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By Alex Mandon

Paris, 1900. the peak of the Belle-Époque: decadence, wealth, hedonism…and murder.

“Mandon creates a homosexual lead personality in a mainstream secret, with fresh and inventive insight!"
—Kathryn Lynn Davis, ny occasions bestselling author

Homicide investigator Guillaume Devré stands for the silenced sufferers, absolute to search justice as he makes his approach from the extensive boulevards frequented via the tout-Paris to the slender byways of Montmartre, to the shadow of the journey Eiffel and the plush beauty of Maxim’s.

When the main recognized courtesan in Paris turns into the best suspect within the loss of life of a filthy rich younger guy, Inspector Devré is reluctantly drawn into the opulent parlors and witty manners of excessive society. because the research unfolds, he needs to cope with a bloodthirsty press and the outrageous habit of his suspect…as good as his personal prejudices and unfulfilled needs.

Devré quickly realizes that fixing this homicide may possibly disclose him and his darkest secret.

Murder at the Champs-Élysées is the 1st in a brand new sequence that includes Inspector Guillaume Devré, a murder detective from los angeles Sûreté who lives a mystery existence at the fringes of good society, the strong courtesan referred to as l. a. Balise—with secrets and techniques of her own—and the gruff yet fantastic American pathologist Dr. Jackson.

"[The] characters are so human and soaking up they'll keep on with you prior the answer of this compelling and cleverly distinctive detective novel. This ebook ate up me, and although I learn it weeks in the past, i'm nonetheless not able to permit it go.”
—Kathryn Lynn Davis, long island instances bestselling author

“Alex Mandon units this forward-thinking secret in a lush historic atmosphere that unveils the entire opulence of the period. Tightly plotted and evocative!”
—Tanya Anne Crosby, ny occasions bestselling author

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