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Smilla's sense of snow / Peter Høeg ; translated by Tiina Nunnally.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 0374266441 :
  • Description: 453 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus and Giroux, c1993.

Available copies

  • 17 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 18 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Farms Adult Fiction Fiction/ Hoeg (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main Adult Fiction Fiction/ Hoeg (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Fiction Fic / Hoeg (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Fiction FIC/Hoeg (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Fiction FICTION/Hoeg c.2 (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Fiction Fiction / Hoeg, P. (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Adult Fiction (Main Floor) Fiction Hoeg (Text to phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus Stacks PT8176.18.O335 F7613 1993 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Fiction Fiction/Hoeg (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Stacks 2 FICTION H6712SM (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Summary: In this bestselling novel, which was the basis for a 1997 movie of the same name, Smilla Qaavigaaq Jasperson, an expert on snow and ice, investigates the mystery behind her six-year-old neighbor's deadly fall from the top of their Copenhagen apartment building. The boy was terribly afraid of heights yet his snowy footprints indicate he was running when he fell--so who or what was he running from? Smilla's Sense of Snow, translated from a 1992 Danish work, is "a wonderfully original, elegantly crafted, ominously savage story" (Booklist), and is sure to please readers who enjoy well-written, suspenseful tales.
Subject: Women detectives > Denmark > Copenhagen > Fiction.
Copenhagen (Denmark) > Fiction.

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