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The hummingbird [electronic resource]. Kati Hiekkapelto.

Hiekkapelto, Kati. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781909807754 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: 'An exceptionally promising debut' Seura Anna Fekete, who fled the Yugoslavian wars as a child, has a past. Just beginning her career as a criminal investigator in a northern Finnish coastal town, she is thrust into a high-profile, seemingly unsolvable case that has riveted the nation. It doesn't help that her middle-aged new partner, Esko, doesn't bother hiding his racist prejudices, and Anna becomes the target of a systematic campaign to unsettle her. A young woman has been killed on a running trail, and a pendant depicting an Aztec god has been found in her possession. Another murder soon follows. All signs point to a serial killer, but can Anna catch the Hummingbird before he – or she – strikes again? And at what personal cost? Dark, gritty and filled with contemporary themes, this is a chilling, unforgettable book that you will find impossible to put down. Or forget. 'Hiekkapelto knows how to get under people's skin' MTV3; 'If you're a fan of Swedish crime...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Arcadia Books, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1072 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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