Henning Mankell





Henning Mankell

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born
in Stockholm, Sweden
February 03, 1948

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Henning Mankell is an internationally known Swedish crime writer, children's author and playwright. He is best known for his literary character Kurt Wallander.

Mankell splits his time between Sweden and Mozambique. He is married to Eva Bergman, Swedish director and daughter of Ingmar Bergman.


Average rating: 3.82 · 166,650 ratings · 12,092 reviews · 111 distinct works · Similar authors
Faceless Killers (Wallander...
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 34,952 ratings — published 1991 — 119 editions
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The Fifth Woman (Wallander,...
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 15,022 ratings — published 1996 — 79 editions
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Sidetracked (Wallander #5)
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 12,079 ratings — published 1995 — 83 editions
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The Dogs of Riga (Wallander...
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 13,072 ratings — published 1992 — 94 editions
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The Man Who Smiled (Walland...
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 11,004 ratings — published 1994 — 79 editions
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One Step Behind (Wallander,...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 9,873 ratings — published 1997 — 81 editions
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Firewall (Wallander, #8)
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 9,259 ratings — published 1997 — 66 editions
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The White Lioness (Wallande...
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 9,605 ratings — published 1993 — 78 editions
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The Troubled Man (Wallander...
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3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 8,712 ratings — published 2009 — 68 editions
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The Man from Beijing
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3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 9,168 ratings — published 2008 — 68 editions
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Faceless Killers The Dogs of Riga The White Lioness The Man Who Smiled Sidetracked The Fifth Woman One Step Behind
Kurt Wallander (10 books)
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3.873335781838215 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 130,692 ratings

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3.849774151245811 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 6,863 ratings

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3.737148399612027 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 1,031 ratings

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Wallander radio play (10 books)
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3.204081632653061 of 5 stars 3.20 avg rating — 49 ratings

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“Police work wouldn't be possible without coffee," Wallander said.
"No work would be possible without coffee."
They pondered the importance of coffee in silence.”
Henning Mankell, One Step Behind

“To grow up is to wonder about things; to be grown up is to slowly forget the things you wondered about as a child.”
Henning Mankell, When the Snow Fell

“It was a clear, starry night, dead calm. Whenever I see a sky
like that, I wish I could write music”
Henning Mankell, Italian Shoes

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