Henning Mankell





Henning Mankell

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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 · 140,046 ratings · 10,792 reviews · 93 distinct works · Similar authors
Faceless Killers (Kurt Wall...
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 29,091 ratings — published 1991 — 108 editions
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The Fifth Woman (Wallander,...
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 13,610 ratings — published 1996 — 73 editions
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Sidetracked (Wallander #5)
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 10,580 ratings — published 1995 — 75 editions
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The Dogs of Riga (Kurt Wall...
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 11,046 ratings — published 1992 — 84 editions
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The Man Who Smiled (Walland...
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 9,095 ratings — published 1994 — 71 editions
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One Step Behind (Wallander,...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 8,334 ratings — published 1997 — 76 editions
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Firewall (Wallander, #8)
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 7,868 ratings — published 1997 — 64 editions
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The White Lioness (Wallande...
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 8,012 ratings — published 1993 — 69 editions
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The Troubled Man (Wallander...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 7,129 ratings — published 2009 — 61 editions
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The Man from Beijing
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3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 8,132 ratings — published 2008 — 64 editions
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3.3125 of 5 stars 3.31 avg rating — 32 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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