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The quiet girl

Author: Peter Høeg; Nadia Christensen
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A mysterious order of nuns promises Kaspar Krone, a circus clown with a gambling debt and wanted for tax evasion, a reprieve from the authorities in exchange for his help in safeguarding children with mystical abilities--talents that he also shares.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Høeg, Peter, 1957-
Quiet girl.
New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, ©2007
(OCoLC)608061996
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Høeg; Nadia Christensen
ISBN: 9780374263690 0374263698
OCLC Number: 85833285
Notes: "Originally published in 2006 by Rosinante, Denmark"--Title page verso.
Description: 408 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Stille pige.
Responsibility: Peter Høeg ; translated from the Danish by Nadia Christensen.
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A mysterious order of nuns promises Kaspar Krone, a circus clown with a gambling debt and wanted for tax evasion, a reprieve from the authorities in exchange for his help in safeguarding children with mystical abilities--talents that he also shares.

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