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When the Devil Holds the Candle (Signed First Edition)

Karin Fossum

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ISBN 10: 0151011885 / ISBN 13: 9780151011889
Published by Harcourt, 2006
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New York: Harcourt [2006]. First edition. First printing. Hardbound. New, in dust jacket. Very fine/ very fine in all respects, a pristine unread copy, never opened except for signing. SIGNED AND DATED BY AUTHOR on title page in month of publication, October 2006. Comes with protective mylar dust jacket cover. Translated from the Norwegian by Felicity David. {Purchased new and opened only for author signing. [CS] 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # CASE1-201

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Title: When the Devil Holds the Candle (Signed ...

Publisher: Harcourt

Publication Date: 2006

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

Dust Jacket Condition: New

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition....

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When the theft of a purse from a stroller results in an infant's death, two teenagers are in trouble. Unaware of the enormity of their crime, Zipp and Andreas are intent on committing still another. They follow an elderly woman home, and Andreas enters her house with his ever-reliable switchblade. Motionless in the dark, Zipp waits for his friend to come out.

Inspector Konrad Sejer and his colleague Jacob Skarre see no connection between the infant's death and the reported disappearance of a local delinquent. And so while the confusion in the world outside mounts, the chilling, heart-stopping truth unfolds inside the old woman's home.

Unflappable as ever, Sejer digs below the surface of small-town tranquillity in an effort to understand how and why violence destroys everyday lives. Another brilliantly observed, precisely rendered psychological mystery from the highly acclaimed Karin Fossum.

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Published in hardcover by Harcourt, 2006, 0-15-101188-5

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