When Monsieur Pamplemousse is summoned into the head of f ice of Le Guide by the director, Henri Leclercq, he is unaware of the chaos about to ensue.
Accompanied by his faithful bloodhound, Pommes Frites, Pamplemousse sets of f to solve Leclercq's plaintive conundrums - all of which relate back to his mobster uncle-in-law.
The crime-solving duo gallivant around Paris, and f ind themselves tangled up in seemingly arbitrary problems - a letter about a juicy steak horrifyingly turned into a brisket; a dead restaurant owner; and the imminent arrival of the vivacious Caterina, the mobster's niece.
Pamplemousse's attempts to unravel each dilemma quickly prove impossible as they overlap and tangle at every turn...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Allison & Busby
- Publication Date: 01/03/2015
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780749016265