Angelica's Smile

Angelica's Smile

Large Print - 2015
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A rash of burglaries has got Inspector Salvo Montalbano stumped. The criminals are so brazen that their leader, the anonymous Mr. Z, starts sending the Sicilian inspector menacing letters. Among those burgled is the young and beautiful Angelica Cosulich, who reminds the inspector of the love-interest in Ludovico Ariosto's chivalric romance, Orlando Furioso. Besotted by Angelica's charms, Montalbano imagines himself back in the medieval world of jousts and battles. But when one of the burglars turns up dead, Montalbano must snap out of his fantasy and unmask his challenger.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Kennebec Large Print, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2015
Edition: Large Print edition
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9781410477484
Branch Call Number: LP CAMIL-A
Characteristics: 315 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Sartarelli, Stephen 1954-- Translator


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Dec 10, 2015

Inspector Montalbano is up to his usual naughtiness in this humorous mystery. I love the Sicilian atmosphere that Camilleri's stories provide; all the lovely scenery, yummy food, and interesting dialogue almost make you believe you are there. Even though I could plainly see what Inspector Montalbano could not, there was still a twist at the end and enough humor throughout that made it worthwhile finishing the story.

ChristchurchLib Aug 10, 2014

"Investigating a rash of burglaries being committed by a brazen gang whose leader sends him menacing letters, Sicilian inspector Salvo Montalbano falls for one of the theft victims only to face greater challenges when one of the burglars is found dead. By the award-winning author of The Potter's Field." Thrillers and Suspense August 2014 newsletter


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