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Act of Passion

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Louise Varese
Introduction by Roger Ebert


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $14.95

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Act of Passion

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Louise Varese
Introduction by Roger Ebert


Format: eBook
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $14.95

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Dirty Snow

Written by Georges Simenon
Afterword by William T. Vollmann
Translated by Marc Romano and Louise Varese


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: August 31, 2003
Price: $14.95

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Dirty Snow

Written by Georges Simenon
Afterword by William T. Vollmann
Translated by Marc Romano


Format: eBook
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $14.00

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The Engagement

Written by Georges Simenon
Afterword by John Gray
Translated by Anna Moschovakis


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: March 6, 2007
Price: $12.95

On the outskirts of Paris, a prostitute is found murdered in a vacant lot. In a seedy apartment house nearby lives pasty, fat Mr. Hire. Mr. Hire, who earns his living through a petty postal scam, is a convicted pornographer, a peeping Tom, and, once a week, the unlikely star of... Read more >

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Monsieur Monde Vanishes

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Jean Stewart
Introduction by Larry McMurtry


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: July 31, 2004
Price: $14.00

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Monsieur Monde Vanishes

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Jean Stewart
Introduction by Larry McMurtry


Format: eBook
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $14.00

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Pedigree

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Robert Baldick
Introduction by Luc Sante


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: July 20, 2010
Price: $17.95

Pedigree is Georges Simenon’s longest, most unlikely, and most adventurous novel, the book that is increasingly seen to lie at the heart of his outsize achievement as a chronicler of modern self and society. In the early 1940s, Simenon began work on a memoir of his Belgian childhood. He showed the... Read more >
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Pedigree

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Robert Baldick
Introduction by Luc Sante


Format: eBook
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $17.95

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Red Lights

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Norman Denny
Introduction by Anita Brookner


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: July 18, 2006
Price: $14.00

It is Labor Day weekend. Americans are hitting the roads in droves. The radio crackles with warnings of traffic jams and accidents. Steve and his wife Nancy are due to drive up to Maine from New York City to pick up their two children from camp. But Steve wants a drink... Read more >

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The Strangers in the House

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Geoffrey Sainsbury
Introduction by P. D. James


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: October 24, 2006
Price: $14.95

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Three Bedrooms in Manhattan

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Marc Romano and Lawrence G. Blochman
Introduction by Joyce Carol Oates


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: October 31, 2003
Price: $14.00

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Three Bedrooms in Manhattan

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Marc Romano
Introduction by Joyce Carol Oates


Format: eBook
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $14.00

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Tropic Moon

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Marc Romano
Introduction by Norman Rush


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: August 31, 2005
Price: $12.95

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Tropic Moon

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by Marc Romano
Introduction by Norman Rush


Format: eBook
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $12.95

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The Widow

Written by Georges Simenon
Introduction by Paul Theroux


Format: Trade Paperback, 108 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $12.95

The Widow is the story of two outcasts and their fatal encounter. One is the widow herself, Tati. Still young, she’s never had an easy time of it, but she’s not the kind to complain. Tati lives with her father-in-law on the family farm, putting up with his sexual attentions, working... Read more >
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The Widow

Written by Georges Simenon
Translated by John Petrie
Introduction by Paul Theroux


Format: eBook
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $12.95

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