Sunday Author:Georges Simenon This is not a Maigret book. It's one of Simenon's suspense stories with fair-sized doses of psychology. Emile, the owner/chef of an inn on the Riviera, is preparing to murder his wife, after a year of careful preparation. He's ready. His mistress is ready. That sets the stage, and Simenon takes over. The book was published in 1959; this copy was... more » printed in 1978.