Norwegian by Night
By Derek Miller
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Hardcover, 9780547934877, 304pp.)
Publication Date: May 21, 2013
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A profoundly moving, deliciously suspenseful novel about an American grandfather and a newly orphaned boy racing across the Norwegian wilderness, fleeing demons both real and imagined.
Derek B. Miller is the director of The Policy Lab and a senior fellow with the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research. Born and raised in Boston, he has lived abroad for over fifteen years in Israel, England, Hungary, Switzerland, and Norway.
"Has the brains of a literary novel and the body of a thriller."
— New York Times
"Both an exciting chase thriller and a poignant story about a man who comes into his own again in his dotage." --Library Journal
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