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Summary

Set against a high-profile hunt for the latest criminal gang to hit Paris, Maigret is determined to track down the murderer of a quiet crook for whom he cannot help feeling affection and respect.  

This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret and the Idle Burglar.

©2018 Georges Simenon (P)2019 Audible, Ltd

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  • Gina Cortese
  • 10-02-21

Great intertwined plots; wonderful characters

The narrator was very good - I never had trouble identifying the character he was voicing. Maigret's compassion for everyone except pompous asses is almost heart-breaking in this novel.