The Resource Dreamless, Jørgen Brekke ; translated by Steven T. Murray

Dreamless, Jørgen Brekke ; translated by Steven T. Murray

Label
Dreamless
Title
Dreamless
Statement of responsibility
Jørgen Brekke ; translated by Steven T. Murray
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author
Translator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
  • "A promising young singer is found dead in a clearing in a forest, gruesomely murdered--her larynx cut out, and an antique music box placed carefully atop her body, playing a mysterious lullaby that sounds familiar, but that no one can quite place. Chief Inspector Odd Singsaker, of the Trondheim Police Department, still recovering from brain surgery, is called in to investigate. Singsaker, now married to Felicia Stone, the American detective he met while tracking down a serial killer, fears the worst whenanother young girl, also known for her melodic singing voice, suddenly goes missing while on a walk with her dog one night. As the Trondheim police follow the trail of this deadly killer, it becomes clear that both cases are somehow connected to a centuries-old ballad called "The Golden Peace," written by a mysterious composer called Jon Blund, in the seventeenth century. This lullaby promises the most sound, sweet sleep to the listener--and as time ticks by, the elusive killer seems as if he will stop at nothing to get his hands on this perfect lullaby. Jorgen Brekke returns at the top of his game in this nonstop thrill ride through place--and time"--
  • "A promising young singer is found dead in a clearing in a forest, gruesomely murdered--her larynx cut out, and an antique music box placed carefully atop her body, playing a mysterious lullaby that sounds familiar, but that no one can quite place. Chief Inspector Odd Singsaker, of the Trondheim Police Department, still recovering from brain surgery, is called in to investigate. Singsaker, now married to Felicia Stone, the American detective he met while tracking down a serial killer, fears the worst whenanother young girl, also known for her melodic singing voice, suddenly goes missing while on a walk with her dog one night. As the Trondheim police follow the trail of this deadly killer, it becomes clear that both cases are somehow connected to a centuries-old ballad called "The Golden Peace," written by a mysterious composer called Jon Blund, in the seventeenth century. This lullaby promises the most sound, sweet sleep to the listener--and as time ticks by, the elusive killer seems as if he will stop at nothing to get his hands on this perfect lullaby. Jorgen Brekke returns at the top of his game in this nonstop thrill ride through place--and time"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Brekke, Jørgen
Dewey number
839.823/8
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT8952.12.R455
LC item number
D7613 2015
Literary form
fiction
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Murray, Steven T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Singers
  • Murder
  • Ballads
  • Trondheim (Norway)
  • Norway
Label
Dreamless, Jørgen Brekke ; translated by Steven T. Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Drømelø
  • "A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781250016997
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014033880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn891941868
  • 696097
Label
Dreamless, Jørgen Brekke ; translated by Steven T. Murray
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Drømelø
  • "A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781250016997
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014033880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn891941868
  • 696097

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