Monthly Archives: April 2011

Yours Until Death by Gunnar Staalesen

Staalesen, Gunnar – ‘Yours Until Death’ (translated by Margaret Amassian) Paperback: 332 pages (July 2010) Publisher: Arcadia ISBN: 1906413703 Originally published in Norway in 1979 and first translated into (and published in) English in 1993, YOURS UNTIL DEATH is an … Continue reading

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Rendezvous by Esther Verhoef

Verhoef, Esther – ‘Rendezvous’ (translated by Alexander Smith) Paperback: 336 pages (Mar. 2011) Publisher: Quercus Publishing Plc ISBN: 0857381342 Simone, her husband Eric and their two small children leave The Netherlands to settle in the south of France, where they … Continue reading

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Blood Sisters by Alessandro Perissinotto

Perissinotto, Alessandro – ‘Blood Sisters’ (translated by Howard Curtis) Paperback: 256 pages (Feb. 2011) Publisher: Hersilia Press ISBN: 0956379610 BLOOD SISTERS, first published in Italy in 2006, is a compelling tale of an unusual investigation and investigator. Anna Pavesi, a … Continue reading

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