Books

Billy gets a visit

Birgitta Stenberg

Swedish title: Billy får besök

Series: Billy

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 20-08-2003

Can You Whistle Johanna

Ulf Stark

There are plenty of old men who would do as a grandfather at the retirement home, Ulf suggests, when Berra wonders why he doesn’t have one. They go there together to find one – ideally one who eats pig’s trotters, invites you to tea and who can teach…

Swedish title: Kan du vissla Johanna

Category: Children

Pub date: 20-08-2003

Unseen

Mari Jungstedt

Mari Jungstedt is a major Swedish Crime sensation: 15 books published in 17 languages. UNSEEN is the first in her Gotland series.The picturesque island of Gotland, a couple of hours south of Stockholm in the Baltic Sea, is known for its spectacular s…

Swedish title: Den du inte ser

Series: The Gotland series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 17-06-2003

Borkmann’s Point

Håkan Nesser

A wealthy real-estate mogul is brutally murdered with an axe in the quiet coastal town of Kaalbringen, apparently the second victim of a serial killer. Chief Inspector Van Veeteren, growing bored with his holiday nearby, is summoned to assist the loc…

Swedish title: Borkmanns punkt

Series: Van Veeteren

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 06-06-2003

The Unlucky Lottery

Håkan Nesser

Four friends have won the lottery. But someone sticks a knife in one of them, twenty or thirty times, before they have had time to spend the money.Since Superintendent Van Veeteren is on leave, to devote his time to his beloved second-hand books, it…

Swedish title: Münsters fall

Series: Van Veeteren

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 06-06-2003

Mind’s Eye

Håkan Nesser

In the murky grey town of Maardam, somewhere in northern Europe, Superintendent Van Veeteren and his colleagues have to deal with the case of Janek Mattias Mitter – the high school teacher who cannot remember whether he has murdered his wife or not….

Swedish title: Det grovmaskiga nätet

Series: Van Veeteren

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 06-06-2003

THE G FILE

Håkan Nesser

”G. This was about case G., nothing else, he decided. No woolly personal motives, no euphemisms, just the same old question that has haunted him for fifteen years. Who killed Barbara Clarissa Hennan? Or rather: how on earth did G go about killing her…

Swedish title: Fallet G

Series: Van Veeteren

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 06-06-2003

Woman With A Birthmark

Håkan Nesser

A number of men have been shot dead at close range. What is behind these cold-blooded killings? What does the music that is played on the victims’ telephones mean? Superintendent Van Veeteren reluctantly digs down deep into a tragic story.WOMAN WITH…

Swedish title: Kvinna med födelsemärke

Series: Van Veeteren

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 06-06-2003