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Classics/modern classics Il principe granchio e altre fiabe italiane

  • By Italo Calvino
  • Price: £9.95
  • ISBN: 9788804616979
  • Availability: Out of stock - expected on 27/07/2020 if you order today
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Montalbano quickly slammed the trunk shut and sat down on top of it. When the beam from Livia's torch shone on his face, he automatically smiled. 'What's in the trunk?' Livia asked.

'Nothing. It's empty.' How could he possibly have told her there was a corpse inside? The lazy, slow month of August at the height of the Sicilian summer is, Montalbano assures his girlfriend Livia as they prepare for a relaxing holiday in a villa he has found for them, far too hot for any murders to be committed. But when Livia's friends' young son goes missing, a chain of events is sparked which will certainly ruin the Chief Inspector's pleasant interlude.

A secret apartment and a grisly find in an old trunk are just the beginning, as Montalbano navigates his way though the case, as well as coping with the sweltering heat, the suspicious death of an Arab labourer and the tempting lure of a beautiful girl...

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Title details

Series Classics/modern classics Title Il principe granchio e altre fiabe italiane
Subject Italian Language Italian
Market Ages 8-10 Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date April 2012 Authors Italo Calvino
Binding Paperback Pages 226
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 275
ESB Code 31493 ISBN 9788804616979
Inspection Copy No Delivery Out of stock - expected on 27/07/2020 if you order today
  Price £9.95

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