February 12th, 2016
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Love is in the Air in February!

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Out of rehab and ready for a new start…


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A compelling novel about one woman’s search for the truth.


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Marrying for the baby's sake


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His touch could destroy her...


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An extra-sharp tongued cheese critic is cut down during a cheese festival.


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Big, tough, sexy…and trouble.


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As hot as they come!



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Also by Georges Simenon:

Maigret\'s Holiday, September 2016
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Maigret in New York, August 2016
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Maigret Gets Angry, July 2016
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The Train, July 2011
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The Train
Georges Simenon

Melville House Publishing
July 2011
On Sale: July 9, 2011
144 pages
ISBN: 1935554735
EAN: 9781935554738
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$14.00
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Against all expectations Marcel Féron has made a “normal” life in a bucolic French suburb in the Ardennes. But on May 10, 1940, as Nazi tanks approach, this timid, happy man must abandon his home and confront the “Fate” that he has secretly awaited. Separated from his pregnant wife and young daughter in the chaos of flight, he joins a freight car of refugees hurtling southward ahead of the pursuing invaders. There, he meets Anna, a sad-looking, dark-haired girl, whose accent is “neither Belgian nor German,” and who “seemed foreign to everything around her.” As the mystery of Anna’s identity is gradually revealed, Marcel leaps from the heights of an exhilarating freedom to the depths of a terrifying responsibility— one that will lead him to a blood-chilling choice.

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