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The inspector and silence : an Inspector Van Veeteren mystery

Author: Håkan Nesser; Laurie Thompson
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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It's a sweltering summer in Sweden and Chief Inspector Van Veeteren is long overdue for a holiday when a secretive and dubious religious sect comes under investigation. One of its members, a girl on the cusp of adolescence, is found dead in the forest near their holiday camp, brutally raped and strangled. The members of the Pure Life choose to remain silent about the incident rather than defend themselves.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Håkan Nesser; Laurie Thompson
ISBN: 9780375425233 0375425233
OCLC Number: 649079781
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Notes: Originally published in Swedish as Kommissarien och tystnaden.
Description: 283 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Kommissarien och tystnaden.
Chief inspector and silence
Responsibility: Håkan Nesser ; translated from the Swedish by Laurie Thompson.

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It's a sweltering summer in Sweden and Chief Inspector Van Veeteren is long overdue for a holiday when a secretive and dubious religious sect comes under investigation. One of its members, a girl on the cusp of adolescence, is found dead in the forest near their holiday camp, brutally raped and strangled. The members of the Pure Life choose to remain silent about the incident rather than defend themselves.

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