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The chalk circle man

Author: Fred Vargas; Sian Reynolds
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When blue chalk circles begin to appear on the pavement in neighborhoods around Paris, detective Commissaire Adamsberg is alone in thinking that they are far from amusing. As he studies each new circle and the increasingly bizarre objects they contain, he senses the cruelty that lies within whoever is responsible. And when a circle is discovered containing a woman with her throat cut, Adamsberg knows that this is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg, (Fictitious character); Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Vargas; Sian Reynolds
ISBN: 9780143115953 0143115952
OCLC Number: 276819814
Notes: "Penguin mystery."
Description: 247 pages ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Homme aux cercles bleus.
Responsibility: Fred Vargas ; translated from the French by Siân Reynolds.

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When blue chalk circles begin to appear on the pavement in neighborhoods around Paris, detective Commissaire Adamsberg is alone in thinking that they are far from amusing. As he studies each new circle and the increasingly bizarre objects they contain, he senses the cruelty that lies within whoever is responsible. And when a circle is discovered containing a woman with her throat cut, Adamsberg knows that this is just the beginning.--From publisher's description.

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