pickabook books with huge discounts for everyone pickabook books with huge discounts for everyone
     
Email: Subscribe to news & offers:
Need assistance? Log In/Register


Item Details
Title: WHERE ROSES NEVER DIE
By: Gunnar Staalesen, Don Bartlett (Trans)
Format: Paperback

List price: £8.99
Our price: £6.56
Discount:
27% off
You save: £2.43
ISBN 10: 1910633097
ISBN 13: 9781910633090
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 days.
 Delivery rates
Stock: Currently 15 available
Publisher: ORENDA BOOKS
Pub. date: 15 June, 2016
Series: Varg Veum 2
Pages: 300
Translated from: Norwegian
Description: PI Varg Veum returns to solve the cold case of a child abducted from a middle-class village; newest novel by Gunnar Staalesen, the 'Norwegian Chandler'
Synopsis: September 1977. Mette Misvaer, a three-year-old girl disappears without trace from the sandpit outside her home. Her tiny, close middle-class community in the tranquil suburb of Nordas is devastated, but their enquiries and the police produce nothing. Curtains twitch, suspicions are raised, but Mette is never found. Almost 25 years later, as the expiry date for the statute of limitations draws near, Mette's mother approaches PI Varg Veum, in a last, desperate attempt to find out what happened to her daughter. As Veum starts to dig, he uncovers an intricate web of secrets, lies and shocking events that have been methodically concealed. When another brutal incident takes place, a pattern begins to emerge ...Chilling, shocking and full of extraordinary twists and turns, Where Roses Never Die reaffirms Gunnar Staalesen as one of the world's foremost crime writers.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Orenda Books
Prizes: Short-listed for Petrona Award for the Best Scandinavian Crime Novel of the
Returns: Returnable
Some other items by this author:
A DEATH IN THE FAMILY
A DEATH IN THE FAMILY (PB)
A MAN IN LOVE
A MAN IN LOVE (HB)
A MAN IN LOVE (PB)
ANGES DECHUS (PB)
ASHES IN MY MOUTH, SAND IN MY SHOES
ASHES IN MY MOUTH, SAND IN MY SHOES (PB)
ASHES IN MY MOUTH, SAND IN MY SHOES (PB)
AT NIGHT ALL WOLVES ARE GREY (HB)
BEATLES (PB)
BEATLES (PB)
BEFORE I BURN
BEFORE I BURN (PB)
BIG SISTER (PB)
BORDERS (HB)
BORDERS (PB)
BORDERS (PB)
BOYHOOD ISLAND
BOYHOOD ISLAND (HB)
BOYHOOD ISLAND (PB)
CHILD WONDER (PB)
COLD HEARTS
COLD HEARTS (PB)
DANCING IN THE DARK
DANCING IN THE DARK (HB)
DANCING IN THE DARK (PB)
DOPPLER
DOPPLER (HB)
ECHOLAND
ECHOLAND (HB)
ECHOLAND (PB)
FAITHLESS (PB)
FROZEN WOMAN (PB)
HEADHUNTERS
HEADHUNTERS (PB)
HEADHUNTERS (PB)
HOME AND AWAY
HOME AND AWAY (HB)
HOME AND AWAY (PB)
HOME AND AWAY (PB)
I REFUSE
I REFUSE (HB)
I REFUSE (PB)
I REFUSE (PB)
IT'S FINE BY ME
IT'S FINE BY ME (HB)
IT'S FINE BY ME (PB)
LA BELLE DORMIT CENT ANS (PB)
LA FEMME DANS LE FRIGO (PB)
LAZY DAYS
LAZY DAYS (HB)
MES PREMIERES DECOUVERTES (HB)
MES PREMIERES DECOUVERTES (HB)
MES PREMIERES DECOUVERTES (HB)
MODEL (PB)
NEMESIS
NEMESIS (PB)
NEMESIS (PB)
PHANTOM
PHANTOM (PB)
PHANTOM (PB)
QUESTIONS ASKED (HB)
SNOWMAN (PB)
SOME RAIN MUST FALL
SOME RAIN MUST FALL (HB)
SOME RAIN MUST FALL (PB)
THE BAT
THE BAT (PB)
THE BAT (PB)
THE BAT (PB)
THE BURNT-OUT TOWN OF MIRACLES (HB)
THE BURNT-OUT TOWN OF MIRACLES (PB)
THE CHILDREN
THE CONSORTS OF DEATH
THE CONSORTS OF DEATH (PB)
THE DEVIL'S STAR
THE DEVIL'S STAR (PB)
THE DEVIL'S STAR (PB)
THE DEVIL'S STAR (PB)
THE DISAPPEARING CHILDREN (HB)
THE FROZEN WOMAN (HB)
THE LEOPARD
THE LEOPARD (PB)
THE LEOPARD (PB)
THE REDBREAST
THE REDBREAST (PB)
THE REDBREAST (PB)
THE REDEEMER
THE REDEEMER (PB)
THE REDEEMER (PB)
THE SNOWMAN
THE SNOWMAN (CD)
THE SNOWMAN (HB)
THE SNOWMAN (PB)
THE SNOWMAN (PB)
THE SNOWMAN (PB)
THE THIRST
THE THIRST (CD)
THE THIRST (HB)
THE THIRST (PB)
THE UNSEEN (HB)
THE UNSEEN (HB)
THE UNSEEN (PB)
THE WRITING ON THE WALL
THE WRITING ON THE WALL (PB)
THE WRITING ON THE WALL (PB)
WE SHALL INHERIT THE WIND (PB)
WHERE ROSES NEVER DIE (PB)
WOLVES IN THE DARK (PB)
YOURS UNTIL DEATH
YOURS UNTIL DEATH (PB)

TOP SELLERS IN THIS CATEGORY
Mystery in White (Paperback)
By: J. Jefferson Farjeon
The British Library Publishing Division
Our Price : £6.56
more details
The Woman In Black (Paperback)
By: Susan Hill
Vintage Publishing
Our Price : £6.56
more details
The Girl on the Train (Paperback)
By: Paula Hawkins
Transworld Publishers Ltd
Our Price : £5.83
more details
Edge of Darkness (the Cincinnati Series Book 4) (Paperback)
By: Karen Rose
Headline Publishing Group
Our Price : £5.83
more details
Silent Nights (Paperback)
By: Martin Edwards (Editor)
The British Library Publishing Division
Our Price : £6.20
more details
BROWSE FOR BOOKS IN RELATED CATEGORIES
 FICTION
 genre fiction
 crime & mystery


Information provided by www.pickabook.co.uk
SHOPPING BASKET
  
Your basket is empty
  Total Items: 0
 

Checkout our World Cup Collections!
The Official History of the FIFA World Cup
By: FIFA WORLD FOOTBALL MUSEUM
The Official History of the FIFA World Cup Book is an authoritative and comprehensive review of the 20 FIFA World Cups to have taken place since the inaugural tournament in 1930.
add to basket

Up to 40% off Oxford University Press
Oxford School Thesaurus
By: OXFORD DICTIONARIES
An up-to-date new edition of this bestselling, comprehensive classroom classic, with new curriculum support. Focused coverage of words, synonyms and antonyms help to improve writing skills, for creative writing and non-fiction. Essential spelling, grammar and punctuation support makes it perfect for progress from primary to secondary school.
add to basket

Oxford Textbook Promotion
Oxford A Level Religious Studies for OCR: Year 2 Student Boo...
By: LIBBY AHLUWALIA, ROBERT BOWIE
Oxford A Level Religious Studies for OCR is a brand new course developed by renowned authors Libby Ahluwalia and Robert Bowie for the 2016 OCR specification. This textbook supports a deep engagement with philosophy, ethics and the study of Christianity using language and an approach accessible to all students.
add to basket

35% off Selected titles
Encounters
By: JASON WALLACE
Zimbabwe, 1994. A group of children spot peculiar lights in the sky over the grounds of their school. From this moment on, six young people's lives are changed forever. Gary hides the anguish he feels now his mum's left, acting out in fury and hatred. Chloe has no words for the thing she fears most every day.
add to basket

Up to 35% off New Titles
Splash Day!
By: NICK SHARRATT
A fun and colourful rhyming tale from one of the UKs most beloved author-illustrators, Nick Sharratt.
add to basket

35% off Bond
Bond 11+: Verbal Reasoning: Stretch Papers
By: FRANCES DOWN, KAREN MORRISON, ALISON PRIMROSE
Bond Verbal Reasoning Stretch Practice for 10-11+ years has been designed for children who are excelling in verbal reasoning. It is filled with challenging questions to stretch the very brightest minds to help improve performance in the 11+ test and other selective school exams.
add to basket

New Title
MY ARCH ENEMY IS A BRAIN IN A JAR
By: DAVID SOLOMONS
Luke and Zack swapped bodies at the end of their previous adventure and now they have to live with the consequences. Luke finally has the superpowers he craves, but at what price? GCSE physics, that''s what. And then along comes a brain in a jar trying to destroy him. Luke didn''t realise being a superhero was so much work...
add to basket

Up to 35% off Promotional Titles
Explorer
By: KATHERINE RUNDELL
Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award, Winner of the London Book Fair Children's Travel Book of the Year From his seat in the tiny aeroplane, Fred watches as the mysteries of the Amazon jungle pass by below him. He has always dreamed of becoming an explorer, of making history and of reading his name amongst the lists of great discoveries. If only he could land and look about him. As the plane crashes into the canopy, Fred is suddenly left without a choice. He and the three other children may be alive, but the jungle is a vast, untamed place. With no hope of rescue, the chance of getting home feels impossibly small. Except, it seems, someone has been there before them
add to basket

New Title
Football School Season 2: Where Football Explains the World
By: SPIKE GERRELL
The second book in the groundbreaking new series from two bestselling writers that teaches you about the world through football. This book is packed with awesome true stories, real science and fascinating facts and will make you laugh loads - and it's all about football. What is a vomitory? When do footballers wee? Where do goalkeepers let in chickens? When did women start playing football? You'll find the answers to these questions and more in chapters on subjects such as biology, maths and history. Illustrated throughout with hilarious cartoons and filled with laugh-out-loud gags this is the perfect book for any boy or girl who loves football.
add to basket