Georges Simenon

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French writer (born in Belgium) best known for his detective novels featuring Inspector Maigret (1903-1989)

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This first instalment, based on the novel by Georges Simenon, is Maigret Sets a Trap.
Romancier et scenariste, il a notamment participe a l'ecriture d'episodes de la serie [beaucoup moins que] Maigret [beaucoup plus grand que], d'apres Georges Simenon.
Dick not to mention heavy-weights of European literature like Henry Troyat, Georges Simenon just to name but a few.
This noir novel, written in the style of classic crime writer Georges Simenon, is the first in a trilogy, originally a single novel, entitled The Twenty-Year Death.
Georges Simenon wrote 75 crime novels and 28 short stories about Commissaire Maigret, published between 1931 and 1972.
El escritor belga Georges Simenon (1903-1989) escribio de manera prodiga, publico 193 novelas con su nombre y mas de 30 con diferentes seudonimos.
In it a writer and his wife finds their lives torn by violence and death--but the story is told as three separate novels, each set in a different decade and written in a style inspired by a different mystery genre name: Georges Simenon, Raymond Chandler and Jim Thompson.
50 Punchestown Georges Simenon was a prolific Belgian author who published nearly 200 novels and is best known for creating fictional detective Maigret.
Bellamy is firmly rooted in popular culture, dedicated to the music of Georges Brassens and the novels of Georges Simenon.
VILNIUS - The most scandalous Lithuanian criminal cases are becoming so paranormal that they would raise the eyebrows of Agatha Christie, Georges Simenon and the authors of Twin Peaks.
What distinguishes the Maigret stories of Georges Simenon (19031989) (1) from the detective fiction of authors like Agatha Christie and Arthur Conan Doyle is their attention to the humanity of both the investigator and the investigated.
Te lees un par de novelas de Georges Simenon, te inscribes en cualquier cursillo de investigador, y estas al otro lado
SEARCH THE PHRASE "Belgian crime writing" on the Internet, and thousands of references to Georges Simenon pop up, even though Simenon spent most of his life in France and a lengthy period in the United States.
Un poco de arsenico y el escritor Georges Simenon le da a su lector los elementos para describir "La verdad sobre mi mujer", una novela policiaca que cuenta sobre el posible asesinato de Francois, y donde todo apunta que ha sido su propia mujer, Bebe.