Scandinavian Sleuths

In these colder climes, the nights are dark and long and cold as death. But “truth will out.” All of these titles are located in the Adult Mystery section of the Library unless otherwise noted.

Mysteries set in Denmark
Mysteries set in Finland
Mysteries set in Iceland
Mysteries set in Norway
Mysteries set in Sweden

Mysteries Set in Denmark

Adler-Olsen, Jussi. The Absent One. 2012.
    Also available: CD

Blaedel, Sara. Call Me Princess. 2011.

Hoeg, Peter. Smilla’s Sense of Snow. 1993. (Adult Fiction HOE).
    Also available: Large Type

Kaaberbol, Lene and Agnete Friis. The Boy in the Suit Case. 2011. (Adult Fiction KAA).
    Also available: Large Type, eBook

Kazinski, A. J. The Last Good Man. 2012.

Tursten, Helene. The Torso. 2006.

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Mysteries Set in Finland

Fagerholm, Monika. The American Girl. 2009. (Adult Fiction FAG).

Lehtolainen, Leena. My First Murder. 2012.

Nykänen, Harri. Nights of Awe. 2012.

Thompson, James. Snow Angels. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type

Wagner, Jan Costin. Ice Moon. 2006.

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Mysteries Set in Iceland

Bates, Quentin. Frozen Assets. 2011.

Hand, Elizabeth. Available Dark. 2012. (Adult Fiction HAN).

Indridason, Arnaldur. Jar City. 2005.

Ridpath, Michael. Where the Shadows Lie. 2011.

Sigurðardóttir, Yrsa. Last Rituals: A Novel of Suspense. 2007.

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Mysteries Set in Norway

Dahl, Kjell Ola. The Fourth Man. 2007.

Enger, Thomas. Burned. 2011.

Fossum, Karin. Don’t Look Back. 2002.

Holt, Anne. Blind Goddess. 2012.

Nesbo, Jo. The Redbreast. 2006.

Rygg, Pernille. The Butterfly Effect. 1997.

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Mysteries Set in Sweden

Alvtegen, Karin. Betrayal. 2009.

Dahl, Arne. Misterioso. 2011.
     Also available: CD

Edwardson, Ake. Sun and Shadow. 2005.

Eriksson, Kjell. The Princess of Burundi. 2006.

Jungstedt, Mari. Unspoken. 2004.

Kepler, Lars. The Hypnotist. 2011.
     Also available: CD

Läckberg, Camilla. The Ice Princess. 2009.

Larsson, Asa. The Blood Spilt. 2007.

Larsson, Stieg. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. 2005.
    Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook, Digital Player

Mankell, Henning. Faceless Killers. 1997.

Marklund, Liza. The Bomber. 2001. (Adult Fiction MAR).

Nesser, Hakan. Borkmann’s Point. 2006.

Ohlsson, Kristina. Unwanted. 2012.

Ostlundh, Hakan. The Viper. 2012.

Persson, Leif G.W. Between Summer's Longing and Winter's End: The Story of a Crime. 2010.

Roslund, Anders and Börge Hellström. Box 21. 2009.

Sjöwall, Maj and Per Wahlöö. Roseanna. 1967.

Theorin, Johan. Echoes from the Dead. 2008.

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