This is a similar plot to the later maigret and the madwoman of 1970. Cecile is dead previously translated from the french as maigret and the spinster features a murder. Maigret and the spinster was written in 1942, while paris was occupied by the germans. See all books authored by georges simenon, including maigret and the tavern by the seine, and pietr the latvian, and more on. Maigret and the spinster is no exception in its exploration of the trials and tribulations of the extended pardon family, a group with a depressing and sordid past that leads to a double murder. Maigret and the spinster 1977 edition open library. Maigret in new york, inspector maigret in new yorks underworld, maigret in new york. Maigret and the spinster was first published in 1942 as cecile est morte, and was translated into english by eileen ellenbogen. In both books a woman is disregarded when she reports her flat has been entered and searched, and when she is later murdered maigret is mortified, and determined to catch the culprit. Cecile est morte, 1942, 4 june 2015, 20, cecile is dead, maigret and the spinster. Maigret and the spinster cecile is dead by georges simenon fictiondb.
Georges simenon books list of books by author georges simenon. Jules maigret, or simply maigret, is a fictional french police detective, a commissaire of the paris brigade criminelle, created by writer georges simenon. The characters full name is jules amedee francois maigret. Complete order of inspector maigret books in publication order and chronological order. Jules maigret or simply maigret, is a fictional french police detective, a commissaire. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that delivers new.
A nervous spinster, cecile pardon, has been telling chief inspector maigret a ridiculous. When in 1940 simenon commenced cecile est mortemaigret and the spinster i will refer to this. Published june 4th 2015 by penguin books first published 1942. The inspector maigret mystery series in order georges. To any lengths, maigret and the fortuneteller 44 plot. The complete series list for an inspector maigret mystery georges simenon. Maigret and the spinster by georges simenon alibris. Although not dealing with the occupation, simenon paints a wonderful picture of a sordid apartment building and its creepy tenants. Jules maigret, or simply maigret, is a fictional french police detective, a commissaire. Maigret in exile is a 1940 detective novel by the belgian mystery writer georges simenon. The book was first translated into english in 1978 by eileen ellenbogen and published by hamish hamilton in the united kingdom. The inspector maigret mystery series in order georges simenon.1241 402 796 107 1611 1056 684 359 480 1377 172 79 574 822 1580 903 437 302 294 1233 767 933 1558 116 396 1535 1564 1232 1397 625 500 662 949 1300 1105 1333 1263 931 789 94 746 278 9