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The tenderness of wolves

The tenderness of wolves

Author: Stef Penney
Publisher: London Quercus 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
En psykologisk thriller fra det isolerte stedet Dove River. En mann blir brutalt myrdet og en sytten år gammel gutt forsvinner. I kjølvannet av disse hendelsene kommer det mange folk til byen, spørsmålet er om de ønsker å utnytte forbrytelsen eller å oppklare den? Dette er Stef Pennys debutroman der hun blander eventyr, spenning, humor, romantikk og mord i en og samme bok.

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Genre/Form: Spenning
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stef Penney
ISBN: 9781905204816 1905204817
OCLC Number: 1028444448
Language Note: Engelsk tekst
Awards: Winner of Costa First Novel Award 2007
Short-listed for British Book Awards: Waterstones Newcomer of the Year Award 2008
Short-listed for Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2008
Short-listed for Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Adults' Book of the Year 2007
Short-listed for CWA Ellis Peters Historical Award 2007
Description: 440 s
Responsibility: Stef Penney.


As winter tightens its grip on the isolated settlement of Dove River, a man is brutally murdered and a 17-year old boy disappears. This book weaves adventure, suspense, revelation and humour into a  Read more...


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'This subtle and superb novel brings the freezing landscape of the Canadian woods to such vivid life that the landscape itself becomes a strong character within the story. Once you have dived into Read more...

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