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The undesired

Author: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir; Victoria Cribb
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2017. ©2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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"Aldis hates her job working in a juvenile detention center in rural Iceland. The boys are difficult, the owners are unpleasant, and there are mysterious noises at night. And then two of the boys go astray. Decades later, single father Odinn is looking into alleged abuse at the center. The more he finds out, though, the more it seems the odd events of the 1970s are linked to the accident that killed his ex-wife. Was  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir; Victoria Cribb
ISBN: 9781250107404 1250107407
OCLC Number: 947813086
Description: 353 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Kuldi.
Responsibility: Yrsa Sigurdardottir ; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb.

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"Aldis hates her job working in a juvenile detention center in rural Iceland. The boys are difficult, the owners are unpleasant, and there are mysterious noises at night. And then two of the boys go astray. Decades later, single father Odinn is looking into alleged abuse at the center. The more he finds out, though, the more it seems the odd events of the 1970s are linked to the accident that killed his ex-wife. Was her death something more sinister? Yrsa Sigurdardottir is a huge European bestseller both with her crime and horror novels. You might want to sleep with the light on after reading The Undesired. "--

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