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Hunting Season: A Novel

Camilleri, Andrea

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ISBN 10: 0143126539 / ISBN 13: 9780143126539
Published by Penguin Books, U.S.A., 2014
Condition: Fine Soft cover
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1st Penguin Edition/1st Printing softcover. SIGNED by author on a bookplate affixed to inside of front cover (signature only). remainder mark on bottom. Note: Do not ship to NJ. Bookseller Inventory # 028734

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Title: Hunting Season: A Novel

Publisher: Penguin Books, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 2014

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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From internationally bestselling author Andrea Camilleri, a brilliant, bawdy comedy that will surprise even the most die-hard Montalbano fans

In 1880s Vigàta, a stranger comes to town to open a pharmacy. Fofò turns out to be the son of a man legendary for having a magic garden stocked with plants, fruits, and vegetables that could cure any ailment—a man who was found murdered years ago. Fofò escaped, but now has reappeared looking to make his fortune and soon finds himself mixed up in the dealings of a philandering local marchese set on producing an heir.

An absurd, quirky murder mystery that recalls the most hilarious and farcical scenes of Shakespeare and The Canterbury Tales, Hunting Season will introduce American readers to a refreshing new aspect of one of our best-loved writers.

About the Author:

Andrea Camilleri, a mega-bestseller in Italy and Germany, is the author of the New York Times-bestselling Inspector Montalbano mystery series, as well as historical novels which take place in nineteenth-century Siciliy, including Hunting Season. The Montalbano series has been translated into thirty-two languages and was adapted for Italian television. The Potter's Field, the thirteenth book in the series, was awarded the Crime Writers Association's International Dagger Award for the best crime novel translated into English, and was longlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.

Stephen Sartarelli is an award-winning translator and the author of three books of poetry.

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