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International Intrigue

 

Last Secret of the TempleDraining LakeSister Pelagia and the Red CockerelThe Convict's SwordHavana Fever

Below are some authors wo write recurring characters sleuthing in their native countries for you to "spy on..." Click on the author's name to see all titles by that author or click on the character's name in order to see only those books that BCPL has cataloged into that series. Compiled March 2010.

 

Country

Author

Character

Call Number

Australia

Greenwood, Kerry

Phryne Fisher

Mystery

Austria

Tallis, Frank

Dr. Max Liebermann

Fiction

Botswana

McCall Smith, Alexander

Precious Ramotswe

Mystery

Brazil

Gage, Leighton

Mario Silva

Mystery

Canada

Penny, Louise

Chief Inspector Armand Gamache

Mystery

China

Walters, Michael

Inpector Negui

Mystery

Cuba

Padura, Leonardo

Lieutenant Mario Conde

M

England

George, Elizabeth

Thomas Lynley & Barbara Havers

Mystery

Egypt

Sussman, Paul

Yusef Khalifa

Fiction

France

Black, Cara

Aimee LeDuc

Mystery

Iceland

Indridason, Arnaldur

Erlendur Sveinsson

Mystery

Ireland

French, Tana

Cassie Maddox

Fiction

India

Hall, Tarquin

Vish Puri

Mystery

Israel

Gur, Batya

Michael Ohayon

Mystery

Italy

Leon, Donna

Guido Brunetti

Mystery

Japan

Parker, I.J.

Akitada Sugawara

Mystery

Laos

Cotterill, Colin

Siri Paiboun

Mystery

North Korea

Church, James

Inspector O

Mystery

Norway

Fossum, Karin

Konrad Sejer

Mystery

Russia

Akunin, Boris

Sister Pelagia

Mystery

Scotland

Rankin, Ian

John Rebus

Mystery

Spain

Solana, Teresa

Eduard Martinez & Borja Masdeu

Mystery

South Africa

Mackenzie, Jassy

Jade de Jong

Mystery

Sweden

Sjowall, Maj & Wahloo, Per

Martin Beck

Mystery

Thailand

Burdett, John

Detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep

Fiction

Turkey

White, Jenny

Kamil Pasha

Fiction

 

 

 


Revised: July 20, 2015