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Henning Mankell

  • 5 stars across 9 books
    Henning Mankell is a well-known writer of novels and plays in Sweden.Anne Stuksrud was born in Sweden but now lives in Australia. She is a trained teacher, a writer and a student of psychology.
    1st September 2002

    Playing with Fire

    In the night there was a blue world lit by the moon . blue sand trickled between her fingers and swells of seawater move... More

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    1st July 2009

    The Fury in the Fire

    'I learned to see the future in the flames. Fire is mysterious and unpredictable; it warms and it causes pain. And somet... More

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    6th March 2008

    The Journey to the End of the World

    Joel is fifteen and has left school, wanting to become a merchant sailor and travel far away from his home town in North... More

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    7th August 2008

    The Cat Who Liked Rain

    This is the story of young Lucas who gets a most precious present for his birthday, a black kitten which he calls Night.... More

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    1st March 2007

    Shadows in the Twilight

    Joel will soon be twelve, and he thinks nothing's going on in the small community where he lives. But he's wrong there. ... More

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    6th September 2007

    When the Snow Fell

    Joel is growing up. He is getting interested in girls. Just look at his New Year's resolutions: 1 - to see a naked lady,... More

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    1st September 2005

    A Bridge to the Stars

    12 year old Joel lives with his father in the cold northern part of Sweden. At night he often sneaks out of his father's... More

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    5th January 2000

    Secrets in the Fire

    'It was the most dangerous thing she could have done. But Sofia was only playing - pushing and shoving and laughing with... More

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    1st December 2009

    Shadow of the Leopard

    Readers met Sofia previously in Secrets in the Fire, when, at the age of 9, she lost her legs in a land mine explosion. ... More

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      Playing with Fire

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      Reviewed in error.
      Sorry - was meant to be the derek landy book of similar title....

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