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Elsebeth Egholm, Tre hundes nat (2011)

– one good thing about being tired and overworked is that I have read a handful of library books on the sofa this week. All in Danish, but I will write a few words in English about the books that … Continue reading

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>E for Egholm and Edwards

>For this week´s alphabet meme I should like to draw attention to a Danish crime writer, Elsebeth Egholm. Unfortunately, her very fine series about the journalist Dicte Svendsen has not been translated into English yet. They are published in Germany, … Continue reading

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A Teaser

– just to show you that I am alive and reading – “Monge was on his guard. It was one of those nights when you know you have to be on the alert in these parts if you want to … Continue reading

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>15 books that will always stick with you

>15 bøger, du aldrig glemmer I have been tagged by Sunnie, Sunnie´s Book Blog. Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird/Dræb ikke en sangfuglCharles Dickens, Our Mutual Friend/Vor fælles venArthur Conan Doyle, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Baskervilles hundMinette Walters, The … Continue reading

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>Inger Gammelgaard Madsen, Dukkebarnet (2008)

>[This Danish debut has not been translated into English – and I am not at all sure it ever will be] Denne krimidebut udspiller sig i og omkring Aarhus, og der er ikke meget tvivl om, at forfatteren har ladet … Continue reading

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>10 skandinaviske krimihelte, jeg gerne ville møde.

>Se mit første indlæg, britiske og amerikanske favoritter] 1) Susanne Staun, Fanny Fiske – jeg vil frygteligt gerne se, hvordan den fascinerende profiler ser ud efter 117 kosmetiske operationer. Vi skal ikke spise sammen; jeg vil bare sidde og spekulere … Continue reading

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>Crime with a Message – Weekly Geeks # 8.

>This week´s theme: write about a political or social issue that matters to you. Classical crime fiction, often called whodunnits, were usually mere entertainment, an intellectual puzzle meant to kill a few hours. Noteworthy crime writers who have changed the … Continue reading

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>Nordiske femikrimi-forfattere/Nordic femikrimi authors.

>[Bingo post 6](kilde: Københavns Biblioteker nov 2008. Source: Copenhagen Libraries Nov 2008) Danske forfattere/Danish authors:* Birkemose, Ditte* Blædel, Sara* Brønnum, Pia Reesen* Egholm, Elsebeth* Garf, Synne* Gazan, Sissel-Jo* Hirse, Maria* Holm, Gretelise* Lillevang, Anita* Staun, Susanne* Udsen, Sanne Norske forfattere/Norwegian … Continue reading

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>Krimi for begyndere (en udfordring)

>For nogle af os er det bare en sund og naturlig trang at læse krimier. Visse andre læsere skal lirkes eller lokkes indenfor i krimiverdenen. (Så er hensigten med denne mini-artikel i hvert fald meldt klart ud). Nogle mennesker læser … Continue reading

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