ISBN 9781787300514 – HARVILL/SECKER – RANDOM HOUSE UK Paperback 416 pp – August 2019
Fred Vargas was born in Paris in 1957. A historian and archaeologist by profession, she is now a bestselling novelist. Her books have sold over 10 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 45 languages.
The multi-million copy bestselling Inspector Adamsberg series returns. After an outbreak of deaths from spider venom, Adamsberg suspects foul play
10 MILLION BOOKS SOLD WORLDWIDE Inspector Adamsberg is in the south of France. When a group of local residents are killed by spider venom, his colleagues view it as an open-and-shut case. But Adamsberg is suspicious. He’ll have to put everything on the line to convince them that there’s a murderer at work…