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Talking to ghosts

Author: Hervé Le Corre; Frank Wynne
Publisher: London : MacLehose Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With his son Pablo's kidnapping still unsolved, and his marriage ruined by the torment of hope, the brutal murder of a single mother in her own home is an almost welcome diversion for Commandant Vilar. The woman leaves behind a son, Victor, thrown into the foster system with only his mother's urn for company. Struggling with bullies, trauma and the first pangs of teenage love, Victor carries a secret that followed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hervé Le Corre; Frank Wynne
ISBN: 9780857052063 0857052063 9780857052070 0857052071
OCLC Number: 864086340
Notes: Translated from the French.
Awards: Winner of Prix Mystere de la Critique: Meilleur Roman Francais 2010
Winner of Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere: Romans Francais 2009
Description: vii, 373 pages ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Coeurs déchiquetés.
Responsibility: Hervé Le Corre ; translated from the French by Frank Wynne.

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A desperate police officer haunted by his past is tormented by a sadistic killer - a gripping and suspenseful psychological thriller.  Read more...

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'Le Corre is an extraordinary stylist, a moody and lyrical poet, often incisive and brutal, and more than anything an incredible observer of the gestures with which humanity betrays its emotion' Read more...

 
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