Nordic Noir

Nordic noir is a genre comprising crime fiction written in the Nordic countries with certain common characteristics, typically in a realistic style with a dark, morally complex mood, breaking away from the older "whodunit" influenced by the British country house murder mystery. ...more

The Man Burned by Winter (Rooker Lindström #1)
The Chestnut Man
Outside
The Resting Place
Dark Music (Rekke & Vargas, #1)
The Harbor (Kørner and Werner, #4)
The Night Singer (The Island Murders, #1)
The Girl Who Died
The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye (Millennium, #5)
Spegelmannen
The Golden Cage (Faye's Revenge, #1)
The Girl Who Lived Twice (Millennium, #6)
The Butterfly House (Korner and Werner, #3)
The Witch Hunter (Jessica Niemi, #1)
El mentalista (Mina Dabiri og Vincent Walder, #1)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7)
The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
Flaggermusmannen (Harry Hole, #1)
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
The Keeper of Lost Causes (Department Q, #1)
The Redbreast (Harry Hole, #3)
Snowblind (Dark Iceland #1)
Nemesis (Harry Hole, #4)
Faceless Killers (Kurt Wallander, #1)
Jar City (Inspector Erlendur, #3)
The Ice Princess (Patrik Hedström, #1)
The Devil's Star (Harry Hole, #5)
Cockroaches (Harry Hole, #2)
The Leopard (Harry Hole, #8)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg LarssonThe Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg LarssonThe Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg LarssonSmilla's Sense of Snow by Peter HøegThe Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen
Nordic Noir
111 books — 63 voters
Jäniskerroin by Antti TuomainenMy First Murder by Leena LehtolainenThe Nightingale Murder by Leena LehtolainenDerailed by Leena LehtolainenBelow the Surface by Leena Lehtolainen
Finnish Noir
17 books — 2 voters



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