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Van de Wetering, Janwillem 1931-2008

Overview
Works: 351 works in 1,508 publications in 11 languages and 20,394 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  Manuscripts  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Creator, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Collaborator, Correspondent, Recipient
Classifications: PS3572.A4292, 813.54
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Outsider in Amsterdam by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
62 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
On a quiet street in downtown Amsterdam, the founder of a new religious society/commune--a group that calls itself "Hindist" and mixes elements of various "Eastern" traditions--is found hanging from a ceiling beam. Detective-Adjutant Grijpstra and Sergeant de Gier of the Amsterdam police are sent to investigate what looks like a simple suicide, but they are immediately suspicious of the circumstances
The empty mirror; experiences in a Japanese Zen monastery by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
Seen by many as a contemporary classic, Janwillem van de Wetering's small and admirable memoir records the experiences of a young Dutch student'later a widely celebrated mystery writer'who spent a year and a half as a novice monk in a Japanese Zen Buddhist monastery. As Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, author of Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, has written, The Empty Mirror "should be very encouraging for other Western seekers." It is the first book in a trilogy that continues with A Glimpse of Nothingness and Afterzen
The Maine massacre by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
30 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 890 libraries worldwide
A visit to the newly-widowed sister of the Commissaris of the Amsterdam police in Maine shows that her husband's death was no accident
The blond baboon : a novel by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
22 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Detectives Grijpstra and de Gier investigate the murder of nightclub owner-turned-businesswoman Elaine Carnet, studying the possible motives of her daughter, her business partner, a young salesman, and her former sales manager and lover
Hugh Pine and the good place by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Hugh Pine, a porcupine, decides to live alone on an island in order to get away from all the problems the forest animals bring to him; but after a time he decides being alone isn't so wonderful after all
Hard rain by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
Bij het onderzoek naar enkele moorden komt de commissaris oog in oog te staan met een oude bekende, hetgeen tot gevolg heeft dat hij en enkele van zijn collega's op een zijspoor worden gezet
Death of a hawker by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
24 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Twee rechercheurs van de Amsterdamse gemeentepolitie krijgen te maken met de moord op een marktkoopman waarbij aanvankelijk geen spoor is te bekennen van een moordenaar, een moordwapen of een motief
A glimpse of nothingness : experiences in an American Zen community by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
22 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 735 libraries worldwide
Tumbleweed : a novel by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
32 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 724 libraries worldwide
Na de moord op een jonge vrouw krijgen twee Amsterdamse rechercheurs en een aan reumatiek lijdende commissaris de opdracht deze zaak op te lossen
The rattle-rat by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Investigating a murder in his parents' remote homeland of Friesland, Detective Adjutant Grijpstra gets nowhere working within established police guidelines--yet his assistant de Gier uncovers vital clues while learning about Friesian culture
The corpse on the dike by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
27 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and French and held by 696 libraries worldwide
Bij het onderzoek naar de mysterieuze moord op een vrijgezel komen de twee met het onderzoek belaste rechercheurs bij toeval achter de oplossing
The mind-murders by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and French and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Twee Amsterdamse rechercheurs worden gesteld voor een aantal zaken die aanvankelijk niet op misdaad lijken
The streetbird by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and French and held by 693 libraries worldwide
Een aantal politiemensen die hun hoofdkwartier in een huis op de Zeedijk hebben, onderzoekt de moord op een Surinaamse pooier
The Japanese corpse : a novel by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
24 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Nadat bij Amsterdam een dode Japanner is gevonden, worden twee politiefunctionarissen naar Japan gestuurd om als lokaas te dienen bij het oprollen van een berucht misdadigerssyndicaat
Hugh Pine by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
20 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 677 libraries worldwide
Hugh Pine, a porcupine genius, works with his human friends to save his less intelligent fellow porcupines from the deadly dangers of the road
Just a corpse at twilight by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 libraries worldwide
PI Henk Grijpstra flies to the U.S. to help Rinus de Gier, his old buddy from Amsterdam police days. De Gier, who lives in Maine, kicked his girlfriend down a cliff while drunk and someone is threatening to reveal the murder unless he pays up. But is she really dead? By the author of Hard Rain
The hollow-eyed angel by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and French and held by 599 libraries worldwide
While attending a convention in New York, two Amsterdam policemen investigate the death of a Dutchman for a colleague back home. The colleague thinks the victim, who was his uncle, was murdered. Thirteenth book in a series by a former Amsterdam policeman and Zen Buddhist monk
The sergeant's cat and other stories by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
-- From the Trade Paperback edition
The perfidious parrot by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and French and held by 518 libraries worldwide
An oil tanker is hijacked in the Caribbean and the owners commission two Dutch detectives to find it. The men are Grijpstra and de Gier, and as they investigate, they dispense their impressions of the Caribbean
Inspector Saito's small satori by Janwillem Van de Wetering( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
De Wetering, Janwillem van.
De Wetering, Janwillem van 1931-
De Wetering Janwillem van 1931-2008
Dewetering, Janwillem van 1931-2008
Janwillem van de Wetering auteur de romans policiers, vivait aux États-Unis
Janwillem van de Wetering nederländsk författare
Janwillem van de Wetering niederländischer Schriftsteller, Krimi-Autor und Polizist
Janwillem van de Wetering schrijver
Van de Weetering, Janwillem 1931-2008
Van de Wetering, J.
Van De Wetering, Janwillem
Van de Wetering, Janwillem 1931-2008
VandeWetering, Janwillem 1931-2008
Vetering, Janvillem van de 1931-2008
Vetering, Janwillem van de 1931-2008
Wetering, Jan Willem van de 1931-2008
Wetering, Janwillem van de.
Wetering, Janwillem van de 1931-
Wetering, Janwillem van de 1931-2008
Weṭering, Yanwilem van deh- 1931-2008
Янвиллем ван де Ветеринг
Янвіллем ван де Ветерінг
ינווילם ואן דה וטרינג
반 드 비터링, 얀윌렘
판 더 베이떠링, 얀빌럼
ヴァン・デ・ウェテリンク, J.
ウェテリンク, J. ヴァン・デ
ヤンウィレム・ヴァン・デ・ウェテリンク
Languages
English (343)
French (45)
German (31)
Dutch (5)
Spanish (3)
Danish (2)
Czech (2)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
Turkish (1)
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