The Accordionist

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Louis Kehlweiler of the Three Evangelists trilogy returns, along with his beloved pet toad, Bufo. Vauquer Clement, a young accordionist in his thirties has disappeared, believed by police forces from Nevers to Paris to have killed two women, both shockingly violent murders. But Kehlweiler is not so sure he’s guilty. With his team of experts, he must go back and look at all the facts, and see if he can clear Clement’s name before it’s too late.


Fred Vargas is a French medieval historian and archaeologist by profession, and is now a bestselling crime novelist in Europe. Her Commissaire Adamsberg series of mysteries include The Chalk Circle Man and Wash this Blood Clean from My Hand. She is the first author to win the CWA International Dagger Award four times. Her books have sold more than 10 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 45 languages.