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A Darker Shade of Sweden

Original Stories By Sweden's Greatest Crime Writers
Ever since Stieg Larsson shone a light on the brilliance of Swedish crime writing with his acclaimed and bestselling Girl With the Dragon Tattoo trilogy, readers around the world have devoured fiction by some of the greatest masters of the genre. In this landmark and unique publication, Sweden’s most distinguished and best-loved crime writers have contributed stories to an anthology that promises to sate the desire to read about the dark side of Sweden.

Containing seventeen stories, never before published in English, A Darker Shade of Sweden illuminates this beguiling country and its inhabitants as never before. Included are stories from such Swedish literary luminaries as:

• Stieg Larsson
• Henning Mankell
• Åsa Larsson
• Eva Gabrielsson

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Publish Date

2014

ISBN

9780802122438


Format: Book
Summary: "Containing seventeen stories, never before published in English, 'A Darker Shade of Sweden' illuminates this beguiling country and its inhabitants as never before. Included are stories from such Swedish literary luminaries as: Stieg Larsson, Henning Mankell, Asa Larsson, and Eva Gabrielsson."--Provided by publisher.
Title: A darker shade of Sweden : original stories by Sweden's greatest crime writers / edited and translated by John-Henri Holmberg.
Publisher Date: New York : The Mysterious Press, [2014]
Subject: Short stories, Swedish -- Translations into English. Detective and mystery stories. Noir fiction. Short stories.
Isbn: 9780802122438 (hardcover) 0802122434 (hardcover)
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System Items Total: 1
Call Number: PT9630.E5 D37 2014
Oclc: 854612686
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Bib Id: 479830

Format: Book
Summary: "Containing seventeen stories, never before published in English, 'A Darker Shade of Sweden' illuminates this beguiling country and its inhabitants as never before. Included are stories from such Swedish literary luminaries as: Stieg Larsson, Henning Mankell, Asa Larsson, and Eva Gabrielsson."--Provided by publisher.
Title: A darker shade of Sweden : original stories by Sweden's greatest crime writers / edited and translated by John-Henri Holmberg.
Edition: First edition.
Publisher, Date: New York : The Mysterious Press, [2014]
Subjects: Short stories, Swedish -- Translations into English.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.
Subjects: Noir fiction.
Subjects: Short stories.
Other Author: Holmberg, John-Henri, 1949- editor of compilation, translator.
Contents: Introduction / John-Henri Holmberg -- Reunion / Tove Alsterdal -- He liked his hair / Rolf and Cilla Börjlind -- Never in real life / Åke Edwardson -- In our darkened house / Inger Frimansson -- Paul's last summer / Eva Gabrielsson -- The ring / Anna Jansson -- The mail run / Åsa Larsson -- Brain power / Stieg Larsson -- An unlikely meeting / Henning Mankell and Håkan Nesser -- An alibi for Señor Banegas / Magnus Montelius -- Something in his eyes / Dag Öhrlund -- Day and night my keeper be / Malin Persson Giolito -- The multi-millionaire / Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö -- Diary Braun / Sara Stridsberg -- Revenge of the virgin / Johan Theorin -- Maitreya / Veronica von Schenck -- Too late shall the sinner awaken / Katarina Wennstam.
ISBN: 9780802122438 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0802122434 (hardcover)
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Call Number: PT9630.E5 D37 2014