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Smilla's sense of snow

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Publisher:
Farrar Straus and Giroux,
Pub. Date:
1993.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
700L
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She thinks more highly of snow and ice than she does of love.nbsp;nbsp;She lives in a world of numbers, science and memories--a dark, exotic stranger in a strange land.nbsp;nbsp;And now Smilla Jaspersen is convinced she has uncovered a shattering crime... It happened in the Copenhagen snow.nbsp;nbsp;A six-year-old boy, a Greenlander like Smilla, fell to his death from the top of his apartment building.nbsp;nbsp;While the boy's body is still warm, the police pronounce his death an accident.nbsp;nbsp;But Smilla knows her young neighbor didn't fall from the roof on his own.nbsp;nbsp;Soon she is following a path of clues as clear to her as footsteps in the snow.nbsp;nbsp;For her dead neighbor, and for herself, she must embark on a harrowing journey of lies, revelation and violence that will take her back to the world of ice and snow from which she comes, where an explosive secret waits beneath the ice....
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ISBN:
9780374266448
9780385315142
Lexile measure:
700L
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Full title smilla s sense of snow
Author høeg peter
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-06-11 04:18:05AM
Last Indexed 2018-06-21 04:21:38AM

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subject_facet Copenhagen (Denmark) -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Women detectives -- Denmark -- Copenhagen -- Fiction
title_display Smilla's sense of snow
title_full Smilla's sense of snow / Peter Høeg ; translated by Tiina Nunnally
title_short Smilla's sense of snow
topic_facet Women detectives