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Maigret and the Ghost by Georges Simenon
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Maigret and the Ghost (1963)

by Georges Simenon

Series: Maigret (62)

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This is good Maigret story one of my favorite. Plot beagins when Maigret begins to investigated who beat Logan his colleague.
  mario89 | Feb 29, 2012 |
This is an one night stand with Agatha Christie. Quick tick the box read. ( )
  Linus_Linus | Jul 6, 2008 |
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Inspector Lognon - an embittered but dedicated detective - is shot. To everyone's amazement, it emerges that Lognon had spent the last ten nights in the room of a beautiful young woman - who has disappeared. In retreading Lognon's secretive last days, Maigret's investigations lead him into both the murky world of art-collecting and forgery, and the obsessive mind of a detective. 'A truly wonderful writer ...marvellously readable - lucid, simple, absolutely in tune with that world he creates of run-down hotels, cold, dark barges, quayside canal-taverns, lurking prostitutes, pot-bellied burghers, taciturn youths, slippery barmen' - Muriel Spark, "Sunday Times".

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Detective Maigret, escaping death and lying speechless in a hospital, still manages to solve the mystery.

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