Henning Mankell





Henning Mankell


Born
in Stockholm, Sweden
February 03, 1948

Died
October 05, 2015

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

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

Average rating: 3.83 · 243,213 ratings · 16,446 reviews · 133 distinct worksSimilar authors
Faceless Killers (Kurt Wall...

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3.77 avg rating — 53,080 ratings — published 1991 — 143 editions
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The Fifth Woman (Kurt Walla...

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4.02 avg rating — 18,996 ratings — published 1996 — 93 editions
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The Dogs of Riga (Kurt Wall...

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3.72 avg rating — 18,952 ratings — published 1992 — 116 editions
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Sidetracked (Kurt Wallander...

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4.06 avg rating — 16,362 ratings — published 1995 — 105 editions
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The Man Who Smiled (Kurt Wa...

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3.93 avg rating — 15,909 ratings — published 1994 — 93 editions
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One Step Behind  (Kurt Wall...

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4.08 avg rating — 13,777 ratings — published 1997 — 96 editions
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The White Lioness (Kurt Wal...

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3.84 avg rating — 14,443 ratings — published 1993 — 98 editions
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Firewall (Wallander, #8)

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3.95 avg rating — 12,954 ratings — published 1997 — 31 editions
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The Troubled Man (Kurt Wall...

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3.98 avg rating — 12,226 ratings — published 2009 — 82 editions
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The Man from Beijing

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3.47 avg rating — 12,002 ratings — published 2008 — 22 editions
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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.”
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“People always leave traces. No person is without a shadow.”
Henning Mankell, The Troubled Man

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