The Snack Thief
Publish date: November 30th 2003
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
, Food And Drink
, Mystery Thriller
, Italian Literature
Series: Inspector Montalbano (#3)
The Snack Thief begins when a Tunisian immigrant, while on sea aboard a fishing boat is gunned down. Salvu refuses to get involved in that case as another body is found inside the elevator of a residential building. The two cases gets connected later as Salvu finds himself in front of a mystery invo...
Fine book... 4.5 stars.
An enjoyable, if somewhat confusing and unbelievable plot. The main protagonist is a bit too 'tortured' but seems to be growing as a character which is always nice in a series.
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