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#3—Nordic Mysteries: (Final/Endelig)

#3—Nordic Mysteries: (Final/Endelig)

We Come to the End/What’s Next? In my previous posts, I covered some of my favorite Nordic mystery authors. This is my final Nordic Noir post; future posts will cover individual authors, additional genres, and some of my many biblio-obsessions! Yrsa Sigurdardottir: Iceland One of the things I find most fascinating about this author is …

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#2—Nordic Mysteries Continued

#2—Nordic Mysteries Continued

Recap In my first post, I covered what I considered to be a Nordic mystery, how I discovered them, and the myriad reasons I love to read them. This post goes on to discuss additional authors. The Master: Henning Mankell Henning Mankell is best known as the author of the magnificent “Kurt Wallender” detective series, …

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#1—Nordic Mysteries: An (Almost) Lifelong Obsession:

#1—Nordic Mysteries: An (Almost) Lifelong Obsession:

Why Nordic Mysteries? First a definition: when I say “Nordic” I refer to mysteries that take place in, and are typically written by, authors in the following countries: Denmark Finland Iceland Norway Sweden According to Wikipedia, “While the term “Scandinavia” is commonly used for Denmark, Norway and Sweden, the term “Nordic countries” is used for …

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