Commissario Montalbano Series

29 primary works • 43 total works
In 1994 Camilleri published the first in a long series of novels: "La forma dell'acqua" (The Shape of Water) featured the character of Inspector Montalbano, a fractious Sicilian detective in the police force of Vigàta, an imaginary Sicilian town. The series is written in Italian but with a substantial sprinkling of Sicilian phrases and grammar.

Book 1

The Shape of Water
3.76
· 15332 Ratings · 1312 Reviews · published 1994 · 93 editions

The Shape of Water is the first in Andrea Camiller…

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Book 2

The Terra-Cotta Dog
3.93
· 8423 Ratings · 653 Reviews · published 1996 · 84 editions
The Terra-Cotta Dog opens with a mysterious tete-a…
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Book 3

The Snack Thief
4.05
· 6779 Ratings · 474 Reviews · published 1996 · 32 editions
In the third book in Andrea Camilleri's Inspector …
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Book 4

Voice of the Violin
4.04
· 6709 Ratings · 436 Reviews · published 1997 · 68 editions
The Sicilian detective, Inspector Salvo Montalbano…
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Book 4.5

Un mese con Montalbano
3.91
· 1878 Ratings · 72 Reviews · published 1998 · 27 editions
Trenta crimini di risolvere. Delitti d'amore, d'in…
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Book 4.7

Gli arancini di Montalbano
3.95
· 1811 Ratings · 58 Reviews · published 1999 · 31 editions
"Quando Montalbano incornava su una cosa, non c'er…
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Book 5

Excursion to Tindari
4.03
· 5700 Ratings · 343 Reviews · published 2000 · 65 editions
Following the long-running success he has enjoyed …
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Book 6

The Smell of the Night
4.01
· 4878 Ratings · 328 Reviews · published 2001 · 9 editions
The number of Inspector Montalbano fans will conti…
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Book 6.5

La paura di Montalbano
3.88
· 1288 Ratings · 90 Reviews · published 2002 · 24 editions
Tre racconti brevi e tre lunghi, quasi tre romanzi…
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Storie di Montalbano
4.41
· 27 Ratings · 2 Reviews · published 2002 · 1 edition
Storie di Montalbano è il primo dei due Meridiani …
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Book 7

Rounding the Mark
4.07
· 4534 Ratings · 270 Reviews · published 2003 · 51 editions
The earthy and urbane Sicilian detective Inspector…
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Book 8

The Patience of the Spider
4.03
· 4574 Ratings · 297 Reviews · published 2004 · 54 editions
The latest mystery in Andrea Camilleri?s internati…
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Book 8.5

La prima indagine di Montalbano
4.00
· 2496 Ratings · 179 Reviews · published 2008 · 41 editions
Montalbano ha trentacinque anni, è un uomo adulto,…
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Book 9

The Paper Moon
4.00
· 4535 Ratings · 294 Reviews · published 2005 · 54 editions
The latest mystery in Andrea Camilleri's internati…
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Book 10

August Heat
4.00
· 4516 Ratings · 368 Reviews · published 2006 · 48 editions
When a colleague extends his summer vacation, Insp…
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Book 11

The Wings of the Sphinx
3.93
· 3392 Ratings · 235 Reviews · published 2006 · 43 editions
Food, love, and murder-Sicilian style-in the grip…
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Book 12

The Track of Sand
3.92
· 3125 Ratings · 213 Reviews · published 2007 · 44 editions
Who would dare break into the home of the famous I…
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Book 13

The Potter's Field
4.05
· 3615 Ratings · 311 Reviews · published 2008 · 45 editions
A New York Times bestseller, Winner of the Crime W…
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Book 14

The Age of Doubt
3.93
· 3402 Ratings · 314 Reviews · published 2008 · 37 editions
From the New York Times bestselling author of The …
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Book 14.5

Racconti di Montalbano
4.19
· 216 Ratings · 7 Reviews · published 2008 · 4 editions
Da La prima indagine di Montalbano, dove Salvo Mon…
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Book 15

The Dance of the Seagull
3.93
· 3233 Ratings · 274 Reviews · published 2009 · 40 editions
Inspector Montalbano must search for his missing r…
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Book 16

Treasure Hunt
3.87
· 2853 Ratings · 291 Reviews · published 2010 · 42 editions
The sixteenth irresistible mystery in the New York…
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Book 16.5

Acqua in bocca
3.13
· 848 Ratings · 101 Reviews · published 2010 · 13 editions
Un gioco, un esperimento, una collaborazione lette…
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Book 17

Il sorriso di Angelica
3.81
· 2429 Ratings · 239 Reviews · published 2010 · 33 editions
Una banda di ladri ripulisce gli appartamenti di a…
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Book 18

Il gioco degli specchi
3.94
· 2390 Ratings · 213 Reviews · published 2011 · 34 editions
"Il commissario Montalbano si tiene costantemente …
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Book 19

Una lama di luce
4.01
· 2454 Ratings · 231 Reviews · published 2012 · 38 editions
A Lampedusa sono sbarcati migliaia di tunisini e i…
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Book 20

Una voce di notte
3.96
· 2193 Ratings · 192 Reviews · published 2012 · 34 editions
In un supermercato di Vigàta viene commesso un fur…
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Book 21

Un covo di vipere
3.85
· 2263 Ratings · 237 Reviews · published 2013 · 29 editions
È l’alba a Marinella e il sonno di Montalbano vien…
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Book 22

The Pyramid of Mud
3.96
· 2204 Ratings · 212 Reviews · published 2014 · 24 editions
The 22nd novel in the internationally and New York…
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Book 22.5

Death at Sea: Montalbano's Early Cases
3.82
· 1176 Ratings · 157 Reviews · published 2014 · 25 editions
"You either love Andrea Camilleri or you haven't r…
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Book 23

The Overnight Kidnapper
3.91
· 1917 Ratings · 198 Reviews · published 2015 · 21 editions
The day gets off to a bad start for Montalbano: wh…
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Book 24

The Other End of the Line
4.05
· 1798 Ratings · 207 Reviews · published 2016 · 24 editions
A wave of refugees has arrived on the Sicilian coa…
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Book 25

La rete di protezione
4.07
· 1302 Ratings · 143 Reviews · published 2017 · 1 edition
Vigàta è in subbuglio: si sta girando una fiction …
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Book 26

Il metodo Catalanotti
3.88
· 713 Ratings · 81 Reviews · published 2018 · 9 editions
Nella nuova indagine di Montalbano Camilleri inven…
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Book 27

Il cuoco dell'Alcyon
3.75
· 595 Ratings · 68 Reviews · published 2019 · 3 editions
Il suicidio di un operaio appena licenziato e un i…
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Book 28

Riccardino
3.97
· 518 Ratings · 100 Reviews · 3 editions
Anno 2005: Camilleri ha appena pubblicato La luna …
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Book 28

Riccardino. Seguito dalla prima stesura del 2005
L'ultima indagine del commissario Montalbano in un…
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Book 1-3

Death in Sicily: The First Three Novels in the Inspector Montalbano Series--The Shape of Water; The Terra-Cotta Dog; The Snack Thief
Collected in one volume—the first three books in t…
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Book 4-6

Ancora tre indagini per il Commissario Montalbano
4.35
· 43 Ratings · 3 Reviews · published 2009 · 2 editions
"Il secondo volume delle inchieste di Montalbano. …
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Book 7-9

Altri casi per il commissario Montalbano: Il giro di boa - La pazienza del ragno - La luna di carta
"Il giro di boa" venne scritto sotto l'impulso di …
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Book 1-13

Andrea Camilleri Inspector Montalbano Mysteries 13 Books Collection Set
Title In This Collection:-
The Terracotta Dog
The …
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Book 17-18

Il sorriso di Angelica - Il gioco degli specchi
IL SORRISO DI ANGELICA
Una banda di ladri ripulisce…
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Book 11-12

Le ali della Sfinge - La pista di sabbia
Una Sicilia inquieta e oscura, i pantani della leg…
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