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    Night Rounds (Detective Inspector Irene Huss Investigation) (Paperback) By (author) Helene Tursten

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    DescriptionIrene Huss is a former Ju-Jitsu champion, a mother of twin teenage girls, the wife of a successful chef, and a Detective Inspector with the Violent Crimes Unit in Goteborg, Sweden. And now she's back with a gripping follow-up to "Detective Inspector Huss." One nurse lies dead and another vanishes after their hospital is hit by a blackout. The only witness claims to have seen Nurse Tekla doing her rounds, but Nurse Tekla died sixty years ago. Detective Inspector Irene Huss of the Violent Crimes Unit has the challenge of disentangling wandering ghosts and complex human relationships to get to the bottom of this intriguing case. A cult hit in its first three installments, the Irene Huss series is available once again for English-language fans.

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    Night Rounds
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Helene Tursten
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 344
    Width: 124 mm
    Height: 188 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 227 g
    ISBN 13: 9781616952082
    ISBN 10: 1616952083

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC subject category V2: FF
    B&T Book Type: FI
    DC22: FIC
    BIC E4L: CRI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 550
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 75
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21200
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP090
    Ingram Theme: SEXL/FEMINE
    Ingram Subject Code: FM
    Libri: I-FM
    BISAC V2.8: FIC022040
    B&T Approval Code: A23400000
    BISAC V2.8: FIC022020
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 28
    DC22: 839.73/8
    B&T Approval Code: P24103601
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: PT9876.3.U55 N3813 2012
    DC23: 839.738
    Thema V1.0: FF, FFP
    BIC E4L: CRM
    Soho Press Inc
    Imprint name
    Soho Press Inc
    Publication date
    14 February 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Helene Tursten was a nurse and a dentist before she turned to writing. Other books in the Irene Huss series include "Detective Inspector Huss," "The Torso," and "The Glass Devil." She was born in Goteborg, Sweden, where she now lives with her husband and daughter.
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    Praise for "Night Rounds" A "Library Journal" BEST BOOK for 2012 Voted one of "Deadly Pleasures Magazine"'s "Best Mystery-Crime Novels of 2012." "I couldn't put down this finely crafted, Swedish procedural with its complex story line and heart-stopping climax. In her fourth outing (after The Glass Devil), Huss works intuitively, and her family interactions add extra depth to the novel." --"Library Journal" STARRED review "One of the more domestic in the dark and violent Nordic crime field.... Huss' investigation delves into the history of the hospital and the local wealthy family who owns it, creating a taut and compelling mystery. --"Booklist " "In an excellent translation, the story flows smoothly, incrementally adding to the reader's knowledge until it all coalesces in the final pages. Recommended." --"Spinetingler Magazine" "Hurrah for the fad of Scandinavian crime fiction in the United States, because it's pushing and pulling some really good books into translation.... this is the "other" kind of Scandinavian crime fiction, a sturdy and well put together police investigation of murder and malice, with a detective team that's quietly likable.... it lets the calm braiding of plot threads gleam quietly, proof of Tursten's capable narration and sensible probing of human motivation." --Kingdom Books "I seriously couldn't put it down." --How Mysterious! Praise for the Inspector Huss series: "An absorbing, intelligent mystery that holds its own alongside the best feminine hardboiled novels." --Maureen Corrigan, NPR, "Fresh Air" "These days Scandinavian crime writers are thick on the ground. It's nice to see that the women can be just as bloodthirsty as the men." --"The New York Times Book Review" "As good as Louise Welsh's similarly creepy tour of Glasgow." --"Entertainment Weekly ""A superior Scandinavian crime novel.... Tursten does an outstanding job of of