The boy in the suitcase by Lene Kaaberbol

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Published by Soho Crime in New York .

Written in English

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  • Crime,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementLene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis ; translated from the Danish by Lene Kaaberbol
ContributionsFriis, Agnete
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT8177.21.A24 D7413 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination313 p.
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25138661M
ISBN 10156947981X
ISBN 109781569479810
LC Control Number2011021980

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The Boy in the Suitcase is definitely worth a read!” —Scandinavian Books' Nordic Book Blog “The Boy in the Suitcase by Lene Kaaberbøl and Agnete Friis is another exemplary Scandinavian mystery with a seriously driven heroine, and a most unusual plot and premise, /5(2K).

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In the novel, Nina Borg unravels a human trafficking plot. Nina works officially as a Red Cross nurse and unofficially as part of an underground network in Denmark. She helps illegal immigrants to settle in the country. Most of these immigrants come from Eastern Europe.

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Free download or read online The Boy in the Suitcase pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Lene Kaaberbol. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

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Who was your favorite character. Why. Were you engaged immediately in the book or did it take you a while to "get into it". The Boy in the Suitcase is definitely worth a read!” —Scandinavian Books' Nordic Book Blog “The Boy in the Suitcase by Lene Kaaberbøl and Agnete Friis is another exemplary Scandinavian mystery with a seriously driven heroine, and a most unusual plot and premise, /5(K).

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All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%(). But The Boy In The Suitcase is more interested in its own bully pulpit and left-field reveals than the grander implications of the world it portrays.

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The last thing her husband wants is for her to go running off on another dangerous mission to save or protect illegal refugees. But when Nina's estranged friend Karin leaves Nina a key to a public locker in the Copenhagen train station and begs her to take. The Boy in the Suitcase (Nina Borg #1) Book Summary and Study Guide.

Lene Kaaberbøl, Agnete Friis Booklist Lene Kaaberbøl, Agnete Friis Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Boy in the Suitcase (Nina Borg #1) This story is about a Danish nurse who found a three year old boy in a suitcase.

Nina Borg is a nurse and a social worker. Inside the locker is a suitcase, and inside the suitcase is a three-year-old boy: naked and drugged, but alive. Is the boy a victim of child trafficking. Can he be turned over to authorities, or will they only return him to whoever sold him.

When Karin is discovered brutally murdered, Nina realizes that her life and the boy's are in jeopardy, too. THE BOY IN THE SUITCASE is a quietly dark tale of desire and influence gone wrong, tender in some spots and horrific in others. At its core, however, is a keen and wonderfully devised mystery that will prick the curiosity of any reader with even the most tangential of interests in the whodunit genre.

About The Boy in the Suitcase & Invisible Murder: Books 1 and 2 of the Nina Borg Series. The Scandinavian crime fiction sensation with more than than half a million copies in print Nina Borg, a Danish Red Cross nurse, wife, and mother of two, is a compulsive dogooder who can’t say no when someone asks for help—even when she knows better.

The Boy in the Suitcase (Book): Kaaberbøl, Lene: Red Cross nurse Nina Borg is drawn into Copenhagen's brutal underworld when she becomes the unwitting caretaker of a three-year-old boy who may be a victim of child trafficking.

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I didn’t understand Nina until the end of the book and her awful experience as a child explained her behavior. Wow what a gut wrenching experience the boy’s mother endured, but she was the most likable character in the book/5().

In the books, a naked, drugged but alive 3-year-old boy turns up in a suitcase in the Copenhagen train station rescued by a nurse tipped off by a disturbed friend who then disappears. Kaaberbol and Friis "The boy in the suitcase" - about the writers and the book. The Boy in the Suitcase opens with multiple characters involved in their own subplots.

All well and good as far as it goes. All well and good as far as it goes. But none of the characters are really all that engaging and there is little suspense in what follows, with the flatly written and minimally developed storylines converging in a Format: Hardcover. Unfortunately, this book does not live up to the promise or its own potential.

Also, this is the fastest paced narrator I have heard on Audible. The result of the entire experience was like expecting a five-course meal and ending up with a McRib from the drive thru. Like the. Nina is to collect the contents that turn out to be a heavy suitcase.

The instructions warn not to open it in public. When opened, still in the station but hidden, Nina is shocked to find a naked three-year-old boy, drugged and alive. There is a suitably scary man chasing after the suitcase and the story escalates from there into a Hitchcockian.

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