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Author: Karin Alvtegen
Publisher: Edinburgh ; New York : Canongate, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As Britt festers malevolently in her hermetic apartment, appeased only by an endless supply of food, Monika blots out her pain by ceaselessly working. They have nothing in common but the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Noir fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karin Alvtegen
ISBN: 184195747X 9781841957470
OCLC Number: 69732948
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Notes: Originally published: Stockholm : Natur och Kultur, 2005.
Description: 343 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Skam.
Responsibility: Karin Alvtegen ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray.

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A brilliant portrait of a woman nearing mental breakdown . . . Alvtegen at her best. -- Susanna Yager * * Daily Telegraph * * Alvtgren is a name to watch. * * Guardian * *

 
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