I’ve just read Maxine’s post about her progress on reading books that might be eligible for the 2011 International Dagger at Petrona.
I’m not planning to read them all, just those authors/titles more appealing to me.
Here below is where I stand so far:
Books on the list that I have read so far:
Petros Markaris – Basic Shareholder
Henning Mankell – The Troubled Man
Domingo Villar – Death on a Galician Shore
Eligible books I have on my shelf to read:
Ernesto Mallo – Needle in a Haystack
Teresa Solana – A Short Cut to Paradise
Books I’m planning to read:
Andrea Camilleri – The Wings of the Sphinx
Karin Fossum – Bad Intentions
Hakan Nesser – The Inspector and Silence
Andrea Maria Schenkel – Bunker
Yrsa Sigurdardottir – Ashes to Dust
Camilla Ceder – Frozen Moment
Pablo de Santis – Voltaire’s Calligrapher
Roberto Bolaño – The Skating Rink
Anne Holt – 1222
Simone van der Vlugt – Shadow Sister
Jo Nesbo – The Leopard
Bernhard Schlink – The Gordian Knot
Leif G. W. Persson – Between Summer’s Longing and Winter’s End
Johan Theorin – A Place of Blood
Lars Kepler – The Hypnotist
Liza Marklund – Red Wolf
Liza Marklund – Postcard Killers (with James Patterson)
Esther Verhoef – Rendezvous
Roslund-Hellstrom – Three Seconds
Shuichi Yoshida – Villain
Jan Costin Wagner – Silence
You can check the list of eligible titles for the 2011 International Dagger at Euro Crime, HERE.
It goes without saying that I’ve read or I’m planning to read some of this books in Spanish.
2 thoughts on “Books Eligible for the 2011 International Dagger – Progress on Reading”
>How lucky that you have read those three, Jose Ignacio, I am specially looking forward to those three but I think they are not yet available in English/England, quite yet.I don't plan to read all the books either, I am not all that keen on historical crime or on the "trashy gore" of a couple of them (by the looks of it).Looking forward to reading more of your reviews, in due course! So far, my favourite of the ones I have read is the one by Ernesto Mallo — I think……
>My favourite so far is the one by Domingo Villar, Maxine.