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  • The Glass Devilby Helene Tursten

    Soho Press 2007; US$ 14.00

    The Philadelphia Inquirer The principal of a high school telephones his friend, Inspector Andersson of the Göteborg Crime Police; one of his teachers failed to show up for work. To Inspector Irene Huss? surprise, on the basis of this vague complaint her boss drives out with her to a remote cottage in snowbound southern Sweden to investigate. There... more...

  • Night Roundsby Helene Tursten; Laura A. Wideburg

    Soho Press 2012; US$ 7.25

    Irene 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... more...

  • The Golden Calfby Helene Tursten; Laura A. Wideburg

    Soho Press 2013; US$ 7.25

    In this fifth installment in the critically acclaimed Irene Huss series, three men are found brutally executed in one of Goteborg's most fashionable neighborhoods. All three men were involved in an online poker company, but that's all they appear to have in common. The complex investigation immerses Detective Inspector Irene Huss and her colleagues... more...

  • The Fire Danceby Helene Tursten; Laura A. Wideburg

    Soho Press 2014; US$ 7.25

    In this sixth installment in the critically acclaimed Swedish crime series, the murder of a young ballerina named Sophie, apparently an arson victim, sets off shrill alarm bells for Detective Inspector Irene Huss, who remembers the matching details of an unsolved case from fifteen years earlier, when Irene had only just started in the police force.... more...

  • Detective Inspector Hussby Helene Tursten; Steven T. Murray

    Soho Press 2004; US$ 7.25

    One of the most prominent citizens of Göteborg, Sweden, plunges to his death off an apartment balcony, but what appears to be a ?society suicide? soon reveals itself to be a carefully plotted murder. Irene Huss finds herself embroiled in a complex and high-stakes investigation. As Huss and her team begin to uncover the victim?s hidden past, they are... more...

  • Stigmataby Hélène Cixous

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 37.95

    Hèléne Cixous -- author, playwright and French feminist theorist -- is a key figure in twentieth-century literary theory. Stigmata brings together her most recent essays for the first time. Acclaimed for her intricate and challenging writing style, Cixous presents a collection of texts that get away -- escaping the reader, the writers, the book.... more...

  • Five-Finger Discountby Helene Stapinski

    Random House Publishing Group 2001; US$ 16.00

    On a summer night when she was five years old, Helene Stapinski watched out her kitchen window as her Grandpa Beansie was carted off to jail for the last time. Beansie (so nicknamed because he had stolen a crate of beans as a child) had spent the better part of that day in the Majestic Tavern, a dive bar on the ground floor of the Stapinskisí apartment... more...

  • Risk and 'The Other'by Hélène Joffé

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 29.00 US$ 23.78

    This book explores personal responses to risk from a social psychological framework. more...

  • Stigmataby Hélène Cixous

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 23.95

    A 'wilful extremist' according to the London Times, Hélène Cixous is hailed as one of the most formidable writers and thinkers of our time. Acclaimed by luminaries such as Jacques Derrida, her writing has nonetheless been misunderstood and misread, to a surprising extent. With the inclusion of Stigmata , one of her greatest works into the Routledge... more...

  • Questioning EU Enlargementby Helene Sjursen

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 54.95

    This new book takes a unique approach to the study of European enlargement, tackling key questions. What kind of understanding of the EU do the enlargement processes speak to? Do decisions to enlarge mainly suggest that the EU is a free market, focusing on potential economic gains? Do they indicate that there is a sense of common European identity?... more...