Inspector Montalbano enjoys simple pleasures: delicious food, walks along the water, the occasional smoke yet these are just the backdrop to his duties as a detective. His latest case is the killing of the wealthy Cosimo Barletta. Thought to be a widower living out a quiet life by the sea, Cosimo's sudden death, by gunshot to the neck, opens up his past to scrutiny. What Montalbano uncovers is Cosimo's trove of salacious photographs, used to extort young women, and a history full of greed and corruption. Montalbano, though resolved to find the killer, muses on where justice lies in his pursuit of a suspect or with one of Cosimo's innumerable victims getting the revenge they deserved? 

Author

Andrea Camilleri

Andrea Camilleri (born september 6, 1925 in Porto Empedocle) is an Italian writer. He is considered one of the greatest Italian writers of both 20th and 21st centuries.

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Books:

Series: Montalbano

Book Number:
21
2017
Book Number:
11
2009
Book Number:
10
2008
Book Number:
9
2008
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8
2007
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6
2005
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4
2004
Book Number:
1
2004
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ISBN
9781447266013
Year of Publication
Publisher
Series
Book Number (in series)
21
Location
Review A Nest of Vipers, Andrea Camilleri
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Thursday, April 5, 2018
Blog #amreading A Nest of Vipers, Andrea Camilleri
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