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The Resource Cruel is the night, Karo Hämäläinen ; translated by Owen Witesman

Cruel is the night, Karo Hämäläinen ; translated by Owen Witesman

Label
Cruel is the night
Title
Cruel is the night
Statement of responsibility
Karo Hämäläinen ; translated by Owen Witesman
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Author
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fin
  • eng
Summary
"Inspired by puzzle-mystery great Agatha Christie, prizewinning Finnish author Karo Hamalainen (The Buyout) presents us with a comedy of murderous intentions Three cell phones ring in an opulent London suite. The calls go unanswered, because their recipients are dead. Earlier that night, four old friends and lovers meet for a reunion dinner. It's been ten years since the host, Robert, who made millions by way of unethical (but not illegal) interest rate manipulation, has seen Mikko, an investigative journalist feared by corrupt financiers and politicians. Mikko's wife, Veera--with whom Robert once had a secret affair--and Robert's young trophy wife, Elise, are also joining the fray. Mikko thinks he's about to get away with murder, but he has no idea what's on the menu for the night: not only does every diner have a bone to pick with another, but there's an arsenal of deadly weapons hiding in plain sight. And by the end of the night, there will only be one"--
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PUL
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1976-
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Hämäläinen, Karo
Dewey number
894/.54134
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Finnish
Literary form
fiction
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Witesman, Owen
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  • Married people
  • Murder
  • Finnish fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Cruel is the night, Karo Hämäläinen ; translated by Owen Witesman
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
48593989
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
313 pages
Isbn
9781616956813
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016034461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781616956813
  • (Sirsi) i9781616956813
Label
Cruel is the night, Karo Hämäläinen ; translated by Owen Witesman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
48593989
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
313 pages
Isbn
9781616956813
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016034461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781616956813
  • (Sirsi) i9781616956813

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