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The Wolf Children

The Wolf Children
 

Hamburg 1947: It is the year of extremes. After a bitterly cold winter of starvation, the bombed city groans under excruciating heat and Chief Inspector Frank Stave is confronted with a new case. In the ruins of a shipyard, the corpse of a boy is found and Stave's hunt for the ki... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781489447371
Barcode 9781489447371
Published 28 June 2018 by Bolinda Publishing
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged edition
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Language English (translated from: German)
Author(s) By Rademacher, Cay
Read by Meadows, Mark
Series CI Frank Stave (part: 2)
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ISBN-13 9781489447371
ISBN-10 1489447377
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Bolinda Publishing
Imprint Audible/Bolinda Audio
Publication Date 28 June 2018
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Audio CD/Audio, Unabridged edition
Edition Unabridged edition
Language English
Translated from German
Author(s) By Rademacher, Cay
Read by Meadows, Mark
Series CI Frank Stave (part: 2)
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Crime & Mystery Fiction
Australian
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 400g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Hamburg 1947: It is the year of extremes. After a bitterly cold winter of starvation, the bombed city groans under excruciating heat and Chief Inspector Frank Stave is confronted with a new case. In the ruins of a shipyard, the corpse of a boy is found and Stave's hunt for the killer leads him into the world of 'wolf children' - orphaned children who have fled from the Occupied Eastern Territories and are now united in gangs. When two more bodies are discovered Stave is under even increasing pressure as he struggles to keep his personal life together too ...

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 'Undoubtedly the most powerful work of crime fiction I have read this year.' -- The Independent 'Vivid and Harrowing.' -- The Sunday Times

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Author's Bio

Cay Rademacher was born in 1965 in Northern Germany, but lives now in Southern France. He studied history and philosophy in Cologne and Washington, D.C. and is working as a journalist. He is also the author of several thrillers, including the trilogy on 'Oberinspektor' Frank Stave, who is fighting crime in the ruins of British-occupied Hamburg in the 1940s. Mark Meadows is a British actor with extensive theatre, film and TV credits, and is a frequent contributor to plays, musicals, narrations and readings for BBC Radio 3 and Radio 4. He has narrated around 80 audiobook titles and was a nominee for the 2013 Audible Narrator of the Year award. Mark also provided the voice of the ship's computer in Ridley Scott's Prometheus. Audible is a seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information, and educational programming on the Internet.

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