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The Disappearance of Adele Bedeau

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"A dazzling debut...mysterious and compelling."
Michael J Malone

From the author of the Man Booker shortlisted His Bloody Project. Manfred Baumann is a loner. Socially awkward and perpetually ill at ease, he spends his evenings quietly drinking and surreptitiously observing Adele Bedeau, the sullen but alluring waitress at a drab bistro in the unremarkable small French town of Saint-Louis. But one day, she simply vanishes into thin air. When Georges Gorski, a detective haunted by his failure to solve one of his first murder cases, is called in to investigate the girl's disappearance, Manfred's repressed world is shaken to its core and he is forced to confront the dark secrets of his past. The Disappearance of Adele Bedeau is a literary mystery novel that is, at heart, an engrossing psychological portrayal of an outsider pushed to the limit by his own feverish imagination.

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Hardback Editions

October 2017 : Hardback
thumbTitle: The Disappearance of Adele Bedeau: A Historical Thriller
Author(s): Graeme Macrae Burnet Burnet
ISBN: 1-5107-2309-9 / 978-1-5107-2309-2
Publisher: Arcade Publishing
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Paperback Editions

July 2014 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Disappearance of Adele Bedeau
Author(s): Graeme Macrae Burnet
ISBN: 1-908643-60-9 / 978-1-908643-60-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Contraband
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Kindle Editions

July 2014 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Disappearance of Adele Bedeau
Author(s): Graeme Macrae Burnet
Publisher: Contraband
Availability: Amazon UK   

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