Joanna Chmielewska

Joanna Chmielewska


Born
in Warszawa, Poland
April 02, 1932

Died
October 07, 2013

Genre


Joanna Chmielewska is the pen name of Irena Kühn (born 2 April 1932 in Warsaw), a Polish writer and screenplay author. Her work is often described as "ironic detective stories". Her novels, which have been translated into at least nine languages, have sold more than 6 million copies in Poland and over 10 million

Joanna Chmielewska graduated as an architect in 1954 from Warsaw University of Technology, and worked as a designer before devoting herself to writing. Her first short story was published in the magazine Kultura i Życie (Culture and Life) in 1958 and her first novel, Klin (The Wedge), in 1964. She loves horse races and gambling: both hobbies have been mentioned extensively in her books. She is also a connoisseur of amber, a passion w
...more

Average rating: 3.78 · 20,666 ratings · 195 reviews · 105 distinct worksSimilar authors
Lesio (Lesio, #1)

4.07 avg rating — 1,343 ratings — published 1973 — 13 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wszystko czerwone

4.28 avg rating — 1,156 ratings — published 1974 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Całe zdanie nieboszczyka

4.24 avg rating — 1,056 ratings — published 1972 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wszyscy jesteśmy podejrzani

4.16 avg rating — 941 ratings — published 1966 — 13 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Nawiedzony dom (Janeczka i ...

3.94 avg rating — 849 ratings — published 1987 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Klin

3.81 avg rating — 895 ratings — published 1964 — 12 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Krokodyl z kraju Karoliny

3.88 avg rating — 624 ratings — published 1969 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Romans wszech czasów

3.92 avg rating — 598 ratings — published 1975 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Zwyczajne życie (Tereska i ...

4.04 avg rating — 534 ratings — published 1974 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Większy kawałek świata (Ter...

4.04 avg rating — 467 ratings — published 1987 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Joanna Chmielewska…
Klin Wszyscy jesteśmy podejrzani Krokodyl z kraju Karoliny Całe zdanie nieboszczyka Wszystko czerwone Romans wszech czasów Boczne drogi
(28 books)
by
3.78 avg rating — 10,275 ratings

Nawiedzony dom Wielkie zasługi Skarby 2/3 sukcesu Wszelki wypadek
(5 books)
by
3.88 avg rating — 2,443 ratings

Lesio Dzikie białko
(2 books)
by
3.98 avg rating — 1,765 ratings

Zwyczajne życie Większy kawałek świata Ślepe szczęście
(3 books)
by
4.00 avg rating — 1,395 ratings

Dzieciństwo Pierwsza młodość Druga młodość Trzecia młodość Wtórna młodość Stare próchno Okropności
(7 books)
by
3.96 avg rating — 883 ratings

More series by Joanna Chmielewska…
“Właśnie, że będę przez całe życie robiła, co mi się podoba, i koniec! I poniosę konsekwencje własnych czynów.”
Joanna Chmielewska

“Podły los obdarzył mnie nadmierną wyobraźnią, która utrudnia mi nie tylko ewentualną twórczość, ale także i życie.”
Joanna Chmielewska

“Doszłam do wniosku, że jednak zbrodnia jest elementem bardziej frapującym niż miłość, nawet nieziemska.”
Joanna Chmielewska

Polls

Książka na październik

 
  2 votes 50.0%

 
  1 vote 25.0%

 
  1 vote 25.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

4 total votes
More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Paranormal Romanc...: September 2009 Reading Challenge 796 712 Oct 05, 2009 11:22AM  
Romance Readers R...: Annvelwis's Reading List 30 249 Apr 02, 2010 01:47AM  
Romance Readers R...: Armchair Travelers Challenge 36 249 Jun 10, 2010 12:20PM  
100+ Books in 2018: Aga's books in 2010 97 306 Dec 31, 2010 01:24AM  
75 Books: Aga's books in 2010 144 160 Dec 31, 2010 10:30AM  
Irish Readers: Books to cheer us up :) 17 40 Aug 13, 2015 06:23PM