Daily Archives: June 15, 2008

Detective Inspector Huss, by Helene Tursten

Detective Inspector Huss Although I often enthuse about Scandinavian crime fiction, DETECTIVE INSPECTOR HUSS is an excellent police procedural even by the sky-high standards of authors such as Henning Mankell, Karin Fossum, Arndaldur Indridason and Kjell Ericksen. Irene Huss is … Continue reading

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The Vows of Silence, by Susan Hill

The Vows of Silence The fourth Simon Serrailler novel looks at death from a wide range of perspectives: natural, unnatural; past and present; of old characters and new ones. By the end of it, I felt I had gone through … Continue reading

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