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 Golden Cage
The Girl Who Lived Twice (Millennium, #6)
The Chestnut Man
A Nearly Normal Family
The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye (Millennium, #5)
Knife (Harry Hole, #12)
The Mist (Hidden Iceland #3)
The Darkness
The Girl in the Spider's Web (Millennium, #4)
The Tenant (Kørner/Werner #1)
The Thirst (Harry Hole, #11)
Victim 2117 (Department Q, #8)
In the Name of Truth (Sandhamn Murders, #8)
The Man Who Died
The Island
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7)
The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
Flaggermusmannen (Harry Hole, #1)
The Keeper of Lost Causes (Department Q, #1)
The Redbreast (Harry Hole, #3)
Jar City (Inspector Erlendur, #3)
The Ice Princess (Patrik Hedström, #1)
Faceless Killers (Kurt Wallander, #1)
The Devil's Star (Harry Hole, #5)
Nemesis (Harry Hole, #4)
Cockroaches (Harry Hole, #2)
Snowblind (Dark Iceland #1)
The Leopard (Harry Hole, #8)
The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-OlsenSilence of the Grave by Arnaldur IndriðasonThe Snowman by Jo NesbøThe Boy in the Suitcase by Lene KaaberbølThe Redeemer by Jo Nesbø
Scandi Crime Fiction
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The Boy with the Painful Tattoo
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