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Author: Karin Alvtegen
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sibylla Forsenstrom doesn't exist. For 15 years she has been one of the homeless in Stockholm and takes every day as it comes. One night she charms a businessman into paying for her dinner and room. His dead body is discovered the following morning and Sibylla is the prime suspect.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Swedish fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alvtegen, Karin, 1965-
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Edinburgh : Canongate, 2003
(OCoLC)988875319
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karin Alvtegen
ISBN: 184195408X 9781841954080 1841954985 9781841954981 9781841959382 1841959383 9780857860224 0857860224 9781933397863 1933397861
OCLC Number: 52846147
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Awards: Short-listed for Edgar Allan Poe Awards: Best Novel Category 2009
Short-listed for Edgar Allan Poe Awards (Novel) 2009
Description: 249 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Saknad.
Responsibility: Karin Alvtegen ; translated from the Swedish by Anna Paterson.

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Sibylla Forsenstrom doesn't exist. For 15 years she has been one of the homeless in Stockholm and takes every day as it comes. One night she charms a businessman into paying for her dinner and room.  Read more...

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A genuine hit . . . a brilliant novel. * * Gefle Dagblad, Sweden * * A very powerful novel. Skilfully, very intimately and realistically, Alvtegen describes an individual living outside the Read more...

 
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