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To cook a bear / Mikael Niemi ; translated from the Swedish by Deborah Bragan-Turner.

Niemi, Mikael, 1959- (author.). Bragan-Turner, Deborah, (translator.).
  • ISBN: 9780143133902
  • Physical Description: 426 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Books, 2021.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library NIEMI 34510011175674 New Books Available -

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A novel"--Cover.
"First published in Swedish as Koka björn by Piratförlaget, Stockholm"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
"To cook a bear is a fantastic tale set in the far north of Sweden in 1852. It follows a runaway Sami boy and his mentor, the revivalist preacher Laestadius, as they investigate a murder in their village along with the mysteries of life"-- Provided by publisher.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the Swedish.
Subject: Laestadius, L. L. (Lars Levi), 1800-1861 > Fiction.
Sami (European people) > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Sweden > Fiction.
Sweden > Fiction
Genre: Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction

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