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Death, Sarah

Works: 31 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 4,390 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Love stories 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PT9877.25.H57, 839.738
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Publications about Sarah Death
Publications by Sarah Death
Most widely held works by Sarah Death
The emperor of lies by Steve Sem-Sandberg( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
Follows the World War II tale of Jewish ghetto director Mordechai Chaim Rumkowski, who in an ambitious effort to render the ghetto an invaluable industrial complex makes compromises that have extraordinary consequences
Benny & Shrimp by Katarina Mazetti( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 981 libraries worldwide
Shrimp, a childless young widow and librarian, meets Benny, an overworked milk farmer who fears becoming an old bachelor
A blessed child by Linn Ullmann( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
"Every summer Isak Lövenstad gathers his three daughters by different wives to the windswept Baltic island of Hammarsö. Here Erika, Laura, and Molly know, if only for the season, what it is to be a family, and here, in the society of children, each undergoes the rites of growing up." However, one summer, Erika's bond with a local boy precipitates an incident that forever changes their lives and alters their family. "Twenty-five years later the three women confront, finally, the specter of that awful summer, the mark of which each has since carried"--Cover, p. 2
The streets of Babylon : a London mystery by Carina Burman( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
London 1851, the year of the Great Exhibition. Together with a Welsh police inspector, the successful Swedish authoress Euthanasia Bondeson goes in search of her beautiful companion, who has disappeared in the streets and alleyways of London. She meets beggars and whores, artists and society beauties, all actors on the modern city's stage in a drama of dark shadows and ever-changing desires. In this world where gender boundaries are constantly shifting, can we even tell who is a man and who is a woman?
Money by Victoria Benedictsson( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
"The novel is set in rural southern Sweden and follows the fortunes of Selma Berg. The gifted young Selma is forced to give up her dreams of going to art school when her uncle persuades her to marry, at the age of sixteen, a rich older squire."--P. [4] of cover
Unwanted : a novel by Kristina Ohlsson( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Inspector Fredericka Bergman investigates the kidnapping and murder of a child who had been separated from her mother on a crowded train on a rainy Swedish summer day, a case that points to the work of a brilliant and ruthless killer
Snow by Ellen Mattson( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
"'The sky was now a block of darkness, punctured only by driving snow. The stars had gone out, the king was dead. And the wound on his arm refused to heal.'" "So begins Snow, the first novel by Ellen Mattson to be published in Britain - an exploration of an individual's codes of ethics and honour in the face of political and social collapse. The man is Jakob Torn, a small-town apothecary, stumbling drunkenly through the streets, a refugee from his own home, carrying a deep stab-wound inflicted by his wife. He does not understand what brought on this sudden violence, any more than he can come to terms with the death, in battle, of his king. When the town begins to fill with the starving, frost-bitten remnants of the defeated army, and Jakob is conscripted into helping to embalm the king's body, all his certainties are called into question." "Though set in 1718 on the west coast of Sweden, Snow is a modern and universal novel, interested less in the real-life historical drama that forms the backdrop than in the emotional and moral dilemma of Jakob Torn - a simple, loyal, honourable man who finds himself the damaged centre of a collapsing world."--BOOK JACKET
The steel spring by Per Wahlöö( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Jensen is summoned home after an operation only to find that all communication with his homeland has ceased, and some kind of epidemic has ravaged the country
The colonel's family by Fredrika Bremer( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Murder on the thirty-first floor by Per Wahlöö( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
In a future where publishers control all the newspapers and magazines from a single building, Chief Inspector Jensen is called to investigate a bomb threat. The investigation leads him to a 'Special Department' on the thirty-first floor; the only department not permitted to be evacuated after the bomb threat
The director by Alexander Ahndoril( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Ahndoril provides an intimate portrait of the great director Ingmar Bergman, mixing biographical fact with a wild kaleidoscopic imagination to reveal the boy and the man behind the great film-maker
The angel house by Kerstin Ekman( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
A century of Swedish narrative : essays in honour of Karin Petherick ( Book )
6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Karlson on the roof by Astrid Lindgren( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
En lille drengs oplevelser med en fantasiven, der både kan være dejlig og anstrengende, og som har en propel på ryggen
Silenced by Kristina Ohlsson( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Fifteen years ago, a teenage girl is assaulted and raped as she picks flowers for a Midsummer's Eve ritual. Cut to the present, and a man is killed in a hit and run. He has no identification on him, he is not reported missing nor wanted by the police. At the same time, a priest and his wife are found dead in an apparent suicide. Fredrika Bergman, along with Alex Recht's federal investigation unit, is assigned to the seemingly unconnected cases. The investigations lead to a clandestine people-smuggling network: a new player on the international human smuggling market operating out of Bangkok. As the police slowly uncover the shocking hypocrisy behind the network, they begin to find a trail that runs all the way back to the 1980s, to a crime that went unreported, but whose consequences will reach further and deeper than anyone ever expected
Lord Arne's silver by Selma Lagerlöf( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Grum historie om skotske adelsmænd og lejesoldater som farer frem med vold og mord på den svenske vestkyst i 1500-tallet og tager livet af en gammel præst for at få hans penge. Hans død hævnes imidlertid af en myrdet pige, der går igen og tvinger morderne til bekendelse
Documents concerning Rubashov the gambler : a novel by Carl-Johan Vallgren( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Penwoman by Elin Wägner( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Terra nullius : a journey through no one's land by Sven Lindqvist( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"Long before the word 'genocide' was coined, the British invasion of Australia had annihilated approximately nine-tenths of the continent's original population of Aborigines. The creation of white Australia depended upon the legal fiction of 'terra nullius'--no man's land--the claim that Aboriginal lands were inhabited by people who would soon die out and who could be helped on the way to extinction if they lingered. Sven Lindqvist...travels 7,000 miles through Australia in search of places where belief in the rights of the white man and the annihilation of the 'lower races' were put into practice." -- dust jacket
Language and language teaching : current research in Britain 1977-1986 : a register compiled at the Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research by Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
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Death, Sarah G.
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