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Dead Cold (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache #2) - Louise Penny
Dead Cold (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache #2)
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Winter in Three Pines, and the sleepy village is carpeted in snow. It's a time of peace and goodwill - until a scream pierces the biting air. A spectator at the annual Boxing Day curling match has been fatally electrocuted. Despite the large crowd, there are no witnesses and - apparently - no... show more
Winter in Three Pines, and the sleepy village is carpeted in snow. It's a time of peace and goodwill - until a scream pierces the biting air. A spectator at the annual Boxing Day curling match has been fatally electrocuted. Despite the large crowd, there are no witnesses and - apparently - no clues. Chief Inspector Armand Gamache discovers a history of secrets and enemies in the dead woman's past. But he has enemies of his own, and as he is frozen out of decision-making in the Surete du Quebec, he has to decide who he can trust...
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780751547436 (0751547433)
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
Series: Chief Inspector Armand Gamache (#2)
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Wanda's Book Reviews
Wanda's Book Reviews rated it
4.0 A Fatal Grace / Louise Penny
Welcome to winter in Three Pines, a picturesque village in Quebec, where the villagers are preparing for a traditional country Christmas, and someone is preparing for murder.No one liked CC de Poitiers. Not her quiet husband, not her spineless lover, not her pathetic daughter—and certainly none of t...
Mike Finn - Audio Book Junkie
Mike Finn - Audio Book Junkie rated it
3.5 "Dead Cold - Chief Inspector Gamache #2" by Louise Penny - not your typical whodunnit
"Dead Cold" (published in the US under the less pleasingly ambiguous and less accurate title of "A Fatal Grace") surprised me by being qualitatively very different from "Still Life", the first book in the series. "Still Life" was a comforting, almost wistful, book in which a wise detective gently ...
Obsidian Blue
Obsidian Blue rated it
5.0 Three Pines in Winter
I maybe said, don't leave me when I finished this book. I swear, the Chief Inspector Armand Gamache series is becoming a fast favorite with me. We have Gamache reappearing in Three Pines again after the murder of a loathsome woman. I think that Penny, just like Christie, has a way for villains in he...
Books & Chocolate
Books & Chocolate rated it
3.0 A Fatal Grace
I liked this book marginally better than the first. I was used to the style of the audiobook narration, so maybe that had something to do with it. I also felt the characters were a bit more developed this time around. I was able to figure out who had killed CC - I had a few working theories, but ...
Tannat
Tannat rated it
1.0 A Fatal Grace (orig. Dead Cold) by Louise Penny
Series: Armand Gamache #2 I am done with this series. Maybe it gets better, but I just don’t think I have the patience to put up with it. That’s not to say that other people wouldn’t love this book; it’s just that it does a lot of little things that add up to a lot of annoyance for me. Penny did...
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