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The chestnut man : a novel

Author: Søren Sveistrup; Caroline Waight
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : First HarperLuxe editionView all editions and formats
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"Rosa Hartung is returning to her job as minister for social affairs following a year's leave of absence--granted after the dramatic disappearance of her twelve-year-old daughter. Linus Bekker, a mentally ill young man, confessed to her killing, but is unable to remember where he buried the various parts of her dismembered corpse, leaving Rosa with no choice but to try to move on without closure. The same day Rosa  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Søren Sveistrup; Caroline Waight
ISBN: 9780062911605 ( 0062911600
OCLC Number: 1114277236
Notes: "Larger print"--Spine.
Description: 748 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Kastanjemanden.
Responsibility: Søren Sveistrup ; translated by Caroline Waight.

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"Rosa Hartung is returning to her job as minister for social affairs following a year's leave of absence--granted after the dramatic disappearance of her twelve-year-old daughter. Linus Bekker, a mentally ill young man, confessed to her killing, but is unable to remember where he buried the various parts of her dismembered corpse, leaving Rosa with no choice but to try to move on without closure. The same day Rosa returns to parliament, a young single mother is found brutally murdered at her home in the suburbs of Copenhagen--she's been tortured, and one hand has been cut off"--

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"A big, bold, spend-all-day-reading thriller.... In his debut crime novel, Soren Sveistrup instantly establishes himself as a must-read author for fans of Nordic Noir legends Jo Nesbo and Lars Read more...

 
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