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.

The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye (Millennium, #5)
The Girl in the Spider's Web (Millennium, #4)
A Death in Sweden
Blood on Snow (Blood on Snow, #1)
Police (Harry Hole, #10)
I'm Traveling Alone (Holger Munch & Mia Kruger, #1)
Uglen (Holger Munch og Mia Kruger #2)
Midnight Sun (Blood on Snow, #2)
The Missing
Lejontämjaren (Patrik Hedström, #9)
The Hanging Girl (Department Q, #6)
Stalker (Joona Linna, #5)
The Son
Häxan (Patrik Hedström, #10)
Kaninjägaren (Joona Linna, #6)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7)
The Keeper of Lost Causes (Department Q, #1)
The Redbreast (Harry Hole, #3)
The Devil's Star (Harry Hole, #5)
Flaggermusmannen (Harry Hole, #1)
Nemesis (Harry Hole, #4)
The Leopard (Harry Hole, #8)
The Ice Princess (Patrik Hedström, #1)
Faceless Killers (Kurt Wallander, #1)
Jar City (Inspector Erlendur, #3)
Phantom (Harry Hole, #9)
The Redeemer (Harry Hole, #6)
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 LarssonThe Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-OlsenSmilla's Sense of Snow by Peter Høeg
Nordic Noir
69 books — 28 voters
The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-OlsenSilence of the Grave by Arnaldur IndriðasonThe Boy in the Suitcase by Lene KaaberbølThe Redeemer by Jo NesbøThe Snowman by Jo Nesbø
Scandi Crime Fiction
19 books — 19 voters


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The Boy with the Painful Tattoo
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