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The girl who wasn't there

Author: Ferdinand von Schirach; Anthea Bell
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sebastian von Eschburg, scion of a wealthy, self-destructive family, survived his disastrous childhood to become a celebrated if controversial artist. He casts a provocative shadow over the Berlin scene; his disturbing photographs and installations show that truth and reality are two distinct things. When Sebastian is accused of murdering a young woman and the police investigation takes a sinister turn, seasoned  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ferdinand von Schirach; Anthea Bell
ISBN: 9780349140469 0349140464
OCLC Number: 922842803
Notes: Translated from the German.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ferdinand von Schirach ; translated by Anthea Bell.

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A smart, chilling tale of truth, deception and the reach of the law, THE GIRL WHO WASN'T THERE is the latest crime thriller from the acclaimed author of The Collini Case, a Waterstones Book Club pick.

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A slim, elegant book, icily disturbing in Anthea Bell's translation * Independent * This is an effective riddle of a novel. Details accumulate, tensions build and misdirection abounds, while Anthea Read more...

 
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