A Treacherous Paradise

A Treacherous Paradise

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From the internationally acclaimed author of the Kurt Wallander crime novels, a powerful stand-alone novel set in early-twentieth-century Sweden and Mozambique, whose vividly drawn female protagonist is awoken from her naïveté by her exposure to racism and by her own unexpected inner strengths.

Cold and poverty define Hanna Renström’s childhood in remote northern Sweden, and in 1904, at nineteen, she boards a ship for Australia in hope of a better life.  But… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

Hanna’s adventures, based on elliptical hints from the journal of a real-life Swedish madam in 1905 Mozambique, make a story as magical as a fairy tale and just about as brutal too.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (July 09, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 2.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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