The American girl: a novel

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In 1969, a young girl makes a trip from Coney Island to the swampy coastland on the rural outskirts of Helsinki, Finland. There, her death will immediately become part of local mythology, furnishing boys and girls with fodder for endless romantic imaginings. Everyone who lives near the swamp dreams about Eddie de Wire, the lost American girl. For both Sandra and Doris, two lonely, dreaming girls abandoned in different ways by their parents, this myth will propel them into their coming-of-age through mischievous role-playing games of love and death...
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full_title american girl
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subject_facet Adolescence -- Fiction, Death -- Psychological aspects -- Fiction, Fiction, Swamps -- Finland -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Psychology -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Sexual behavior -- Fiction
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title_full The American girl : a novel / Monika Fagerholm ; translated by Katarina E. Tucker
title_short The American girl :
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topic_facet Adolescence, Death, Psychological aspects, Psychology, Sexual behavior, Swamps, Teenage girls