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The Resource The Land of Dreams

The Land of Dreams

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The Land of Dreams
Title
The Land of Dreams
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Summary
Winner of the Riverton Prize for best Norwegian crime novel and named by Dagbladet as one of the top twenty-five Norwegian crime novels of all time, The Land of Dreams is the chilling first installment in Vidar Sundstøl's critically acclaimed Minnesota Trilogy, set on the rugged north shore of Lake Superior and in the region's small towns and deep forests.The grandson of Norwegian immigrants, Lance Hansen is a U.S. Forest Service officer and has a nearly all-consuming passion for local genealogy and history. But his quiet routines are shattered one morning when he comes upon a Norwegian tourist brutally murdered near a stone cross on the shore of Lake Superior. Another Norwegian man is nearby; covered in blood and staring out across the lake, he can only utter the word kjærlighet. Love.FBI agent Bob Lecuyer is assigned to the case, as is Norwegian detective Eirik Nyland, who is immediately flown in from Oslo. As the investigation progresses, Lance begins to make shocking discoveries—including one that involves the murder of an Ojibwe man on the very same site more than one hundred years ago. As Lance digs into two murders separated by a century, he finds the clues may in fact lead toward someone much closer to home than he could have imagined.The Land of Dreams is the opening chapter in a sweeping chronicle from one of Norway's leading crime writers—a portrait of an extraordinary landscape, an exploration of hidden traumas and paths of silence that trouble history, and a haunting study in guilt and the bonds of blood
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  • Sundstøl, Vidar
  • Nunnally, Tiina
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Historical Fiction
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The Land of Dreams
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:21af0b4d-da91-4e06-8caa-2eae4e184891
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781452940410
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Land of Dreams
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:21af0b4d-da91-4e06-8caa-2eae4e184891
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781452940410
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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    Brandon Public Library 117 East Main St, Brandon, WI, 53919, US
    43.7349915 -88.7823207
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