This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

No More Murders! by Maria Lang
MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
422404,244 (3.75)2



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 2 mentions

Danish (1)  English (1)  All languages (2)
This Swedish murder mystery definitely shows its age, which is a plus and a minus. It was written in the 1950's and is very much in the Agatha Christie vein -- country house, limited number of characters, clever detective, charming girl narrator. On the plus side, this gives it a certain charm and a certain archaeological value for devoted mystery fanatics (interestingly, the one way in which it is NOT like Agatha is sex: in Sweden in the 1950's, it happened). On the minus side, it has a stilted style and generally one dimensional characters. I didn't enjoy it as much as the two other Maria Lang novels I have read, and I didn't enjoy any of them as much as the excellent Swedish TV series based on the books, "Crimes of Passion". That's set in the 1950's, but made just a few years ago. For those who do want to read this book, you can get it on Google Play -- Amazon for some reason has been showing it as unavailable for quite a while. ( )
  annbury | Apr 20, 2016 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Information from the Finnish Common Knowledge. Edit to localize it to your language.
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Popular covers


Average: (3.75)
3 2
3.5 1
4 4
4.5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 134,848,581 books! | Top bar: Always visible