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Author: Johan Theorin; Marlaine Delargy
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2011.
Series: Oland.; A-land, 3.; Oland quartet, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As the last snow melts on the Swedish island of Oland, Per Morner is preparing for his children's Easter visit. But his plans are disrupted when he receives a phone call from his estranged father, Jerry, begging for help. Per finds Jerry close to death in his blazing woodland studio.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Thrillers
Detective and mystery stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johan Theorin; Marlaine Delargy
ISBN: 9780385619295 0385619294
OCLC Number: 698332285
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Description: 409 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: - Summary: As the last snow melts on the Swedish island of Oland, Per Morner is preparing for his children's Easter visit. But his plans are disrupted when he receives a phone call from his estranged father, Jerry, begging for help. Per finds Jerry close to death in his blazing woodland studio. He's been stabbed, and two dead bodies are later discovered in the burnt-out building. The only suspect, Jerry's work partner, is confirmed as one of the dead. But why does Jerry insist his colleague is still alive? And why does he think he's still a threat to his life? When Jerry dies in hospital a few days later, Per becomes determined to find out what really happened. But the closer he gets to the truth, the more danger he finds himself in. And nowhere is more dangerous than the nearby quarry...
Series Title: Oland.; A-land, 3.; Oland quartet, 3.
Other Titles: Blodläge.
Responsibility: Johan Theorin ; translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy.

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