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Thompson, James 1964-

Overview
Works: 14 works in 87 publications in 6 languages and 6,052 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3620.H675, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Publications about James Thompson
Publications by James Thompson
Publications by James Thompson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James Thompson
Snow angels by James Thompson( Book )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,032 libraries worldwide
Inspector Kari Vaara investigates the racially-charged murder of a Somali immigrant during a bitterly cold and dark Christmas season in Finland, a case that takes its toll on his marriage to his pregnant American wife
Lucifer's tears by James Thompson( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,491 libraries worldwide
Kari Vaara, physically and psychologically scarred a year after the Sufia Elmi case, investigates a ninety-year-old national hero for suspected war crimes, an effort that is complicated by the murder of a Russian businessman's wife
Helsinki white by James Thompson( Book )
15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 988 libraries worldwide
Two days after their daughter is born, Kari Vaara drops a bombshell on his American wife, Kate. He has a brain tumor ... and he's been handpicked to run a rogue black-ops unit, using crime to fight crime. After recovering from surgery, he gets to work. The black-ops unit is small, and they have secrecy, autonomy, and cash. Soon the unit is robbing Helsinki's mobsters blind. But Kari's team is too good, and their actions have unintended consequences
Helsinki Blood by James Thompson( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 914 libraries worldwide
One more missing girl is a drop in the barrel for a police department that is understaffed and overburdened, but for Kari, the case is personal: it's a chance for redemption, to help the victims his failed black-ops unit was intended to save, and to prove to his estranged wife, Kate, that he's still the man he once was. His search will lead him from the glittering world of Helsinki's high-class clubs to the darkest circles of Finland's underground trade in trafficked women ... and straight into the path of some of the most untouchable people in the country
Helsinki noir by James Thompson( Book )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Dutch and English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Helsinki Noir joins Copenhagen Noir in representing the Akashic Noir Series in the far north of Europe
Tranen van Lucifer by James Thompson( Book )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Japanese and Dutch and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Inspecteur Kari Vaara werkt aan meer zaken tegelijk: de moord op de promiscue vrouw van een corrupte Russische zakenman en een onderzoek naar een Finse nationale held uit de Tweede Wereldoorlog
Snow angels by James Thompson( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
This tale is set in the brutal cold and soul-testing isolation of kaamos, Finland's two weeks of utter darkness. Even as the unrelenting winter conditions tighten their grip on the residents of the Lapland town, a lovely Somali movie star is found murdered, a racial slur cut into her chest
Lucifer's tears by James Thompson( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Kari Vaara, physically and psychologically scarred a year after the Sufia Elmi case, investigates a ninety-year-old national hero for suspected war crimes, an effort that is complicated by the murder of a Russian businessman's wife
El noveno círculo de hielo by James Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Kari Vaara, physically and psychologically scarred a year after the Sufia Elmi case, investigates a ninety-year-old national hero for suspected war crimes, an effort that is complicated by the murder of a Russian businessman's wife
Meurtre en hiver polaire by James Thompson( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Deuxième enquête de l'inspecteur déjà à l'oeuvre dans ##La nuit glaciale du Kaamos## (même éditeur) à propos d'un ancien héros de la Seconde Guerre mondiale soupçonné de complicité de crimes de guerre. [SDM]
Jezioro krwi i łez by James Thompson( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in Polish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Sufia Elmi case left Inspector Kari Vaara with a scarred face, insomnia, migraines, and a full body count's worth of ghosts. A year later, he and his wife have relocated to Helsinki at her urging - but it's a city where Kari has only bad memories. Working the graveyard shift with a team that resents him and a brilliant rookie partner who has a few screws loose, Kari is ordered to investigate a ninety-year-old national hero for alleged war crimes during World War II. And the interior minister demands a conculsion of innocence
Inspecteur Vaara-serie by James Thompson( Book )
in Dutch and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Shiro no meiro by James Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
Dead of winter by James Thompson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Thompson, James M.
Thompson, Jim.
Thompson, Jim 1964-
トンプソン, ジェイムズ
Languages
English (60)
Spanish (7)
Polish (6)
Japanese (5)
French (4)
Dutch (4)
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