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The Resource Beartown, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

Beartown, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

Label
Beartown
Title
Beartown
Statement of responsibility
Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
Beartown is a small town in a large Swedish forest. For most of the year it is under a thick blanket of snow, experiencing the kind of cold and dark that brings people closer together - or pulls them apart. Its isolation means that Beartown has been slowly shrinking with each passing year. But now the town is on the verge of an astonishing revival. Everyone can feel the excitement. Change is in the air and a bright new future is just around the corner. Until the day it is all put in jeopardy by a single, brutal act. It divides the town into those who think it should be hushed up and forgotten and those who'll risk the future to see justice done. At last, it falls to one young man to find the courage to speak the truth that it seems no one else wants to hear. With the town's future at stake, no one can stand by or stay silent. Everyone is on one side or the other. Which side would you be on?
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1981-
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Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
  • 839.7'38
  • 839.7'38
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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1981-
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  • Smith, Neil
  • Backman, Fredrik
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Sweden
Label
Beartown, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Swedish
  • This translation originally published: as The scandal. London: Michael Joseph, 2017
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781405930208
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9781405930208
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Beartown, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Swedish
  • This translation originally published: as The scandal. London: Michael Joseph, 2017
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781405930208
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9781405930208
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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