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Delargy, Marlaine

Overview
Works: 63 works in 258 publications in 2 languages and 17,448 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  Medical fiction  Horror tales  Dystopias 
Roles: Translator, Narrator, Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PT9877.22.A78, 839.738
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Publications about Marlaine Delargy
Publications by Marlaine Delargy
Most widely held works by Marlaine Delargy
1222 : a Hanne Wilhelmsen novel by Anne Holt( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,658 libraries worldwide
Follows the experiences of travelers in Norway whose train is derailed 1,222 meters above sea level. They are stranded by a blizzard in a decrepit hotel where one of their number begins killing the rest
The hidden child by Camilla Läckberg( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
After finding a Nazi medal among her late mother's belongings, crime writer Erica Falck meets with an old friend of her mother's, who is suddenly and violently murdered two days later, and Erica and her husband Detective Patrik Hedström must turn to family wartime diaries for clues
Sun storm by Åsa Larsson( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
Now translated into English for the first time is Larsson's Sun Storm in which a young Swedish lawyer is pulled into a vortex of suspicion and religious fanaticism after she's summoned to her hometown when a body is found. Optioned for a film, Sun Storm is the winner of Sweden's Best First Crime Novel Award
The disappeared : a novel by Kristina Ohlsson( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
The body of a young woman is found carved up and buried in a forest glade in an innocuous Stockholm suburb. As Fredrika Bergman and her colleagues in the Stockholm Police continue to excavate the site, several more bodies are unearthed. Meanwhile, the name of a children's fiction author keeps cropping up in the investigation. All the bodies in the mass grave appear to have some connection to the old author and her enigmatic circle of friends
The blood spilt by Åsa Larsson( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 980 libraries worldwide
It's midsummer in Sweden, when the light lingers through dawn and a long, isolating winter finally comes to an end. In this magical time, a brutal killer has chosen to strike. A female priest, who made enemies and acolytes in equal number, has been found hanging in her church. And a big-city lawyer quite acquainted with death enters the scene as police and parishioners try to pick up the pieces ... Not long ago, attorney Rebecka Martinsson had to kill three men in order to stop an eerily similar murder spree, one that also involved a priest. Now she is back in Kiruna, the region of her birth, while a determined policewoman gnaws on the case and people who loved or loathed the victim mourn or revel in her demise. The further Rebecka is drawn into the mystery, a mystery that will soon take another victim, the more the dead woman's world clutches her: a world of hurt and healing, sin and sexuality, and, above all, of sacrifice
The black path by Åsa Larsson( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 957 libraries worldwide
A grisly torture and murder, a haunting in northern Sweden, and a dark drama of twisted sexuality collide memorably in Larsson's tale of suspense - a story of menace, hope, longing, and darkness beyond imagining
Little star : a novel by John Ajvide Lindqvist( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 883 libraries worldwide
One autumn day in 1992, former pop singer Lennart Cederström finds something unexpected in the forest: a baby girl in a plastic bag, partially buried. He gives her the kiss of life, and her first cry astounds him. He takes her to his wife and persuades her that they should keep this remarkable child. But she becomes a strange girl
Echoes from the dead by Johan Theorin( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
Twenty years after Jens disappeared without a trace from the island of Oland, a package is mailed to the boy's grandfather that contains the worn and mended shoe of a child, prompting the grandfather to contact the child's mother, resume the hunt for the boy, and make a shocking connection between Jens's disappearance and the island's most notorious murder case
The darkest room : a novel by Johan Theorin( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Joakim Westin, a grieving widower whose young daughter begins hearing ghostly voices, must solve a puzzle that includes a walled-in room and his community's mysterious glowing lighthouse
Hostage : a novel by Kristina Ohlsson( Book )
8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 737 libraries worldwide
"HOSTAGE: Shortly after a crowded New York-bound Boeing 747 takes off from Stockholm, a bomb threat is found in one of the aircraft's lavatories. The demands are directed at both the Swedish and US governments. Police Superintendent Alex Recht teams up with the energetic -- and often abrasive -- Eden Lundell from the security service's counter-terrorism unit to deal with the hijacking. Fredrika Bergman, who is currently working at the Justice Department, returns to the police force to act as a liaison between the government and the police. The investigation team soon realizes that the plot behind the hijacking is far more complex than they initially thought. As the hours pass, Fredrika, Alex and Eden are running out of possibilities to save the plane and its passengers. The race against time also becomes a battle against the US government's fear of a new terrorist attack. And the plane is running out of fuel"--
The beige man by Helene Tursten( Book )
6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
"Goteborg, Sweden: A high-speed chase of a stolen BMW takes a chilling turn when the two police officers involved witness a gruesome hit-and-run. When they finally recover the abandoned vehicle, search dogs are unable to trace the thieves, but they do uncover an entirely different horror: the half-naked corpse of a young girl in a nearby root cellar. As Detective Inspector Irene Huss and her colleagues struggle to put the pieces together, they discover a disturbing connection. The man whose car was stolen--a retired officer from the force--is none other than the victim in the hit-and-run. Could it be a strange coincidence? Or is something larger at play? Meanwhile, the hunt for the girl's killer leads Irene into the dark world of sex trafficking. An international criminal has arrived in Goteborg, and he'll stop at nothing to expand his sinister operation"--
The unit : a novel by Ninni Holmqvist( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
In the Society, men and women past middle age who are single, childless, and without jobs in progressive industries are considered outsiders and are sequestered. They are kept healthy and are expected to gradually donate their organs to the "necessary" ones. But suppose two people who live in the Unit should fall in love?
Drowned by Therese Bohman( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
In the Swedish countryside during the summer, a woman becomes enamored with her older sister's husband, a charming-yet-violent writer
The treacherous net by Helene Tursten( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
"It's May and the snow has hardly melted in Goteborg, Sweden, but things are heating up quickly for Detective Inspector Irene Huss in the Violent Crimes Unit. The body of a teenage girl is found in the woods, naked and horrifically scarred. Then there's the mummified body that is discovered bricked up in a chimney on a demolition site, not to mention the city's ongoing problem with gang violence. With the sudden influx of cases and one detective out on maternity leave, everyone is stretched thin and on the edge. To make matters worse, Irene feels more than a little intimidated and put off by the new superintendent, Efva Thylqvist, who uses her sex appeal and smooth talking to skirt issues and bend the predominately male staff to her will. Then a second young girl is found, wearing what appears to be the other half of the sexy lingerie set recovered near the first body. Fearing the two cases are linked and that the killer may strike again, Irene and her colleagues embark on a desperate hunt that takes them deep into a shadowy world of anonymous online predators and insecure teenage girls on a deadly quest for affirmation"--
The other woman by Therese Bohman( Book )
2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
"From the author of Drowned, a passionate psychological drama where questions of power and sexuality are brought to a head. She works at Norrkoping Hospital, at the very bottom of the hierarchy: in the cafeteria, below the doctors, the nurses, and the nursing assistants. But she dreams of one day becoming a writer, of moving away and reinventing herself. Carl Malmberg, an older, married doctor at the hospital, catches her eye. She begins an intense affair with him, though struggling with the knowledge that he may never be hers. At the same time, she realizes that their attraction to each other is governed by their differences in social status. As her doubts increase, the revelation of a secret no one could have predicted forces her to take her own destiny in hand"--
The quarry by Johan Theorin( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
As the last snow melts on the Swedish island of Oland, Per Morner is preparing for his children's Easter visit. But his plans are disrupted when he receives a phone call from his estranged father, Jerry, begging for help. Per finds Jerry close to death in his blazing woodland studio
Frozen moment by Camilla Ceder( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
"One cold morning in December, in a small rural town on the Swedish coast, Ake Melkersson is on his way to work when his car breaks down. Luckily he spots a garage nearby, but as he approaches he realises something is wrong. The owner of the garage lies dead, sprawled on the ground, his lower body crushed where a car has repeatedly driven over him. The murder investigation is led by Inspector Christian Tell who is something of a lone wolf. But he has very few clues to go on and the deceased's wife is out of the country on holiday. Ten years earlier Maya Granith is living at a college for troubled teenagers after escaping her shattered home and her neurotic mother. But when an older student takes an overbearing interest in her things begin to go wrong. Back in the present, another murder occurs when a man is shot in the head; again his body has been driven over several times. Tell is becoming increasingly involved with a female reporter but as she witness on the first case, their relationship is complicated-especially when aspects of the case remind the reporter of someone she knew who went missing ten years earlier."--Publisher's website
The hidden child by Camilla Läckberg( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
After finding a Nazi medal among her late mother's belongings, crime writer Erica Falck meets with an old friend of her mother's, who is murdered two days later, and Erica and her husband Detective Patrik Hedström must turn to family wartime diaries forclues
Fear not by Anne Holt( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
A drug addict dead in a basement, a young asylum seeker floating in the harbour, a high profile female bishop stabbed to death in the street. What is the connection? During a snowy Christmas season in Norway, criminal psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only her husband and herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths. Her husband, detective Yngvar Stubo, has been dispatched to Bergen to investigate the shocking Christmas Eve murder of a local female bishop. Meanwhile, in Oslo, bodies keep turning up, though the causes of death vary. Befor long, Inger Johanne will incredulously discover something that will link them all
The blood spilt by Åsa Larsson( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
It's midsummer in Sweden and a brutal killer strikes, and the murder of a female priest sends shock waves through the community
 
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