The blood of angels
(Book)

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Rogers, Lola, translator.
Published
London : Peter Owen, [2014].
Physical Desc
221 pages ; 20 cm
Status
Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)  1 available
SF SINISAL, J

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Book
Language
English
ISBN
9780720610048 (pbk.), 9780720610048, 0720610044

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Translated from the Finnish.
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It is claimed Albert Einstein said that if bees disappear from the earth, mankind has four years left. When bee-vanishings of unprecedented scale hit the United States, Orvo, a Finnish beekeeper, knows all too well where it will lead. And when he sees the queen dead in his hives one day, it's clear the epidemic has spread to Europe, and the world is coming to an end. Orvo's special knowledge of bees just may enable him to glimpse a solution to catastrophe: he takes a desperate step onto a path where only he and the bees know the way but it propels him into conflict with his estranged, but much-loved son, a committed animal activist. A magical plunge into the myth of death and immortality, this is a tale of human blindness in the face of devastation-and the inevitable
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Winner English Pen Award.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Sinisalo, J., & Rogers, L. (2014). The blood of angels . Peter Owen.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sinisalo, Johanna, 1958- and Lola, Rogers. 2014. The Blood of Angels. London: Peter Owen.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sinisalo, Johanna, 1958- and Lola, Rogers. The Blood of Angels London: Peter Owen, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sinisalo, Johanna, and Lola Rogers. The Blood of Angels Peter Owen, 2014.

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