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Chief Inspector Gamache Novel

Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec digs beneath the idyllic surface of village life in Three Pines, finding long buried secrets–and facing a few of his own ghosts. Louise Penny’s highly acclaimed, New York Times bestselling mystery series has won the New Blood Dagger as well as multiple Agatha, Anthony, Dilys, Arthur Ellis, and other prestigious awards. In 2010 the first book, Still Life, was cited as one of the five Mystery/Crime Novels of the Decade by Deadly Pleasures magazine.

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    • Kingdom of the Blind

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 14)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
      A December 2018 Indie Next Pick
      One of Kirkus Reviews' Best of 2018 Picks
      BookPage Best of the Year 2018

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    • Glass Houses

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 13)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • The new Chief Inspector Gamache novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author.

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  • A Great Reckoning
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    • A Great Reckoning

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 12)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • The next novel in Louise Penny's #1 New York Times bestselling series featuring Chief Inspector Armand Gamache.

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  • The Nature of the Beast
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    • The Nature of the Beast

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 11)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • The Nature of the Beast is a New York Times bestselling Chief Inspector Gamache novel from Louise Penny.

      Hardly a day goes by when nine year old Laurent Lepage doesn't...

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  • The Long Way Home
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    • The Long Way Home

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 10)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • The new Chief Inspector Gamache novel from the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller, How the Light Gets In

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    • How the Light Gets In

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 9)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • Chief Inspector Gamache returns to Three Pines in the stunning new novel in Louise Penny's award-winning, New York Times bestselling series

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  • The Beautiful Mystery
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    • The Beautiful Mystery

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 8)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • The brilliant new novel in the New York Times bestselling series by Louise Penny, one of the most acclaimed crime writers of our time

      No outsiders are ever admitted...

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  • A Trick of the Light
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    • A Trick of the Light

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 7)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • A New York Times Notable Crime Book and Favorite Cozy for 2011
      A Publishers Weekly Best Mystery/Thriller books for 2011

      "Penny has been compared to Agatha...

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    • Bury Your Dead

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 6)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • Past and present collide in this astonishing novel, when Chief Inspector Armand Gamache must relive the terrible event of his own past before he can bury his dead.

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    • The Brutal Telling

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 5)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • Chaos is coming, old son.

      With those words the peace of Three Pines is shattered. As families prepare to head back to the city and children say goodbye to summer,...

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    • A Rule Against Murder

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 4)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • "What happened here last night isn't allowed," said Madame Dubois.
      It was such an extraordinary thing to say it stopped the ravenous Inspector Beauvoir from taking another bite...

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    • The Cruelest Month

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 3)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • "Many mystery buffs have credited Louise Penny with the revival of the type of traditional murder mystery made famous by Agatha Christie. . . . The book's title is a metaphor not only for the month...

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    • A Fatal Grace

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 2)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • Winner of the 2007 Agatha Award for Best Novel!

      Welcome to winter in Three Pines, a picturesque village in Quebec, where the villagers are preparing for a traditional country Christmas,...

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    • Still Life

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Volume 1)
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • Winner of the New Blood Dagger, Arthur Ellis, Barry, Anthony, and Dilys awards.

      Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Surêté du Québec and his team of investigators...

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  • The Armand Gamache Series, Books 1-12
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    • The Armand Gamache Series, Books 1-12

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author Louise Penny's beloved Chief Inspector Gamache mystery novels have received critical acclaim, won numerous awards, and enthralled...

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  • The Chief Inspector Gamache Series, Books 1 - 10
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    • The Chief Inspector Gamache Series, Books 1 - 10

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author Louise Penny's beloved Chief Inspector Gamache mystery novels have received critical acclaim, won numerous awards, and have enthralled...

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    • The Chief Inspector Gamache Series, Books 1-3

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author Louse Penny's beloved Chief Inspector Armand Gamache mystery novels have received critical acclaim, won numerous awards, and...

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    • The Chief Inspector Gamache Series, Books 4-6

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author Louse Penny's beloved Chief Inspector Armand Gamache mystery novels have received critical acclaim, won numerous awards, and...

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  • The Chief Inspector Gamache Series, Books 7-9
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    • The Chief Inspector Gamache Series, Books 7-9

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author Louse Penny's beloved Chief Inspector Armand Gamache mystery novels have received critical acclaim, won numerous awards, and...

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    • Louise Penny Boxed Set (1-3)

    • Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
      Louise Penny
      St. Martin's Press

    • Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec digs beneath the idyllic surface of village life in Three Pines, finding long buried secrets—and facing a few enemies of his own. With...

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Louise Penny

LOUISE PENNY is the author of the #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling series of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. She has won numerous awards, including a CWA Dagger and the Agatha Award (six times), and was a finalist for the Edgar Award for Best Novel. In 2017, she received the Order of Canada for her contributions to Canadian culture. Louise lives in a small village south of Montréal.

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LOUISE PENNY is the author of the #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling series of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. She has won numerous awards, including a CWA Dagger and the Agatha Award (six times), and was a finalist for the Edgar Award for Best Novel. In 2017, she received the Order of Canada for her contributions to Canadian culture. Louise lives in a small village south of Montréal.