Terracotta Dog, The

Andrea Camilleri

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Published: 20-08-2020


The second novel in Camilleri’s savagely funny Sicilian crime series.

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Set in Sicily, The Terracotta Dog is the second novel in the humorous Inspector Montalbano series by Andrea Camilleri.*Adapted for BBC4’s Inspector Montalbano series*After a cloak and dagger exchange with an ageing Mafioso, Inspector Montalbano is left haunted by the man’s dying words, which lead him to a mountainside just west of Vigata where he unearths two young lovers, dead fifty years and still embracing, watched over by a life-size terracotta dog.Heedless of personal danger, Montalbano’s drive to solve this old crime forces him on a journey through Sicily’s World War II history and to the dark heart of one family . . .The Terracotta Dog is followed by the third title in this satirical series, The Snack Thief.

Additional information

Weight 0.252 kg
Dimensions 24 × 129 × 196 mm
Page Count 352