WorldCat Identities

Staalesen, Gunnar 1947-

Overview
Works: 250 works in 865 publications in 11 languages and 3,106 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Drama  Biography 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PT8951.29.T3, 839.82374
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gunnar Staalesen
 
Most widely held works by Gunnar Staalesen
Cold hearts by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Danish and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a frosty January day in Bergen, Private Detective Varg Veum is visited by a prostitute. Her friend Margrethe has disappeared and hasn't been seen for days. Before her disappearance, something had unsettled her: she'd turned away a customer and returned to the neighbourhood in terror. Shortly after taking the case, Veum is confronted with a brutal, uneasy reality. He soon finds the first body - and it won't be the last either. His investigation leads him into a dark subculture where corrupted idealism has had deadly consequences
Yours until death by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
38 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The single-mother families of an isolated community are being terrorised by a teenage gang. Varg Veum encounters the gang's pathetic but deadly ferocity to help a young client
The writing on the wall by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
22 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Varg Veum is lead into a dark world of privileged young girls who have been drawn into drugs and prostitution. When the body of a local judge is found in a luxury hotel clad only in women's lingerie, he looks for clues that lead him only deeper into Bergen's criminal underworld
Het uur van de wolf by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Noorse privé-detective gaat op zoek naar de waarheid betreffende enkele zaken uit het verleden, als een bevriende ex-politieman die deze zaken onderzocht, gedood wordt
De vrouw in de koelkast by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
26 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tijdens zijn zoektocht naar een verdwenen offshore werker wordt een privé-detective ernstig bedreigd door de onderwereld van Stavanger
The consorts of death by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's September 1995, and Veum is in his office when a telephone conversation takes him back twenty-five years, to a case he was involved in while working as a child protection officer, during the summer of 1970. A small boy was separated from his mother under tragic circumstances. But that had not been the end of it
Varg Veum ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in Norwegian and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Privédetective Varg Veum duldt geen onrecht en zoekt in zijn werk vaak de grenzen van de wet op
Bukken til havresekken by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Embûches, menaces, identités usurpées et cadavres semblent fleurir sur la route du détective Varg Veum, qui préférerait la compagnie plus aimable de sa fidèle bouteille d'aquavit
Varg Veum ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Norwegian and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Varg Veum, die woont in Bergen aan de westkust van Noorwegen is een jonge roekeloze privédetective die geen onrecht kan dulden
Zwarte schapen by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Noorse privé-detective gaat op zoek naar een verdwenen vrouw, wat hem in allerlei hoogst gevaarlijke situaties brengt
Private investigator Varg Veum ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Norwegian and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on the bestselling Varg Veum novels and two collections of short stories by author Gunnar Staalesen, this modern noir Norwegian crime series is distinguished by dark humor, insightful characterization, and unremitting suspense. Varg is the old Norwegian word for wolf, and Varg Veum is one lone wolf who's become a household name to the European crime audience. He may be unconventional but he gets the job done."--IMDb
Bittere bloemen by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een net uit een ontwenningskliniek ontslagen privé-detective wordt geconfronteerd met een moord in een zwembad en de verdwijning van een vrouw
1900, morgenrød by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in Norwegian and Danish and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episk fortælling om udviklingen i det norske samfund frem til 1932 set fra Bergen, begyndende med mordet på Carl August Frimann natten til 1. januar 1900
La belle dormit cent ans by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman policier (noir)
Falne engler by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tijdens een onderzoek naar een moord stuit een privédetective op een gruwelijke gebeurtenis uit de jaren zeventig waarbij de leden van een rockband waren betrokken
1950, High Noon by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Norwegian and Danish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Centreret omkring nogle familier og enkeltpersoner i Bergen, bl.a. forfatteren Hjalmar Brandt, griber verdenshistoriske begivenheder ind i lokalsamfundets og enkeltpersoners liv; eksplosionen i Bergen 20. april 1944 er en af dem
Begravde hunder biter ikke by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman. Varg Veum bliver livvagt for en mand, der er skræmt fra vid og sans på grund af spillegæld, og hvirvles dermed ind i et farligt spil med politiske overtoner
1999, aftensang by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Norwegian and Danish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mordet på Kennedy, den første månelanding, olieboom og nyreligiøsitet danner baggrunden for mødet med næste generation i familierne Nesbø, Thorsen, Moland, Brandt og VeumRoman
Amalie Skrams verden by Irene Engelstad( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in Norwegian and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Schrift an der Wand : Roman by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Privatdetektiv Varg Veum aus Bergen bleibt nur eine Woche Zeit, um den Mord an einem Richter aufzuklären und eine verschwundene 16-jährige Schülerin zu finden
 
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Alternative Names
Staalesen, Gunnar
Staalesen, Gunnar 1947-
Stoelsen, Gunnar 1947-
Stolesen, Gjunar
Stolesen, Gjunar‏ 1947-
Stolesen, Gjunnar
Stolesen, Gjunnar‏ 1947-
Stolesen, Gunnar 1947-
Languages
Norwegian (161)
Danish (44)
French (39)
English (29)
Italian (10)
Dutch (9)
German (8)
Polish (2)
Finnish (2)
Hungarian (2)
Swedish (1)
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