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Maigret goes home

Georges Simenon

Maigret goes home

by Georges Simenon

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Published by Chivers in Bath .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGeorges Simenon.
The Physical Object
Pagination198p. ;
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17411831M
ISBN 100745118879

Bibliography Reference Forum Plots Texts Simenon Gallery Shopping Film Links Maigret: Plots Caution: These plot summaries are "spoilers" — If you don't want to know how the stories end, don't read them! (The 3-letter codes are based on the French titles.) Novels & . Click to read more about Descriptions: Maigret Goes Home by Georges Simenon. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(16).

  Maigret is called from his usual duties in Paris to investigate a murder in a small village located close to La Rochelle. A local postmistress has been killed and suspicion has fallen on the local schoolmaster. When Maigret gets there, he discovers a very inward-looking community of people who hated the victim because she knew all their : Penguin Publishing Group.   If Maigret Goes to School appeals to you as it did me, I suggest reading Maigret Goes Home (), one of the earliest stories by Georges Simenon. Prior to Maigret Goes Home was published in English under the varied titles The Saint-Fiacre Affair, Death of /5(2).

  Directed by James Cellan Jones. With Michael Gambon, Geoffrey Hutchings, Jack Galloway, Struan Rodger. Maigret is called to investigate a murder in a small village near to La Rochelle, the victim being old Jeanne, shot through her window. She was the local post mistress with access to everyone's mail and knew everyone's secrets. The main suspect is a married school-teacher but the /10(58). Maigret is introduced into the world of crime fighting by an old aquintance that goes by the name of Jacquemain who at the time is a detective inspector working at Quai des Orfévres. This character is seen as Avery big influence in Maigret’s career as a policeman until his demise three years later into the books in a street brawl where he.


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In the novel The Saint-Fiacre Affair (also published as Maigret Goes Home, Maigret on Home Ground and Maigret and the Countess), Detective Chief Inspector Maigret goes home book returns to his birthplace, Saint-Fiacre in northern France, the town where Maigrets father was the estate manager for a count/5.

Maigret Goes Home (published infirst published in English in ) is among the best stories by Simenon that I have encountered. It takes place inearly in Maigret's career, and involves a unique visit to Maigret's childhood home, the village of Saint-Fiacre.5/5(3).

Maigret Goes Home (published infirst published in English in ) is among the best stories by Simenon that I have encountered. It takes place inearly in Maigret's career, and involves a unique visit to Maigret's childhood home, the village of Saint-Fiacre.5/5(6).

A compelling story, first published inin which Inspector Maigret is mostly an onlooker. This time out, he is the village of Saint-Fiacre, where his late father once managed the chateau estates of Count and Countess de Saint-Fiacre, a job now filled by Monsieur Gautier.

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“Maigret savoured the sensations of his youth again: the cold, stinging eyes, frozen fingertips, an aftertaste of coffee.

Then, stepping inside the church, a blast of heat, soft light; the smell of candles and incense.” The last time Maigret went home to the village of his birth was for his father's funeral.

Maigret Goes Home (French: L'Affaire Saint-Fiacre) is a detective novel by the Belgian writer Georges Simenon featuring his character Jules Maigret.

Maigret is called back to his home village to try to prevent a crime being committed. [1]Adaptations: TV series, Italian TV series, TV. MAIGRET GOES HOME () by Georges Simenon is one of the essential works from this master writer.

Here Maigret has gotten a note saying there will be a murder committed during the first mass at a church in a small town. Nothing else. But the town is where he grew up and Maigret decides to return and sit through the All Soul’s Day mass/5(17). About the Book.

Maigret's past comes to life in this evocative novel, set in the Inspector's home town. The last time Maigret went home to the village of his birth was for his father's funeral. Now an anonymous note predicting a crime during All Souls' Day mass draws him back there, where troubling memories resurface and hidden vices are : Georges Simenon, Robert Baldick.

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Maigret Goes Home Georges Simenon, Author, Robert Baldick, Translator Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Maigret and the Countess was also published as The Saint-Fiacre Affair, Maigret Goes Home and Maigret on Home Ground.

Maigret and the Flemish Shop was also titled as The Flemish Shop. Death of a Harbour Master was also published under the title of Maigret and the Death of a Harbor Master.

Get this from a library. Maigret goes home. [Georges Simenon] -- Maigret goes to Saint-Fiacre, his home town, after noticing a note that had been received by the Moulins police, and sent up to Paris, warning that a crime was going to be committed in the Church at. Maigret Goes Home by Georges Simenon is the thirteenth novel in his seventy-six book series of stories about Detective Jules Maigret.

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Maigret has a calm, calculating mind; he can be kind to a child but terribly fierce to a scoundrel. There is so much atmosphere in this novel.

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Harmondsworth, Penguin, Guinguette by the Seine, Maigret and the Tavern by the Seine, The Bar on the Seine ('31) PLOT: OMB: The Shadow in the Courtyard, Maigret Mystified ('32) PLOT: FIA: Maigret and the Countess, The Saint-Fiacre Affair, Maigret Goes Home, Maigret on Home Ground ('32) PLOT: FLA: The Flemish Shop, Maigret and the Flemish Shop ('32) PLOT.