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The Resource The fire witness, Lars Kepler ; translated from the Swedish by Laura A. Wideburg

The fire witness, Lars Kepler ; translated from the Swedish by Laura A. Wideburg

Label
The fire witness
Title
The fire witness
Statement of responsibility
Lars Kepler ; translated from the Swedish by Laura A. Wideburg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
The No 1 Swedish thriller by the author of The Hypnotist and The Nightmare One girl is dead Detective Inspector Joona Linna has been called to a home for troubled girls, north of Stockholm. A young girl has been brutally murdered, her body arranged in bed with her hands covering her eyes. One girl is missing Vicky Bennet is the only girl unaccounted for. Did she run away to escape the chaos or does a bloody hammer found under her pillow make her the prime suspect? One girl claims to have witnessed it all In Stockholm, Flora Hansen works as a medium, pretending to commune with the dead. When she begins to suffer crippling visions of the young girl's murder, will anyone believe her? As Joona refuses to accept the easy answers, his search leads him into darker, more violent territory, and, finally, to a shocking confrontation with his past
Member of
Summary
When a medium contacts the police department with claims about a murder at a rural home for wayward girls, detective Joona Linna investigates bizarre clues only to find himself confronting more violent truths and a figure from his past
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10185474
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kepler, Lars
Dewey number
839.738
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wideburg, Laura A
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Detective Inspector Joona Linna mysteries
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stockholm (Sweden)
  • Women detectives
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Murder
  • Stockholm (Sweden)
Target audience
adult
Label
The fire witness, Lars Kepler ; translated from the Swedish by Laura A. Wideburg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in 2011 by Albert Bonniers F诲lag, Sweden, as Eldvittnet."
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051673339
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
493 p.
Isbn
9780007467747
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
The fire witness, Lars Kepler ; translated from the Swedish by Laura A. Wideburg
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in 2011 by Albert Bonniers F诲lag, Sweden, as Eldvittnet."
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051673339
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
493 p.
Isbn
9780007467747
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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