Still Life (Penny novel)

Still Life is the debut novel written by Louise Penny[1][2] and published by St. Martin's Paperbacks[3] (an imprint of Macmillan Publishers,[4] owned by Holtzbrinck Publishing Group) on 1 January 2005, which later went on to win the Anthony Award for Best First Novel in 2007.[5] The story was adapted into a film called Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery in 2013.[6]

Still Life
Still Life
First edition
AuthorLouise Penny
GenreMystery fiction
PublisherSt. Martin's Paperbacks
AwardsAnthony Award for Best First Novel (2007)
WebsiteStill Life


A body is found in the woods near a small town called Three Pines. Inspector Gamache and his homicide team are sent to investigate.


  1. ^ Penny, Louise (2015-07-07). Still Life: 1. Little, Brown Book Group. ISBN 9780751563627.
  2. ^ "Louise Penny Author - Official site". Retrieved 2017-03-24.
  3. ^ Noble, Barnes &. "Still Life (Chief Inspector Gamache Series #1)". Barnes & Noble. Retrieved 2017-03-24.
  4. ^ "Still Life | Louise Penny | Macmillan". US Macmillan. Retrieved 2017-03-24.
  5. ^ "Winners and Nominees 2000s". Bouchercon. 2015-09-22. Retrieved 2017-03-24..
  6. ^ "Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery (TV Movie 2013) - IMDb".