The Chestnut Man

10 August 2020 | By Søren Sveistrup | Filed in: nordic noir.

The heart pounding debut from the creator of the hit Scandinavian television show The Killing n nIf you find one, he s already found you n nA psychopath is terrorizing Copenhagen n nHis calling card is a chestnut man a handmade doll made of matchsticks and two chestnuts which he leaves at each bloody

A Nearly Normal Family

10 August 2020 | By M.T. Edvardsson | Filed in: nordic noir.

A compulsively readable tour de force The Wall Street Journal n nNew York Times Book Review recommends M.T Edvardsson s A Nearly Normal Family and lauds it as a page turner that forces the reader to confront the compromises we make with ourselves to be the people we believe our beloveds

The Thirst (Harry Hole, #11)

10 August 2020 | By Jo Nesbø | Filed in: nordic noir.

Harry Hole returns in the eleventh installment of the author s best selling, electrifying crime fiction series published in 48 languages, than 30 million copies sold worldwide.In Police the last novel featuring Jo Nesb s hard bitten, maverick Oslo detective a killer wreaking revenge on the pol

The Girl in the Spider's Web (Millennium, #4)

10 August 2020 | By David Lagercrantz | Filed in: nordic noir.

She is the girl with the dragon tattoo a genius hacker and uncompromising misfit He is a crusading journalist whose championing of the truth often brings him to the brink of prosecution n nLate one night, Blomkvist receives a phone call from a source claiming to have information vital to the United

The Wolf and the Watchman

10 August 2020 | By Niklas Natt och Dag | Filed in: nordic noir.

It is 1793 Four years after the storming of the Bastille in France and than a year after the death of King Gustav III of Sweden, paranoia and whispered conspiracies are Stockholm s daily bread A promise of violence crackles in the air as ordinary citizens feel increasingly vulnerable to the w

The Darkness

10 August 2020 | By Ragnar Jónasson | Filed in: nordic noir.

Spanning the icy streets of Reykjavik, the Icelandic highlands and cold, isolated fjords, The Darkness is an atmospheric thriller from Ragnar Jonasson, one of the most exciting names in Nordic Noir n nThe body of a young Russian woman washes up on an Icelandic shore After a cursory investigation, th

The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye (Millennium, #5)

10 August 2020 | By David Lagercrantz | Filed in: nordic noir.

From the author of the 1 international best seller The Girl in the Spider s Web the new book in the Millennium series, which began with Stieg Larsson s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo n nLisbeth Salander the girl with the dragon tattoo, the brilliant hacker, the obstinate outsider, the volatile s

Knife (Harry Hole, #12)

10 August 2020 | By Jo Nesbø | Filed in: nordic noir.

Nesbo is one of the best thriller writers on the planet Daily Express n nA man like Harry had better watch his back n nFollowing the dramatic conclusion of number one bestseller THE THIRST, KNIFE sees Harry Hole waking up with a ferocious hangover, his hands and clothes covered in blood Not only i

Victim 2117 (Department Q, #8)

10 August 2020 | By Jussi Adler-Olsen | Filed in: nordic noir.

In the heart pounding next installment of the New York Times and 1 internationally bestselling Department Q series, a terrifying international investigation reveals the complex backstory of one of the department s own the enigmatic Assad n nThe newspaper refers to her only as Victim 2117 the two t

The Tenant

10 August 2020 | By Katrine Engberg | Filed in: nordic noir.

When a young woman is discovered brutally murdered in her own apartment, with an intricate pattern of lines carved into her face, Copenhagen police detectives Jeppe Korner and Anette Werner are assigned to the case In short order, they establish a link between the victim, Julie Stender, and her lan

In the Name of Truth (Sandhamn Murders, #8)

10 August 2020 | By Viveca Sten | Filed in: nordic noir.

n A shocking abduction rocks idyllic Sandhamn Island in an enthralling novel of suspense by Viveca Sten, bestselling author of In the Heat of the Moment nWith the summer season on Sandhamn comes an unsettling mystery for Detective Inspector Thomas Andreasson A bullied young boy has vanished from a

The Island

10 August 2020 | By Ragnar Jónasson | Filed in: nordic noir.

Elli aey is an isolated island off the coast of Iceland It is has a beautiful, unforgiving terrain and is an easy place to vanish n nThe Island is the second thrilling book in Ragnar Jonasson s Hidden Iceland trilogy This time Hulda is at the peak of her career and is sent to investigate what happe

The Owl Always Hunts At Night

10 August 2020 | By Samuel Bjørk | Filed in: nordic noir.

When a young woman is found dead, the police are quick to respond But what they find at the scene is unexpected The body is posed, the scene laboriously set And there is almost no forensic evidence to be found n nDetective Mia Kr ger has been signed off work pending psychological assessment But h

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)

10 August 2020 | By Stieg Larsson | Filed in: nordic noir.

Harriet Vanger, a scion of one of Sweden s wealthiest families disappeared over forty years ago All these years later, her aged uncle continues to seek the truth He hires Mikael Blomkvist, a crusading journalist recently trapped by a libel conviction, to investigate He is aided by the pierced and

The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7)

10 August 2020 | By Jo Nesbø | Filed in: nordic noir.

V Osle napadol prv sneh Jonas r no vstane a zist , e jeho matka zmizla Ostane po nej jedin stopa ru ov l, o jej daroval na Vianoce M ho na krku snehuliak Predo l noc sa ne akane zjavil na dvore a jeho ierne o i h adia priamo do domu nPr pad rie i in pektor Harry Hole, ktor ned vno d

The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)

10 August 2020 | By Stieg Larsson | Filed in: nordic noir.

Part blistering espionage thriller, part riveting police procedural, and part piercing expos on social injustice, The Girl Who Played with Fire is a masterful, endlessly satisfying novel Mikael Blomkvist, crusading publisher of the magazine Millennium, has decided to run a story that will expose

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)

10 August 2020 | By Stieg Larsson | Filed in: nordic noir.

The stunning third and final novel in Stieg Larsson s internationally best selling trilogy n nLisbeth Salander the heart of Larsson s two previous novels lies in critical condition, a bullet wound to her head, in the intensive care unit of a Swedish city hospital She s fighting for her life in m