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The Susan effect

Author: Peter Høeg
Publisher: London, UK : Vintage, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From back cover: She is an expert in finding out secrets. People feel compelled to confide in her, and unwittingly confess their innermost thoughts. She has exploited this talent her whole life but now her family is in jeopardy and there is a prison sentence hanging over her head. Then Susan gets a timely offer from a former government official: use her power one more time and all charges will be dropped. To get her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Høeg
ISBN: 9781784702267 1784702269
OCLC Number: 1002120458
Description: 345 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Peter Hoeg; translated from the Danish by Martin Aitken.

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Her whole life, she has exploited this talent, but now her family is in jeopardy and there is a prison sentence hanging over her head.Then Susan gets a timely offer from a former government official:  Read more...

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Peter Hoeg is back. And better. And with a novel that is both a thriller, a social critique, and existentially provoking - and on top of that, wonderful and funny. * Dagbladenes Bureau * A Read more...

 
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