The Resource August heat, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (electronic resource)

August heat, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (electronic resource)

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August heat
Title
August heat
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli
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Language
eng
Summary
When a colleague extends his summer vacation, Inspector Salvo Montalbano is forced to stay in VigA ta and endure the August heat. Montalbanoas long-suffering girlfriend, Livia, joins him with a friendahusband and young son in towato keep her company during these dog days of summer. But when the boy suddenly disappears into a narrow shaft hidden under the familyas beach rental, Montalbano, in pursuit of the child, uncovers something terribly sinister. As the inspector spends the summer trying to solve this perplexing case, Livia refuses to answer his callsaand Montalbano is left to take a plunge that will affect the rest of his life. Fans of the Sicilian inspector as well as readers new to this increasingly popular series will enjoy following the melancholy but unflinchingly moral Montalbano as he undertakes one of the most shocking investigations of his career
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Summary
When a colleague extends his summer vacation, Inspector Salvo Montalbano is forced to stay in Vigata and endure the August heat. Montalbano's long-suffering girlfriend, Livia, joins him with a friend, a husband and young son in tow to keep her company during these dog days of summer. But when the boy suddenly disappears into a narrow shaft hidden under the family's beach rental, Montalbano, in pursuit of the child, uncovers something terribly sinister. As the inspector spends the summer trying to solve this perplexing case, Livia refuses to answer his calls and Montalbano is left to take a plunge that will affect the rest of his life. Fans of the Sicilian inspector as well as readers new to this increasingly popular series will enjoy following the melancholy but unflinchingly moral Montalbano as he undertakes one of the most shocking investigations of his career
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302477
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Camilleri, Andrea
Dewey number
853/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sartarelli, Stephen
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True
Series statement
Salvo Montalbano mysteries
Series volume
0010
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montalbano, Salvo
  • Police
  • Missing children
  • Sicily (Italy)
Target audience
adult
Label
August heat, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (electronic resource)
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http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1FC5D1F8-8CD1-498C-948F-C483A0D29E53
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Title from eBook information screen
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multicolored
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781440698972
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(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1FC5D1F8-8CD1-498C-948F-C483A0D29E53
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  • (Sirsi) o458309448
  • (OCoLC)458309448
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Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 743 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 234 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 359 KB)
Label
August heat, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1FC5D1F8-8CD1-498C-948F-C483A0D29E53
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781440698972
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1FC5D1F8-8CD1-498C-948F-C483A0D29E53
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o458309448
  • (OCoLC)458309448
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 743 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 234 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 359 KB)

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