Books

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 1

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 06-06-2003

The Return

Håkan Nesser

Swedish title: Återkomsten

Series: Van Veeteren 3

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 06-06-2003

The Nevus

Liselott Willén

Linn and Nikos have been living together for five years, and all that time Linn has not told Nikos the actual circumstances of their first meeting. But now it is becoming absolutely necessary that she does so, that she tells him the truth about what…

Swedish title: Eldsmärket

Category: Fiction / General Fiction

Pub date: 04-04-2003

Monster Academy

Martin Widmark

Nelly Rapp has to go to dinner at her Uncle Hannibal, along with her Mum and Dad. Hannibal is a strange uncle who hasn’t been in touch in a long time, but he now wants to get to know his relatives better. There is something mysterious about him, and…

Swedish title: Monsterakademin

Series: Nelly Rapp

Category: Children

Pub date: 04-04-2003

The Princess and the Murderer

Magnus Nordin

A young boy is found in a dump. He is alive but has been sexually abused and strangled. This is the start of this spine tingling murder puzzle. This, however, is not just a thriller. It is just as much a book about a group of young people in suburban…

Swedish title: Prinsessan och mördaren

Category: Children / Young Adult

Pub date: 13-03-2003

Format: 264 pages

Pelle No-Tail Saves Christmas

Gösta Knutsson

Christmas has arrived and Pelle has got five kronor to buy some Christmas gifts for. But when he is about to pay for the necklace that he is buying for Maja he realises that the money is gone. Who is trying to play a mean trick on Pelle?

Swedish title: Pelle Svanslös räddar julen

Series: Pelle No-Tail

Category: Children / Fiction 6-9

Pub date: 08-10-2002

Dear Agnes

Håkan Nesser

This is a novel in letters. It is also a crime novel. Perhaps also something else as well.In any case this is a book about two women who see each other at a funeral after almost twenty years of silence. And about a planned murder.

Swedish title: Kära Agnes!

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 04-10-2002

Nutcases and Norms

Ulf Stark

Swedish title: Dårfinkar och dönickar

Category: Children

Pub date: 18-09-2002