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Norlén, Paul R.

Overview
Works: 22 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 5,271 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Suspense fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  History  Biography‡vPictorial works 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PT9876.26.E7225, 839.738
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Publications about Paul R Norlén
Publications by Paul R Norlén
Most widely held works by Paul R Norlén
Another time, another life : the story of a crime by Leif G. W Persson( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
When a Swedish civil servant is murdered, the two leading detectives on the case, Anna Holt and Bo Jarnebring, find their investigation hastily shelved by an incompetent and corrupt senior investigator. Ten years later, Lars Johansson, having just joined the Swedish Security Police, decides to tie up a few loose ends left behind by his predecessor: specifically, two files on Swedes who had allegedly collaborated on the 1975 takeover of the West German embassy
Some kind of peace : a novel by Camilla Grebe( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a young, recently widowed psychologist who is afraid of the dark and whose past comes to haunt her as she tries to solve crimes, beginning with the brutal murder of one of her patients
Between summer's longing and winter's end : the story of a crime by Leif G. W Persson( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
The first entry in a trilogy inspired by the unsolved 1986 assassination of Swedish Prime Minister Olaf Palme traces an investigation into an unknown American's death in Stockholm that reveals a complex web of espionage and intelligence failures
Amberville by Tim Davys( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
"Eric Bear has it all: a successful career, a beautiful wife, a blissful home. He knows he's been lucky; a while back, his life revolved around drugs, gambling, a gang of stuffed-animal thugs, and notorious crime boss Nicholas Dove. But the past isn't as far away as Eric had hoped. Rumors are swirling that Dove is on the Death List and that he wants Eric to save him. If Eric fails to act, his beloved wife, Emma Rabbit, will be torn apart, limb by limb. With a nod to the best of noir and the wisest of allegories, and interlaced with greed and gangsters, Amberville depicts an alternate world that mirrors our own realities and moral concerns, and reminds us of the inextricable link between good and evil"--P. [4] of cover
Strange bird by Anna Jansson( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
As the bird flu pandemic reaches Gotland Island, panic spreads among the inhabitants who are frantic for an elusive cure. In the desperation that rises, the hunt for scapegoats begins, and extremist and anti-immigrant groups gain ground. Meanwhile, nurse Sandra Hägg makes a gruesome discovery at the health clinic where she works{u2014}a discovery that will cost her life. Soon Detective Inspector Maria Wern is assigned to solve the murder. Strange Bird, the first novel in the Maria Wern series in English, showcases Anna Jansson's mastery of both hair-raising crimes and the inner lives of her beloved characters
The saga of Gösta Berling by Selma Lagerlöf( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Story of a defrocked minister who finds a home at an ironworks estate that houses various eccentric veterans of the Napoleonic Wars
Killer's island by Anna Jansson( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Ritualistic murders by an omnipresent killer occur in the medieval and mythical town Visby, on the island Gotland
Lanceheim : a novel by Tim Davys( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
In a story set in a Mollisan Town, a villiage inhabited by stuffed animals, Reuben Walrus discovers he is going deaf, and sets out to find Maximillan, a fabled Christ-like creature thought to have healing powers
Free falling, as if in a dream : the story of a crime by Leif G. W Persson( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
"Its August 2007, and Lars Martin Johansson, chief of the National Bureau of Criminal Investigation in Sweden, is determined once again to reopen the dusty files on the unsolved murder of Prime Minister Palme. With his retirement quickly approaching, Johansson forms a new group, comprised of a few trustworthy detectives who doggedly wade through mountains of paperwork and pursue new leads in a case that has all but gone cold despite the open wound the assassination has left on the consciousness of Swedish society. But the closer the group gets to the truth, the more Johansson compromises the greater good for personal gain, becoming a pawn in the private vendetta of a shady political spin doctor."--Dust jacket
Yok by Tim Davys( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
In Yok, Mollisan Town's seediest neighborhood, Antonio Ortega Fox, Erik Gecko, Mike Chimpanze, and Vincent Hare finally get a chance to overcome their desperate circumstances and discover the freedom to achieve their dreams
Tourquai : a novel by Tim Davys( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The 3rd of 4 planned novels about Mollisan Town finds a member of the wealthy elite murdered and found decapitated in his office. Bloodhound and his team investigate the situation
Another time, another life [the story of a crime] by Leif G. W Persson( Computer File )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
From the grand master of Scandinavian crime fiction--and one of the best crime writers of our time--a critically acclaimed novel bristling with dramatic intensity and wit, centered around the unsolved murder of Prime Minister Olof Palme in 1986. Stockholm, 1975: Six young people take the entire staff of the West German embassy hostage, demanding that the Baader-Meinhof members being held as prisoners in West Germany be released immediately. The long siege ends with the deaths of two hostages and the wounding of several others, including the captors. Flash forward to 1989: When a Swedish civil servant is murdered, the two leading detectives on the case, Anna Holt and Bo Jarnebring, find their investigation hastily shelved by an incompetent and corrupt senior investigator. Ten years later: Lars Johansson, having just joined the Swedish Security Police, decides to tie up a few loose ends left behind by his predecessor: specifically, two files on Swedes who had allegedly collaborated on the 1975 takeover of the West German embassy, one of whom turned out to be the murder victim in 1989. Johansson reopens the investigation and, with help from detectives Jarnebring and Holt, follows the leads--right up to the doorstep of Sweden's newly minted minister of justice
Textens villkor : a study of Willy Kyrklund's prose fiction by Paul R Norlén( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Swedish and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The gingerbread house by Carin Gerhardsen( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
A man sits down on the underground train with a newspaper in his hand. Seeing all the gloomy, pale faces surrounding him, he feels satisfaction. After all he's successful, happily married, and the father of three children. Unbeknown to him he is being watched by another passenger. In a short space of time, several bestial murders occur in central Stockholm
Swedish Seattle by Paul R Norlén( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Black lies, red blood by Kjell Eriksson( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Some kind of peace a novel by Camilla Grebe( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a young, recently widowed psychologist who is afraid of the dark and whose past comes to haunt her as she tries to solve crimes, beginning with the brutal murder of one of her patients
Sensitiva amorosa by Ola Hansson( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Falling Freely as If in a Dream. ; The Story of a Crime by Leif G. W Persson( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Genre, intertexts, and play in the short prose of Willy Kyrklund by Paul R Norlén( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Norlén, Paul.
Languages
English (66)
Swedish (4)
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