Fatale (Book, 2015) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Author: Jean-Patrick Manchette
Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
KEEP YOUR TOWN CLEAN! Aimee Joubert is a drop-dead gorgeous femme fatale with a penchant for bloody murder. Ever on the lookout for opportunities for self-enrichment, she finds plenty to like as a newcomer to the detestable backwater town of Bleville: small-minded parochialism, self-interested parish politics, rampant corruption, dormant grudges, scandals just waiting to be uncovered - yes, there's a killing to be  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations
Thrillers (Fiction)
Translation into English
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Patrick Manchette
ISBN: 9781781253892 1781253897
OCLC Number: 909499508
Notes: Translated from the French.
Description: xii, 98 pages
Responsibility: Jean-Patrick Manchette ; introduction by David Peace.


Small-town politics can be vicious. 
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France's king of noir fiction ... he writes with a bleak, tragic beauty * The Times * Manchette throws a wrench into the workings of the main characters' lives and gleefully records the anarchy that Read more...

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