Henning Mankell


Born
in Stockholm, Sweden
February 03, 1948

Died
October 05, 2015

Website

Genre


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 · 286,959 ratings · 19,463 reviews · 175 distinct worksSimilar authors
Faceless Killers (Kurt Wall...

by
3.77 avg rating — 61,680 ratings — published 1991 — 164 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Fifth Woman (Kurt Walla...

by
4.03 avg rating — 21,241 ratings — published 1996 — 106 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Dogs of Riga (Kurt Wall...

by
3.72 avg rating — 22,132 ratings — published 1992 — 131 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sidetracked (Kurt Wallander...

by
4.07 avg rating — 18,954 ratings — published 1995 — 115 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Man Who Smiled (Kurt Wa...

by
3.93 avg rating — 18,508 ratings — published 1994 — 113 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
One Step Behind  (Kurt Wall...

by
4.10 avg rating — 15,925 ratings — published 1997 — 110 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The White Lioness (Kurt Wal...

by
3.84 avg rating — 16,929 ratings — published 1993 — 110 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Firewall (Kurt Wallander, #8)

by
3.95 avg rating — 14,990 ratings — published 1998 — 93 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Troubled Man (Kurt Wall...

by
3.99 avg rating — 14,071 ratings — published 2009 — 90 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Man from Beijing

by
3.48 avg rating — 13,538 ratings — published 2007 — 93 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Henning Mankell…
The Pyramid: And Four Other... Faceless Killers The Dogs of Riga The White Lioness The Man Who Smiled Sidetracked The Fifth Woman
(12 books)
by
3.88 avg rating — 231,603 ratings

Faceless Killers The Dogs of Riga The White Lioness The Man Who Smiled Sidetracked The Fifth Woman One Step Behind
(10 books)
by
3.89 avg rating — 220,757 ratings

Tod in den Sternen Eiskalt wie der Tod Am Rande der Finsternis Ein toter aus Afrika Der unsichtbare Gegner Der wunde Punkt Bilderrätsel
(10 books)
by
3.98 avg rating — 14,144 ratings

Before the Frost
(1 book)
by
3.85 avg rating — 10,846 ratings

Italian Shoes After the Fire
(2 books)
by
3.72 avg rating — 9,725 ratings

More series by Henning Mankell…

Related News

When bestselling author Erik Larson moved to New York City in 2014, he experienced what he now describes as an eerie, “almost epiphanic moment.” Du...
38 likes · 28 comments
“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

“People always leave traces. No person is without a shadow.”
Henning Mankell, The Troubled Man

Polls

Książka lipca

 
  2 votes 66.7%

 
  1 vote 33.3%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

3 total votes
More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Romance Readers R...: This topic has been closed to new comments. January Monthly Challenge: Participants' List 75 185 Feb 02, 2009 11:12AM  
The Seasonal Read...: Time to study abroad 52 460 Sep 04, 2009 11:27PM  
The Seasonal Read...: Geography Lessons 95 398 Oct 10, 2009 07:10PM  
The Life of a Boo...: Heidi's TBR list 2010 5 145 Dec 28, 2009 08:41PM  
Mystery/Thriller ...: what's next after Larson's trilogy? 24 115 Jul 03, 2010 10:04PM