Hardly a day goes by when nine-year-old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. From alien invasions, to walking trees, to winged beasts in the woods, to dinosaurs spotted in the village of Three Pines, his tales are so extraordinary no one can possibly believe him.
But when the boy disappears, the villagers are faced with the possibility that one of his tall tales might have been true.
And so begins a frantic search for the boy and the truth. What they uncover deep in the forest sets off a sequence of events that leads to murder, leads to an old crime, leads to an old betrayal.
A monster once visited Three Pines. And put down deep roots. And now, it is back.Reseña del editor:
The next atmospheric and ingenious crime thriller novel from number one New York Times bestselling author, Louise Penny
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Buchbeschreibung Brown Book Group Little Aug 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 233x151x32 mm. Neuware - Hardly a day goes by when nine-year-old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. His boundless sense of adventure and vivid imagination mean he has a tendency to concoct stories so extraordinary and so far-fetched that no one can possibly believe him. But when Laurent disappears, former Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is faced with the possibility that one of his tall tales might have been true. So begins a frantic search for the boy and the truth. And what Gamache uncovers deep in the forest leads back to crimes of the past, betrayal and murder, with more sinister consequences than anyone could have possibly imagined . . . From number one bestseller Louise Penny comes an ingenious, powerful and page-turning novel that will hold you in its grip until the final page. 384 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9780751552676