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The Asylum

Author: Johan Theorin
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jan has just started working at the Dell nursery. But this isn't your normal nursery. It's linked to a high-security asylum by a dimly-lit underground tunnel, used by the children to visit their parents, who just happen to be some of the most dangerous psychopaths in the country. And Jan has some mysterious reasons for being here. There's something he's not telling people about his past. And there's someone in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johan Theorin
ISBN: 9780552778916 0552778915
OCLC Number: 870425056
Notes: Translated from the Swedish.
Description: pages cm
Contents: Translated from the Swedish. -Originally published: Great Britain : Doubleday, 2012. -An underground passage leads from the Dell nursery to Saint Patricia's asylum for insane criminals. Only the children enter, leaving their minders behind. On the other side are their parents --
some of the most dangerous psychopaths in the country. Jan has just started working at the nursery. He is a loner with many secrets and one goal. He must get inside the asylum...What is his connection with one of the inmates?
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Jan has just started working at the Dell nursery. But this is no normal nursery. It's linked to a high-security asylum by a dimly-lit underground tunnel, which is used for the children to visit their  Read more...

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