The Resistance Man: The Dordogne Mysteries 6

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ISBN: 9781780870748 Author: Walker, Martin Publisher: Quercus Publishing Publication Date: 6th March 2014 Imprint: Quercus Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 341 Language: English Edition: 1st paperback ed Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: ,

Bruno, chef de police, can’t get a moment’s peace. He’s uncovered a cache of old bank notes and is also dealing with a wave of burglaries. The victims include the recently retired head of Britain’s Joint Intelligence Committee, which brings old flame Isabelle back to St Denis. The next burglary ends in murder: the victim’s bludgeoned body found by his lover – the prime suspect. But Bruno is on another track.

In south-west France, WW2 casts the longest shadow when some rare bank notes are discovered, notes that may have links to the legendary Neuvic train robbery in 1944 in the sixth internationally-bestselling case for Bruno, chief of police

In St Denis, Bruno, chef de police, can’t get a moment’s rest. Some rare bank notes have come to light that may have links to the legendary Neuvic train robbery in 1944. The investigation is fraught with issues.

Bruno is also dealing with a wave of local burglaries, which have brought his old flame, Isabelle – and their complicated history – back to the town.

Worse is to come. Tasked with piecing together these past crimes, Bruno now finds he has the more pressing matter of a body on his hands. He must now trace the links between past and present to restore peace in St Denis.

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