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Author Blædel, Sara.

Title The forgotten girls / Sara Blaedel ; translated by Signe Rod Golly.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Grand Central Publishing, 2015.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Fiction  F BLAEDEL    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F BLAEDEL    AVAILABLE
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Description 312 pages ; 24 cm
Series Blædel, Sara. Louise Rick ; 07.
Summary The body of an unidentified woman was discovered in a local forest. A large, unique scar on one side of her face should have made the identification easy, but nobody has reported her missing. As the new commander of the Missing Persons Department, Louise risks involving the media by releasing a photo of the victim, hoping to find someone who knew her. Louise's gamble pays off: an older woman phones to say that she recognizes the woman as Lisemette, a child she once cared for in the state mental institution many years ago. Lisemette, like the other children in the institution, was abandoned by her family and branded a "forgotten girl." But Louise soon discovers something more disturbing: Lisemette had a twin, and both girls were issued death certificates more than thirty years ago. Aided by her friend journalist Camilla Lind, Louise finds that the investigation takes a surprising and unsettling turn when it brings her closer to her childhood home. And as she uncovers more crimes that were committed-and hidden-in the forest, she is forced to confront a terrible link to her own past that has been carefully concealed.
Subject Policewomen -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery stories.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Genre Mystery fiction.
Added Author Golly, Signe Rod, translator.
ISBN 9781455581528 (hardcover)
1455581526 (hardcover)
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