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Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow (aka Smilla's Sense of Snow)
Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow - aka Smilla's Sense of Snow Author:F. David (Translator), Peter Hoeg One winter evening the neighbour's six-year-old boy falls to his death from the apartment roof in Copenhagen. Accidental death, say the police. But Smilla Jaspersen, a resourceful, tenacious Greenlander, knows the boy well; moreover she has a feeling for snow -- and those last footprints tell her a tale ... Her investigation starts in ... more »Denmark and leads to the Arctic ice cap as Smilla doggedly homes in on her quarry.
Translated from the Danish by F. David, UK pseudonym for Tiina Nunnally USA.
Nordic spelling of author's name: Peter Høeg.« less