Andrea Camilleri is one of Italys most famous contemporary writers. The Inspector Montalbano series has been translated into thirty-two languages and was adapted for Italian television, screened on BBC4. The Potters Field, the thirteenth book in the series, was awarded the Crime Writers Associations International Dagger for the best crime novel translated into English. He lives in Rome. "
" Stephen Sartarelli is an award-winning translator. He is also the author of three books of poetry, most recently The Open Vault. He lives in France.
We're thrilled to announce that seven Pan Macmillan crime authors have been longlisted for the 2017 CWA Dagger Awards.
Book cover designer Katie Tooke on how vintage Italian travel posters and beautiful illustrated cookbooks inspired the delicious new covers for Andrea Camilleri's Inspector Montalbano series.
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Andrea Camilleri's Inspector Montalbano books in order.
Andrea Camilleri’s warm and witty detective series set in sun-soaked Sicily and featuring the irresistible Inspector Montalbano, has sold millions of copies around the world and has been made into a TV series, Young Montalbano, on BBC Four.
Andrea Camilleri’s warm and witty detective series set in sun-soaked Sicily and featuring the irresistible Inspector Montalbano, has sold millions of copies in Italy and has been made into a major TV series, broadcast in the UK on BBC 4.
Chris Simmons from CrimeSquad shares five things you might not know about everyone's favourite Sicilian detective Montalbano.
andreacamilleriauthor - yesterday
As Montalbano delves deeper into a case of armed robbery on a woman that ended with a kiss, he finds that none of the witnesses' stories are adding up... and, he can't help but feel that they're not meant to. This new cover edition of BLADE OF LIGHT is out now at http://bit.ly/BladeOfLight.
andreacamilleriauthor - 3 days ago
‘There’s something I must tell you, even at the risk of appearing rude. I, when I’m talking, I do not eat. Conversely, when I’m eating, I don’t talk.’ Whether it’s salted octopus, imperial mackerels in onion sauce, or pasta with garlic oil and shrimp... nothing (and nobody) gets in the way of Montalbano savouring a plate of food (or two!). What recipe is guaranteed to bring absolute silence around your dinner table?
andreacamilleriauthor - 6 days ago
In THE PATIENCE OF THE SPIDER, while Montalbano is on painkillers recovering from a bullet wound to his shoulder, the conversations he has to endure with Catarella reach new heights – as neither can understand what the other is saying. #CatarellaRocks
andreacamilleriauthor - 8 days ago
Now here's something to really whet your appetite. Six of Andrea Camilleri's Inspector #Montalbano mysteries are now available with these delicious new covers. Leave a LIKE if you can't wait to devour your copy.
andreacamilleriauthor - 9 days ago
One murder. Countless suspects. How could one victim have so many enemies? A NEST OF VIPERS is the twenty-first novel in Andrea Camilleri's Inspector Montalbano series. It’s out now in hardback at http://bit.ly/ANestOfVipers-HB. Have you got your copy yet?
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