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Scandinavian noir

Jussi Adler-Olsen – Inspector Carl Mork, Copenhagen, Denmark

Karin Alvtegen – individual crime novels, Sweden

Blaedel, Sara – Louise Rick, Detective Inspector Copenhagen, Denmark

K.O. Dahl – Frank Froelich, detective inspector Oslo, Norway

Ake Edwardson – Erik Winter series, Chief Inspector, Gotesborg, Sweden

Kjell Eriksson – Ann Lindell series, Police inspector, Libro, Sweden

Karin Fossum – Konrad Sejer series, Police Inspector, Norway

Anne Holt – Hanne Wilhelmsen series, Detective Oslo, Norway

Anne Holt – Joanna Vik and Adam Stubo series, former FBI now Police Chief, Oslo Norway

Matti Joensuu – Timo Harjunpaa, Detective Helsinki, Finland

Lene Kaaberbol – Nina Borg, Nurse, Copenhagen Denmark

Mons Kallentoft – Malin Fors, Policewoman, Fjallbacka, Sweden

Lars Kepler – Detective Inspector Joona Linna, Tumba, Sweden

Camilla Lackberg – Patrik Hedstrom, Detective, Fjallbacka, Sweden

Asa Larsson – Rebecka Martinsson series, Tax Lawyer, Sweden

Stieg Larsson – Hacker Lisbeth Salander and Journalist Mikail Blomkvist, Stockholm, Sweden

Henning Mankell – Kurt Wallander series, Detective, Sweden and elsewhere

Liza Marklund – Annika Bengtzon, Reporter, Sweden

Jo Nesbo – Police Inspector Harry Hole, Oslo, Norway

Hakan Nesser – Inspector Van Veeteren series, in a country like Sweden

Kristina Ohlsson – Alex Recht, Swedish National Police, Stockholm, Sweden

Anders Roslund – individual crime novels set in Stockholm, Sweden

Yrsa Sigurdardottir – Lawyer Thora Gudmundsdorrir, Reykjavik, Iceland

James Thompson – Kari Vaara, Police Inspector Finland

Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo – Martin Beck, Detective, Sweden

Helene Tursten – Inspector Irene Huss, Goteborg, Sweden

Jan Costin Wagner – Detective Kimmo Joenta, Turku, Finland

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