Smilla's Sense of Snow
ISBN10: 1250002559 ISBN13: 9781250002556 Contributors: Nunnally, Tiina (Translator) Publisher: Picador USA Published: Mar 27 2012 Pages: 502 Weight: 0.85lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Smilla's Sense of Snow presents one of the toughest heroines in modern fiction. Smilla Qaavigaaq Jaspersen is part Eskimo but she lives in Copenhagen and keeps to herself. When her six-year-old neighbor is killed, Smilla doesn't believe it was an accident and begins her own investigation of a case that even the police don't want to get involved in.