Daily Archives: February 17, 2010

The Cruel Stars of the Night, by Kjell Eriksson

  The Cruel Stars of Night (Ann Lindell Mysteries) Translated by Ebba Segerberg. Laura Hinderstern calls into her local police station to report her father, an elderly retired professor of Italian literature, missing. Soon after this, Ann Lindell and her … Continue reading

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Thursday Night Widows, by Claudia Pinerio

  Thursday Night Widows Translated by Miranda France  Thursday Night Widows is a remarkable novel.  Without taking any editorial or judgemental line on the characters it describes, it relates the story of some wealthy Argentinian families who live in an … Continue reading

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