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The three evangelists

Author: Fred Vargas
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, c 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sophia Simeonidis, a Greek opera singer, wakes up one morning to discover that a tree has appeared overnight in the garden of her Paris house. As her husband doesn?t give a damn, she asks her new neighbours to dig around the tree to find out if something has been buried. Her neighbours are eccentric: Vandoosler, an ex-cop fired from the police for having helped a murderer to escape, and sharing the house are three  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Vargas
ISBN: 1843430894 9781843430896
OCLC Number: 62133338
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Awards: Winner of CWA Duncan Lawrie International Dagger 2006.
Description: 227 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Debout les morts.
3 evangelists
Responsibility: Fred Vargas ; translated by Siân Reynolds.

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Sophia Simeonidis, a Greek opera singer, wakes up one morning to discover that a tree has appeared overnight in the garden of her house. Intrigued and unnerved, she turns to her neighbours:  Read more...

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