Maigret History and Studies

Exploring and studying the history of Georges Simenon novels featuring the police detective Jules Maigret.

Online articles analyse and discuss their dramatisation and representation through radio, television, film and other media

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Maigret fiction by Georges Simeon

Georges Simenon (1903-1989) was a Belgian born writer who moved to Paris as a young man to develop a career of authorship which produced nearly published 500 novels and numerous short works. He is best known as the creator of the fictional detective Jules Maigret. Commissaire Maigret features in 75 novels and 28 short stories.

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