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Leif G. W. Persson

He Who Kills the Dragon

He Who Kills the Dragon
In this second installment of Persson's trilogy of police procedurals featuring the "small, fat and primitive" Evert Bäckström, the grand master's most appallingly repulsive (and funniest) character is finally given his fifteen minutes of ...read mor

Alexander Shpatov

#LiveFromSofia

#LiveFromSofia
There are many stories about the village in Bulgarian literature, and we always have to specify when it comes to short urban stories. Well, these are exactly short urban Sofia stories, written live, so that we could experience the city like never ...read mor

Arto Paasilinna

The Year of the Hare

The Year of the Hare
A journalist and a photographer set out on an assignment on lovely sunny evening. As they drive through the country they hit a young hare. Vatanen, the journalist, leaves the car and goes in search of the injured creature. The grateful animal adopts ...read mor

Arto Paasilinna

The Howling Miller

The Howling Miller
When Gunnar Huttunen turns up in a small village to restore a dilapidated mill, its inhabitants are instinctively wary. He's big. He's a bit odd. And he's a stranger. Everyone loves his brilliant animal impressions but these feelings soon sour when ...read mor

Johan Theorin

Echoes from the Dead (The Öland Quartet #1)

Echoes from the Dead (The Öland Quartet #1)
'Can you ever come to terms with a missing child?' Julia Davidsson has not. Her five-year-old son disappeared twenty years previously on the Swedish island of Oland. No trace of him has ever been found.Until his shoe arrives in the post. It has been ...read mor

Gerald Durrel

Fillets of Plaice

Fillets of Plaice
Durrell's hilarious and warm "My Family and Other Animals" (1957) began a trio of reminiscences of his life growing up with a slightly dotty family—the overbearing and omniscient Larry; the affectionate and loving siblings, Margot and Leslie; ...read mor

Milan Kundera

The Unbearable Lightness of Being

The Unbearable Lightness of Being
A young woman is in love with a successful surgeon, a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing. His mistress, a free-spirited artist, lives her life as a series of betrayals--while her other lover, earnest, faithful, and ...read mor

Marc Levy

Replay

Replay
On the morning of July 9th 2012, New York Times investigative reporter Andrew Stilman is jogging along the Hudson River when he feels a sudden, sharp pain in his lower back. He collapses in a pool of blood. When he regains consciousness, ...read mor

Harlan Coben

Six Years

Six Years
Harlan Coben, the master of domestic suspense, returns with a standalone thriller in the vein of #1 bestsellers "Hold Tight", "Caught" and "Stay Close" that explores the depth and passion of a lost love . . . and the secrets and lies at its heart. ...read mor

Fabio Volo

One More Day

One More Day
Giacomo’s life could not be more enviable. He is young and good with women, has inherited an apartment, does well at work, and always manages to escape any sort of commitment. But he feels trapped in a monotonous life that shows no signs of ...read mor

Katherine Pancol

I Was Here First

I Was Here First
She is a free woman. She offers her body, no questions asked. And yet every love affair makes her panic and she is always the one that runs away. He is passionate, uncompromising and generous. The two of them will love with each other. There are the ...read mor

Jean Laplanche, Jean-Bertrand Pontalis

The Language of Psycho-Analysis

The Language of Psycho-Analysis
One of the best known psychology dictionaries in the world. First published in 1967 and translated into 17 ...read mor

Jim Butcher

Grave Peril

Grave Peril
Harry Dresden - Wizard. Lost Items Found. Paranormal Investigations. Consulting. Advice. Reasonable Rates. No Love Potions, Endless Purses, or Other Entertainment.Harry Dresden has faced some pretty terrifying foes during his career. Giant ...read mor

Leif G. W. Persson

Linda - as in the Linda Murder Case

Linda - as in the Linda Murder Case
In the middle of an unusually hot Swedish summer, a young woman studying at the Vaxjo Police Academy is brutally murdered. Police Inspector Evert Bäckström is unwillingly drafted in from Stockholm to head up the investigation. Winner of ...read mor

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