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Staalesen, Gunnar 1947-

Overview
Works: 262 works in 1,023 publications in 16 languages and 3,425 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Novels  Drama  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Narrator, Honoree
Classifications: PT8951.29.T3, 839.82374
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Most widely held works about Gunnar Staalesen
 
Most widely held works by Gunnar Staalesen
The writing on the wall by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 282 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
Yours until death by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

44 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 248 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
Het uur van de wolf by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

32 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 219 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
Where roses never die by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mette Misvaer, a three-year-old girl, disappears without trace from the sandpit outside her home. Her family and community is devastated, but their enquiries and the police produce nothing. Almost 25 years later, Mette's mother approaches PI Varg Veum, in a last, desperate attempt to find out what happened to her daughter. As Veum starts to dig, he uncovers an intricate web of secrets
De vrouw in de koelkast by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

35 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 160 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 )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 153 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
We shall inherit the wind by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1998. Varg Veum sits by the hospital bedside of his long-term girlfriend Karin, whose life-threatening injuries provide a deeply painful reminder of the mistakes he's made. Investigating the seemingly innocent disappearance of a wind-farm inspector, Varg Veum is thrust into one of the most challenging cases of his career, riddled with conflicts, environmental terrorism, religious fanaticism, unsolved mysteries and dubious business ethics. Then, in one of the most heart-stopping scenes in crime fiction, the first body appears… A chilling, timeless story of love, revenge and desire
Le loup dans la bergerie : roman by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

30 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 87 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 in 2012 in Norwegian and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privédetective Varg Veum duldt geen onrecht en zoekt in zijn werk vaak de grenzen van de wet op
Zwarte schapen by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rechercher une petite Siren qui a mal tourné ou régulariser les papiers d'un étudiant sud-africain qu'on veut renvoyer dans son pays semble une tâche aisée pour Varg Veum, privé norvégien maladroit et déconsidéré. Mais même à Bergen, les brebis égarées peuvent s'avérer galeuses.--[Memento]
Falne engler by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

33 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Septième aventure de Varg Veum, détective privé norvégien, qui retrouve des camarades de classe à l'occasion des funérailles de l'un d'entre eux. Des événements tragiques en rapport avec son passé surviennent. L'enquête est rendue difficile par le poids des souvenirs : Varg Veum fouille dans le passé de ses anciens amis et découvre ce qu'ils sont devenus. Prix des libraires norvégiens 1990
Bittere bloemen by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 67 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
La belle dormit cent ans by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

32 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman policier (noir)
Ansikt til ansikt : kriminalroman by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman. Da Varg Veum finder en død mand i sit venteværelse, bliver det afsættet for en mudret sag som strækker sig tilbage til 1970'erne, hvor både politiske og erotiske konflikter kommer for en dag, og som igen har forbindelse med nutiden
Private investigator Varg Veum( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Norwegian and held by 59 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
Varg Veum( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Norwegian and held by 58 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
Comme dans un miroir : roman by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman. I 1993 skal Varg Veum opklare en sag om et ægtepar i 30'erne, som er sporløst forsvundet fra deres hjem i Åsane; er der mon en sammenhæng med to tragiske dødsfald i 1957?
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
Cold hearts by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a frosty January day in Bergen, Norway, private investigator 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. His investigation leads him into a dark subculture where corrupted idealism has had deadly consequences"--Publisher's description
Begravde hunder biter ikke by Gunnar Staalesen( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 40 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
 
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Alternative Names
Gunnar Staalesen escritor noruego

Gunnar Staalesen escritor noruegués

Gunnar Staalesen Noors schrijver

Gunnar Staalesen norsk författare

Gunnar Staalesen norsk skribent

Gunnar Staalesen Norwegian writer

Gunnar Staalesen Norwegischer Schriftsteller

Gunnar Staalesen scrittore norvegese

Staalesen, Gunnar

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Stoelsen, Gunnar 1947-

Stolesen, Gjunar

Stolesen, Gjunar‏ 1947-

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Stolesen, Gkounar

Stolesen, Gunnar 1947-

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