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The Kingdom / Jo Nesbo ; translated from the Norwegian by Robert Ferguson.

Nesbo, Jo, 1960- (author.). Ferguson, Robert, (translator.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bangor Public Library F NES (Text) 75011000343084 New Books Checked Out 12/15/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525655411
  • ISBN: 0525655417
  • Physical Description: 549 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First United States edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
A mechanic from a rural mountain village finds the limits of his family loyalties tested when his entrepreneur brother announces plans to revitalize the community through a hotel project that becomes increasingly overshadowed by greed and dangerous secrets.
Roy has never left the quiet mountain town he grew up in; his little brother Carl couldn't wait to get out and escape his troubled past. When Carl returns with a new wife and a business opportunity that seems too good to be true, simmering tensions begin to surface. Soon powerful players set their sights on taking the brothers down by exposing their role in the town's sordid history. Roy and Carl are survivors, and no strangers to violence. But as the body count rises, Roy's loyalty to family is tested. And then Roy finds himself drawn to Carl's wife, Shannon, there will be devastating consequences. -- adapted from jacket
Language Note:
In English ; translated from the Norwegian.
Subject: Brothers > Fiction.
Parents > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Cities and towns > Fiction.
Town and city life > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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