Maybe you know him on TV, but Inspector Montalbano is also the star of a literary series.
Who is Inspector Montalbano?
Main character in the series written by Italian author Andrea Camilleri, Inspector Montalbano is a Sicilian detective in the police force of Vigàta, an imaginary Sicilian town.
The series is written in Italian but this is a reading order for the English translated books. There are more books available in Italy than in the US.