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De verre echo

Val McDermid (author), Sophie Brinkman (translator)
De thriller De verre echo van Val McDermid behoort tot de top van het Britse crime-genre.

Schotland, 1978. In een sneeuwstorm vinden vier dronken studenten het toegetakelde lichaam van een jonge vrouw. Rosie Duff is voor dood achtergelaten op een eeuwenoude begraafplaats. En de enige verdachten zijn zij, de vrienden die haar gevonden hebben.
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Title
De verre echo
Author
Val McDermid
Translator
Sophie Brinkman
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Edition
6
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Luitingh-Sijthoff B.V., Uitgeverij, 2015
ISBN
9789024571642
CloudLibrary
3hw1t89

About Val McDermid

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Val McDermid, (born 4 June 1955) is a Scottish crime writer, best known for a series of novels featuring clinical psychologist Dr. Tony Hill in a grim sub-genre that McDermid and others have identified as Tartan Noir. At Raith Rovers football stadium, a stand has been named after McDermid.

Biography

McDermid comes from a working-class family in Fife. She studied English at St Hilda's College, Oxford, where she was the first student to be admitted from a Scottish state school.

After graduation she became a journalist and began her literary career as a dramatist. Her first success as a novelist, Report for Murder: The First Lindsay Gordon Mystery occurred in 1987.

McDermid was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Sunderland in 2011. She is co-founder of the Harrogate Crime Writing Festival and the Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award, part of the…Read more on Wikipedia