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The Hidden Child

By Camilla Läckberg, 1974-

The brilliant new psychological thriller from worldwide bestseller Camilla Läckberg—the chilling struggle of a young woman facing the darkest chapter of Europe’s past.

Crime writer Erica Falck is shocked to discover a Nazi medal among her late mother’s possessions. Haunted by a childhood of neglect, she resolves to dig deep into her family’s past and finally uncover the reasons why. Her enquiries lead her to the home of a retired history teacher. He was among her mother’s circle of friends during the Second World War but her questions are met with bizarre and evasive answers. Two days later he meets a violent death. Detective patrik Hedström, Erica’s husband, is on paternity leave but soon becomes embroiled in the murder investigation. Who would kill so ruthlessly to bury secrets so old? Reluctantly Erica must read her mother’s wartime diaries. But within the pages is a painful revelation about Erica’s past. Could what little knowledge she has be enough to endanger her husband and newborn baby? The dark past is coming to light, and no one will escape the truth of how they came to be . . .

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The hidden child

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Publish Date

2014

ISBN

1605985538


Format: Book
Author: Läckberg, Camilla, 1974-
Summary: After finding a Nazi medal among her late mother's belongings, crime writer Erica Falck meets with an old friend of her mother's, who is suddenly and violently murdered two days later, and Erica and her husband Detective Patrik Hedström must turn to family wartime diaries for clues.
Title: The hidden child / Camilla Läckberg ; translated by Tiina Nunnally.
Publisher Date: New York, N. Y. : Pegasus Books, 2014.
Subject: Suspense fiction. Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction. Police -- Sweden -- Fiction. World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction. Sweden -- Fiction.
Isbn: 1605985538 9781605985534
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 7
Call Number: M Lackberg
Oclc: 858843407
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Bib Id: 516404

Format: Book
Author: Läckberg, Camilla, 1974-
Summary: After finding a Nazi medal among her late mother's belongings, crime writer Erica Falck meets with an old friend of her mother's, who is suddenly and violently murdered two days later, and Erica and her husband Detective Patrik Hedström must turn to family wartime diaries for clues.
Title: The hidden child / Camilla Läckberg ; translated by Tiina Nunnally.
Publisher, Date: New York, N. Y. : Pegasus Books, 2014.
Description: 528 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects: Suspense fiction.
Subjects: Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Subjects: Police -- Sweden -- Fiction.
Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
Subjects: Sweden -- Fiction.
Other Author: Nunnally, Tiina, 1952-
Other Title: Tyskungen. English
ISBN: 1605985538
ISBN: 9781605985534
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 7
Call Number: M Lackberg