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Orpheus lost : a novel

Author: Janette Turner Hospital
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Leela is a mathematician who has escaped her Southern hometown to study in Boston. She meets an Australian musician, Mishka, and from the moment she first hears him play his music grips her; they quickly become lovers. Then one day Leela is picked up off the street and taken to an interrogation center somewhere outside the city. There has been an explosion in the subway; terrorism is suspected. The interrogator--an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romantic suspense fiction
Named Person: Orpheus, (Greek mythological character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Janette Turner Hospital
ISBN: 9780393065527 0393065529
OCLC Number: 141484895
Description: 358 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Janette Turner Hospital.
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Leela is a mathematician who has escaped her Southern hometown to study in Boston. She meets an Australian musician, Mishka, and from the moment she first hears him play his music grips her; they quickly become lovers. Then one day Leela is picked up off the street and taken to an interrogation center somewhere outside the city. There has been an explosion in the subway; terrorism is suspected. The interrogator--an old childhood friend--now reveals to her that Mishka may not be all he seems.--From publisher's description.

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