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In the name of love

Author: Patrick Smith
Publisher: London : Head of Zeus, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young woman is brutally murdered on an island near Stockholm, a haunt of wealthy retirees and arty weekenders. Suspicion falls first on a family of Iraqi refugees, initially welcomed into the community but gradually feared and shunned. But then, as the victim's story begins to unfold, suspicion begins inexorably to fall elsewhere. Lena Sundman was rude, dysfunctional, and very young. Everything a fastidious man  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Smith
ISBN: 9781781853139 1781853134 9781784971755 1784971758
OCLC Number: 921822480
Description: 305 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Patrick Smith.

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A young woman is brutally murdered on an island near Stockholm. Suspicion falls first on a family of new Swedes, Iraqi refugees. But then, as the victim's story begins to unfold, suspicion begins  Read more...

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'Bittersweet, beautifully crafted, unclassifiable, this haunting debut speaks to dislocation and loss in modern society and the murderous lengths some will go to recover home' Michael Collins. 'A Read more...

 
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