The Man of My Life : A Pepe Carvalho Mystery

The Man of My Life : A Pepe Carvalho Mystery

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“Between 1977 and 1990, Montalbán wrote half a dozen novels that stand among the best in modern Spanish literature. Like Chandler’s Philip Marlowe, he is the man of honour walking the mean streets of a sick society.”—The Independent

"Pepe Carvalho is a true original."—The Times (London)

Spain's most famous detective Pepe Carvalho is back in Barcelona and is swiftly embroiled in a murderous scandal amid the murky politics of twenty-first century Catalonia. When the son of a rich financier is murdered, Carvalho is called upon to investigate his mysterious death. In his quest for the killer, Carvalho infiltrates the world of satanism and religious sects.


European politics, high finance, and satanism set the scene.


Gardners
After a visit to Argentina, Spain's most famous detective Pepe Carvalho is back in his beloved Barcelona and is swiftly embroiled in a murderous scandal amid the murky politics of 21st century Catalonia. When the son of a rich financier is murdered, Carvalho is called upon to investigate his mysterious death.

Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 2008
ISBN: 9781852429348
1852429348
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY VAZQU...M
Characteristics: 218 pages ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Caistor, Nick
Notes: Translated from the Spanish
This translation originally published: 2005

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