qSimenon created one of the great moral detectives . . .a master of the slow unfolding of the criminal mind.q-JOHN MORT I M E R Someone is moving a kind old woman's furniture while she is away, but by the time Maigret investigates, she is dead. A kind, elderly lady-meticulously groomed and showing no signs of derangement-appeals to Inspector Maigret, frightened because someone has been moving furniture in her apartment. Nothing, however, has been stolen, and Maigret's subordinates at Police Headquarters shrug her off as qMaigret's madwoman.q Touched by the imploring look in her eyes, Maigret promises to investigate-but someone gets there ahead of him. qSimenon is . . . in a class by himself.q-T H E N E W YO R K E R G eorges Simenon (1903-1989) was born in Liege, Belgium. He published his first novel at seventeen and went on to write more than two hundred novels, becoming one of the world's most prolific and bestselling authors. His books have sold more than 500 million copies and have been translated into fifty languages. Maigret is a registered trademark of the Estate of Georges Simenonaquot; Touched by the imploring look in her eyes, Maigret promises to investigate-but someone gets there ahead of him. aquot;Simenon is . . . in a class by himself.aquot;-T H E N E W YO R K E R G eorges Simenon (1903-1989) was born in Liege, Belgium.
|Title||:||Maigret and the Madwoman|
|Author||:||Georges Simenon, Eileen Ellenbogen|
|Publisher||:||Harvest Books - 1979|