The Paris Directive - By Gerald Jay

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The Paris Directive


An Inspector Mazarelle Novel

Written by: Gerald Jay
Category: Fiction, Mystery / Suspense / Thriller, Espionage

Book Details:

ISBN 10: 0385535481
ISBN 13: 9780385535489
Format: Hardback
Page Count: 336
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
Date Published: United States, June 19th, 2012
Language: English
Edition: 1st ed.


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Condition: Very Good (7675-1)
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Notes: Usual library stamps and stickers. Cover is laminated, Ex Library

Synopsis:

In a Berlin hotel room in the late 1990s, two former French intelligence agents hire Klaus Reiner, a ruthlessly effective killer, to eliminate an American industrialist vacationing in southwestern France. Reiner easily locates his target in the small Dordogne village of Taziac, but the hit is compromised when three innocent people are in the wrong place at the wrong time. Enter Inspector Paul Mazarelle. Formerly of Paris but now living in Taziac, the inspector is charged with bringing his experience and record of success in the capital to bear on the gruesome quadruple homicide at the height of tourist season. Both Mazarelle's investigation and Reiner's job become complicated when Molly, a New York City district attorney and daughter of two of the victims, arrives to identify the bodies and begins asking questions. All evidence points to Ali Sedak, a local Arab handyman, but Mazarelle and Molly have doubts, forcing Reiner to return to Taziac to ensure they see things as he arranged them. Little does anyone in the picturesque French countryside know how politically charged this crime is: its global ramifications, stemming from the NATO bombing of the Chinese embassy in Belgrade, could overshadow everything.

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