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Seeking Whom He May Devour by Fred Vargas
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Jun 18, 2009

really liked it
Read in January, 2007

Vargas has got to be the most distinctive contemporary crime writer in France. Her rules are simple: place and character are everything. Inspector Adamsberg is a holy fool, a resolutely irrational detective whose intuitions triumph where cold logic fails. Backed up by a host of secondary characters whose talents and foibles make of them an unruly but wholly sympathetic family, he muses his way through the convoluted crimes Vargas throws in his path.
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