The Resource The girl without skin, Mads Peder Nordbo ; translated from the Danish by Charlotte Barslund

The girl without skin, Mads Peder Nordbo ; translated from the Danish by Charlotte Barslund

Label
The girl without skin
Title
The girl without skin
Statement of responsibility
Mads Peder Nordbo ; translated from the Danish by Charlotte Barslund
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a mummified Viking corpse is discovered in a crevasse out on the edge of an ice sheet, journalist Matthew Cave is sent to cover the story. The next day the mummy is gone, and the body of the policeman who was keeping watch is found naked and flayed exactly like the victims in a gruesome series of murders that terrified the remote town of Nuuk in the 1970s. As Matt investigates, he is shocked by the deprivation and brutal violence the locals take for granted. Unable to trust the police, he begins to suspect a cover-up. It's only when he meets a young Inuit woman, Tupaarnaq, convicted of killing her parents and two small sisters, that Matt starts to realise how deep this story goes and how much danger he is in
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10693429
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nordbo, Mads Peder
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barslund, Charlotte
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Matthew Cave thriller
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalists
  • Murder
Label
The girl without skin, Mads Peder Nordbo ; translated from the Danish by Charlotte Barslund
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781925603835
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The girl without skin, Mads Peder Nordbo ; translated from the Danish by Charlotte Barslund
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781925603835
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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