The Patience of the Spider by Andrea Camilleri
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Set in Sicily
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 ©2004
English Translation ©2007
 
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Andrea Camilleri

The Inspector Salvo Montalbano Mystery Series

The Patience of the Spider
(La pazienza del ragno)

(Translated from the Italian by Stephen Sartarelli)

Book Description: The latest mystery in Andrea Camilleri’s internationally bestselling Inspector Montalbano series !

Winning fans in Europe and America for their dark sophistication and dry humor, Andrea Camilleri’s crime novels are classics of the genre. Set once again in Sicily, The Patience of the Spider pits Inspector Montalbano against his greatest foe yet: the weight of his own years. Still recovering from the gunshot wound he suffered in Rounding the Mark, he must overcome self-imposed seclusion and waxing self-doubt to penetrate a web of hatred and secrets in pursuit of the strangest culprit he’s ever hunted. A mystery unlike any other, this emotionally taut story brings the Montalbano saga to a captivating crossroads.
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