
Published:
[London] : Penguin Books, 2015.
Physical Desc:
178 pages ; 20 cm.
Status:
La Farge
Mystery Simenon, C
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A new translation of this moving novel about the destructive power of greed, book twenty in the new Penguin Maigret series.

Poor Cécile! And yet she was still young. Maigret had seen her papers: barely twenty-eight years old. But it would be difficult to look more like an old maid, to move less gracefully, in spite of the care she took to be friendly and pleasant. Those black dresses that she must make for herself from bad paper patterns, that ridiculous green hat! In the dreary suburbs of Paris, the merciless greed of a seemingly respectable woman is unearthed by her long suffering niece, and Maigret discovers the far-reaching consequences of their actions.

Penguin is publishing the entire series of Maigret novels in new translations. This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret and the Spinster .

'Compelling, remorseless, brilliant' John Gray

'A supreme writer . . . unforgettable vividness' Independent

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Language:
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ISBN:
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Translation of: Cécile est morte.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Simenon, G., & Bell, A. (2015). Cécile is dead. [London]: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989 and Anthea, Bell. 2015. Cécile Is Dead. [London]: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989 and Anthea, Bell, Cécile Is Dead. [London]: Penguin Books, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Simenon, Georges, and Anthea Bell. Cécile Is Dead. [London]: Penguin Books, 2015. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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