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Mankell, Henning, 1948-

On an expedition to the Kalahari Desert, Hans Begler, a young entomologist, finds a small boy whose tribe has been decimated by European raiders. Begler takes the traumatised child home to Sweden and plans to civilise him. But Daniel cannot slip into an alien culture, and a new life in the cold and snow, so easily

Book. English. Fiction in translation.
Published London: Harvill Secker, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray
ISBN: 1843432226, 9781843432227
Physical Description: 279 p. ; 25 cm.
Subject: Entomologists Fiction.; Tribes Kalahari Desert Fiction.; Interracial adoption Sweden Fiction.; Marginality, Social Fiction.; Aliens Sweden Psychology Fiction.