Andrea Camilleri

Italian writer Andrea Camilleri, best-known for the Inspector Montalbano book series, is in critical condition following a heart attack, according to Italian sources. He is in the resuscitation unit of the Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome and his prognosis is reserved. Camilleri was born on 6 September 1925 in Porto Empedocle, south of Sicily. In … Continue reading “Andrea Camilleri”

My Book Notes: Game of Mirrors (Inspector Montalbano #18 ) by Andrea Camilleri (tr. Stephen Sartarelli)

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Mantle, 2015. Format; Kindle edition. File size: 1082 KB. Print length: 289pages. ASIN:B00SN934T4. ISBN: 978-1-4472-4920-7. Originally published in Italian in 2010 as Il gioco degli specchi by Sellerio Editore, Palermo. Translated by Stephen Sartarelli in 2015. First paragraph: He’d already been sitting … Continue reading “My Book Notes: Game of Mirrors (Inspector Montalbano #18 ) by Andrea Camilleri (tr. Stephen Sartarelli)”

Andrea Camilleri: Inspector (Commissario) Montalbano Series (Last Updated Sunday, 21 July 2019 21:03)

This entry was intended as a private note. However, I have thought it can be of some interest to readers of this blog. Please bear in mind it is a work in progress, you may find my reviews of the books I’ve read so far clicking on the books’ titles. Your comments are welcome and … Continue reading “Andrea Camilleri: Inspector (Commissario) Montalbano Series (Last Updated Sunday, 21 July 2019 21:03)”

Review: The Pyramid of Mud, 2018 (Montalbano #22) by Andrea Camilleri (Trans: Stephen Sartarelli)

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Mantle, 2018. Format; Kindle edition. File size: 2674 KB. Print length: 274 pages. ASIN: B074SVBH86. ISBN: 978-1-4472-9837-3. First published in Italian in 2014 as La piramide di fango by Sellerio Editore, Palermo. Translated by Stephen Sartarelli in 2018. First paragraph: The thunderclap … Continue reading “Review: The Pyramid of Mud, 2018 (Montalbano #22) by Andrea Camilleri (Trans: Stephen Sartarelli)”

Review: A Nest of Vipers (Inspector Montalbano mysteries Book 21), by Andrea Camilleri. Trans.: Stephen Sartarelli

Esta entrada es bilingüe, para ver la versión en castellano desplazarse hacia abajo Mantle, 2017. Format: Kindel edition. File size: 1872 KB, Print Length: 274 pages. Originally published as Un covo di vipere by Sallerio Editore in 2013, though it was written in 2008. Translated by Stephen Sartarelli. ISBN: 978-1-4472-6600-6. ASIN: B06WVJ3X1H. A Nest of … Continue reading “Review: A Nest of Vipers (Inspector Montalbano mysteries Book 21), by Andrea Camilleri. Trans.: Stephen Sartarelli”