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    Norwegian by Night (CD-Audio) By (author) Derek B Miller, Read by Sean Mangan

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    DescriptionSheldon Horowitz - 82 years old, impatient, and unreasonable ? is staying with his granddaughter's family in Norway when he disappears with a stranger's child. Sheldon is an ex-Marine, and he feels responsible for his son's death in Vietnam. Recently widowed and bereft, he talks to the ghosts of his past constantly. To Norway's cops, Sheldon is just an old man who is coming undone at the end of a long and hard life. But Sheldon is clear in his own mind. He'd heard the boy's eastern European mother being murdered, and he's determined to protect the child from the killer and his Balkan gang. With an endearing combination of dexterity and daring, Sheldon manages to elude the police in what is hostile, foreign territory for him. But what he doesn't know is that the police and the gang both know where he's heading. Norwegian by Night is the last adventure of a man coming to terms with the tragedy of his own life as he tries to save another's. It combines laconic, deadpan humour, moral seriousness, visceral grief, and narrative tensions in a remarkable way ? and Sheldon, in particular, is about to become a famous fictional hero.


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    Title
    Norwegian by Night
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Derek B Miller, Read by Sean Mangan
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 157 mm
    Height: 173 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 249 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781743189825
    ISBN 10: 1743189826
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    BIC subject category V2: FF, FA
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    B&T General Subject: 360
    B&T Book Type: FI
    DC22: FIC, 813/.6
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 51110
    BISAC V2.8: FIC025000, FIC050000
    Ingram Subject Code: JF
    Libri: I-JF
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: PS3613.I5337 N68 2013B
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: FB, FF
    BIC E4L: GNR
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Library ed.
    Publisher
    Bolinda Publishing
    Imprint name
    Bolinda Publishing
    Publication date
    21 May 2013