The Vanishing of Katharina Linden Pdf kindle by Helen Grant


  • Paperback
  • 320
  • The Vanishing of Katharina Linden
  • Helen Grant
  • English
  • 09 April 2017
  • 9780385344180

10 thoughts on “The Vanishing of Katharina Linden

  1. says:

    I was a bit late on the boat with this one but better late than never When this book came out it was very popular however I didn't know what to make of the summary and forgot about it Then as these things happen a copy made its way into my bookshelf and I was finally compelled to open it From Germany myself I was charmed and excited that the book was not only set there but contained so many cultural references that were so famil

  2. says:

    With all the hype surrounding the US publication of The Vanishing of Katharina Linden I was eagerly anticipating Helen Grant's debut Sadly the marketing copywriters are doing better work than the actual author and once ha

  3. says:

    One word to describe The Vanishing of Katharina Linden EngrossingMy interest in this book was piued when I saw it described as a charming horror novel and while that isn't totally accurate charming it is horror it isn't I very much enjoyed the book Helen Grant has such an ease about her writing that I find it hard to believe this is her fi

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    Ten year old Pia Kolvenbach is known at school as the girl whose grandmother blew up Far from showing any sympathy to a girl whose Oma died on Christmas Day Pia endures taunts and the sudden absence of her friends The only person in her class

  5. says:

    I was lucky enough to read an advanced copy of Grant’s novel and it still haunts me Wonderful creepy atmospheric mystery that would fit perfe

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    I picked up this book simply because of the cover design Yes yes I know Don't judge a book by its cover But guess what That's what I do 9 times out of 10 Sue me I'm a designer It's what I notice first often than notThis is a great coming of age story about a young German girl well half German half British who lives in a town going through a

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    Pia Kolvenbach is known as the girl whose grandmother's head exploded in a freak accident at the Advent Dinner table Advent Candle

  8. says:

    I have been wondering Wondering why it sometimes happens that a novel will be published here as an adult novel and elsewhere as a young adult YA for readers anywhere from 12 to 16 years old novel The first time I noticed that was when the bookThe Curious Incident of the Dog In The Night Time came out Here in the US it was published as an adult novel and in the UK and Australia it was initially published as an YA novel After it's

  9. says:

    I usually listen to audiobooks only when I paint or when I do house chores Well I did not have enough house chores for this one and as I could absolutely not wait to get hours on the following days I ended up listening to it sitting

  10. says:

    When someone tells you that a certain author is someone to watch I always feel a bit wary I want to experience the same sort of love

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The Vanishing of Katharina Linden

Legends as that of Unshockable Hans visited by witches in the form of cats or of the knight whose son is doomed to hunt forever Then another girl vanishes and Pia is plunged into a new and unnerving place one far away from fairy tales and perilously close to adulthoo. I usually listen to audiobooks only when I paint or when I do house chores Well I did not have enough house chores for this one and as I could absolutely not wait to get hours on the following days I ended up listening to it sitting on my couch I have NEVER done this before This is enough to say this is a real page turner you get the idea even if that one was an audiobookA friend of mine asked why I liked it so much It is actually hard to pinpoint apart from the fabulous uality of the writing that keeps you going with excellent handling of suspense Publishers Weekly description of it as a charming horror novel is uite fitting The tone of the book is very peaceful and friendly as Pia the narrator i

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Parade dressed as Snow White Then like a character in a Grimm’s fairy tale she disappeared Ten year old Pia and her only friend the unpopular StinkStefan suspect that Katharina has been spirited away by the supernatural Their investigation is inspired by such local. I picked up this book simply because of the cover design Yes yes I know Don t judge a book by its cover But guess what That s what I do 9 times out of 10 Sue me I m a designer It s what I notice first often than notThis is a great coming of age story about a young German girl well half German half British who lives in a town going through a bit of a crime spree Which is to say several missing children Little girls snatched up from underneath everybody s watchful eyes This being a very small town these kidnappings are most disturbing Gossip and suspicion aboundAnybody who s ever lived in a small town can certainly appreciate this book as the reactions to the kidnappings occur in such a realistic way You

Characters The Vanishing of Katharina Linden

After Pia’s grandmother dies in a freak accident the neighbors in her little German hometown of Bad Münstereifel glance at Pia with wary eyes But then something else captures the community’s attention the vanishing of Katharina Linden Katharina was last seen at a. With all the hype surrounding the US publication of The Vanishing of Katharina Linden I was eagerly anticipating Helen Grant s debut Sadly the marketing copywriters are doing better work than the actual author and once halfway through the book I found myself impatiently waiting for the completion of a book that was decently written but poorly conceived The publisher would do well to stop likening it to other works because not a single comparison pans out particularly the idea that the narrator here Pia Kolvenbach bears any resemblance whatsoever to the intelligent and delightful Flavia de Luce the creation of Alan Bradley If anything comes close it s the reference to the book having the air of the Grimm


About the Author: Helen Grant

Helen Grant born 1964 in London is an author of novels for young adults now based in Scotland Her first novel The Vanishing of Katharina Linden was published by Penguin Books in April 20091 It was shortlisted for the Booktrust Teenage Prize and the CILIP Carnegie Medal It has also been published in Germany as Die Mädchen des Todes and has been published in Spain Holland and the USHer