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Treachery in Bordeaux

(2012)
(The first book in the Winemaker Detective Mystery series)
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"DECADENT, DELICIOUS, DELIGHTFUL."
THE PERFECT BLEND OF MYSTERY & GASTRONOMY


Treachery in Bordeaux is the first book in the beloved Winemaker Detective novels, the "addictive" French series featuring master winemaker Benjamin Cooker and his sidekick Virgile. When some barrels turn at the prestigious grand cru Moniales Haut-Brion wine estate, Cooker and Virgile start to investigate. Is it negligence or sabotage? They search the city and wine region for answers, welcoming readers into the underworld of a global luxury industry. Grab a glass of your favorite Bordeaux and delve into a world of money, deceit, inheritance, greed, and fine wine.

Brimming with description, intrigue, and compelling characters,Treachery in Bordeaux kicks off this unbeatable series, which was adapted to television in France.

"I love good mysteries. I love good wine. So imagine my joy at finding a great mystery about wine, and winemaking, and the whole culture of that fascinating world. This is a terrific new series." - William Martin, New York Times bestselling author of Back Bay and The Lincoln Letter

"A fine vintage forged by the pens of two very different varietals. It is best consumed slightly chilled, and never alone. You will be intrigued by its mystery, and surprised by its finish, and it will stay with you for a very long time." - Peter May, international bestselling author

"Intrigue and plenty of good eating and drinking within just a few pages." - Booklist

"Those who like detective stories that rely on the fine qualities of the investigator will find Cooker an enjoyable lead." - Publishers Weekly

Genre: Cozy Mystery    

Praise for this book

"A terrific new series." - William Martin


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Used availability for Jean-Pierre Alaux's Treachery in Bordeaux

Hardback Editions

May 2014 : USA Hardback
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Title: Treachery in Bordeaux (Winemaker Detective)
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Alaux, Noel Balen
ISBN: 1-939474-26-4 / 978-1-939474-26-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Le French Book
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

May 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Treachery in Bordeaux (Winemaker Detective)
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Alaux, Noel Balen
ISBN: 1-939474-02-7 / 978-1-939474-02-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Le French Book
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

January 2017 : MP3 CD
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Title: Treachery in Bordeaux (Mission A Haut-brion) (Winemaker Detective)
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Alaux, Noel Balen
ISBN: 1-5366-4274-6 / 978-1-5366-4274-2
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


July 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Treachery in Bordeaux (Mission a Haut-Brion)
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Alaux, Noel Balen, Anne Trager (translator)
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   


July 2014 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Treachery in Bordeaux (Mission a Haut-Brion)
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Alaux, Noel Balen, Anne Trager (translator)
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon CA   


July 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Treachery in Bordeaux (Mission a Haut-Brion)
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Alaux, Noel Balen, Anne Trager (translator)
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

August 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Treachery in Bordeaux (The Winemaker Detective Series Book 1)
Author(s): Jean-Pierre Alaux, Noel Balen
Publisher: Le French Book
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA