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The Swede

Ernst Grip #1

by Robert Karjel Harper (July 07, 2015)

A Swedish security agent is summoned to interrogate a terror suspect held by the FBI in this sophisticated, fast-paced thriller—but the prisoner isn't the only one with something to hide.

At a remote military...


The Swimmer

Klara Walldéen #1

by Joakim Zander Harper (February 10, 2015)

A deep-cover CIA agent races across Europe to save the daughter he never knew in this electrifying debut thriller—an international sensation billed as “Homeland meets Stieg Larsson” that heralds the arrival...


Red Wolf: A Novel

Annika Bengtzon #5

by Liza Marklund Atria Books (February 15, 2011)

The inspiration for the hit film series, Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter, now available on Netflix.

Beneath a dark winter sky. . .death waits patiently.

A journalist is murdered in the frozen white landscape...


The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden

by Jonas Jonasson & Rachel Willson-Broyles Ecco (April 29, 2014)

Jonas Jonasson's picaresque tale of how one person's actions can have far-reaching—even global—consequences, written with the same light-hearted satirical voice as his bestselling debut novel, The 100-Year-Old...


Memory of Water

by Emmi Itaranta Harper Voyager (June 10, 2014)

An amazing, award-winning speculative fiction debut novel by a major new talent, in the vein of Ursula K. Le Guin.

Global warming has changed the world’s geography and its politics. Wars are waged over water,...


Room No. 10

Chief Inspector Erik Winter #7

by Åke Edwardson Simon & Schuster (March 05, 2013)

A YOUNG WOMAN IS DISCOVERED hanged in a room in a decrepit hotel, and Gothenburg’s Chief Inspector Erik Winter must try to figure out what happened. As Winter looks around, he realizes that he was in the same...


Trophy

by Steffen Jacobsen & Charlotte Barslund Arcade (July 04, 2017)

For Fans of Jo Nesbø, Stieg Larsson, and Henning Mankell, a Gripping Nordic Thriller That Was a Bestseller in Denmark

After the death of her industrialist father, Elizabeth Caspersen finds a compromising DVD...


Retribution

by Steffen Jacobsen & Charlotte Barslund Arcade (July 03, 2018)

On a warm Autumn afternoon, Denmark's largest amusement park, Tivoli Gardens, is devastated by a terrorist attack that leaves more than 1,200 dead. No one claims responsibility for the attack, and seven months...


The Sacrament

by Olaf Olafsson Ecco (December 03, 2019)

The haunting, vivid story of a nun whose past returns to her in unexpected ways, all while investigating a mysterious death and a series of harrowing abuse claims

A young nun is sent by the Vatican to investigate...


The Wolf and the Watchman

by Niklas Natt och Dag Atria Books (March 05, 2019)

“It’s early to be pegging the year’s best books, but The Wolf and the Watchman, Niklas Natt och Dag’s stunning debut, is sure to be one of them.” —The Washington Post

“What's better than an ornate...


Slowly We Die

by Emelie Schepp HQ Digital (July 19, 2018)

2017 SWEDISH CRIME WRITER OF THE YEAR

A slip of a scapel…

A patient’s accidental maiming leads a young surgeon to abandon his profession… Now, ten years later, a series of gruesomely senseless murders...


The Chestnut Man

by Soren Sveistrup Harper (September 03, 2019)

A Best Book of the Year: Kirkus, Library Journal, New York Times Book Review

A Book of the Month Club selection | An Indie Next Pick

FROM THE CREATOR OF THE HIT TELEVISION SHOW THE KILLING, “a full-throttle...


The Friend

by Joakim Zander Harper Paperbacks (June 25, 2019)

Joakim Zander delivers another "compelling, timely, and character-centered thriller" (Booklist) in this riveting story of international espionage.

November 2015. Jacob Seger arrives in Lebanon eager to make...


The Accidental Further Adventures of the Hundred-Year-Old Man

by Jonas Jonasson & Rachel Willson-Broyles William Morrow Paperbacks (January 15, 2019)

The hysterical, clever, and unforgettable sequel to Jonas Jonasson’s international bestseller The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared.

He's back. Even older. Even funnier.

It...


The Invention of Ana

by Mikkel Rosengaard Custom House (February 13, 2018)

A New York Times Paperback Row Editor's Choice

Combining the infectious narration of Nick Hornby’s Funny Girl, the philosophical lyricism of Roberto Bolaño’s The Savage Detectives, and the mesmerizing power...


How to Fall In Love with a Man Who Lives in a Bush

by Emmy Abrahamson Harper Paperbacks (March 20, 2018)

For readers of quirky Scandinavian fiction comes this charming and witty debut novel by Emmy Abrahamson—perfect for fans of Jonas Jonasson.

Love stinks. Or maybe it just needs a shower . . .

Vienna: famous...


One Station Away

by Olaf Olafsson Ecco (December 05, 2017)

From the critically acclaimed Olaf Olafsson, an intimate yet sweeping story of a New York neurologist and the three women who change his life

An overlooked pianist who finally receives fraught success after decades...


Restoration

by Olaf Olafsson Ecco (February 07, 2012)

“A tremendous talent.”

Boston Globe

Restoration is an elegantly constructed work of fiction, seamlessly moving between the past and the present.”

—Ron Rash, bestselling author of Serena

Acclaimed novelist...


The Redbreast

Harry Hole #3

by Jo Nesbo Harper (January 03, 2012)

“An elegant and complex thriller….Harrowingly beautiful.”

New York Times Book Review

“A hugely impressive achievement—ambitious in scope, and skilled in execution.”

Los Angeles Times

The Redbreast...


The Devil's Star: A Novel

Harry Hole #5

by Jo Nesbo Harper (January 03, 2012)

Detective Harry Hole is on the trail of a diabolical serial killer terrorizing Oslo in another electrifying thriller in the Harry Hole series from the author of The Snowman.

“It’s fascinating to watch this...


The Believer

Klara Walldéen #2

by Joakim Zander Harper (January 17, 2017)

An intricately plotted and brilliantly conceived stand-alone sequel to the international bestseller The Swimmer that turns the hottest political topics of our times into a complex, resonant thriller in the vein...


After the Monsoon

Ernst Grip #2

by Robert Karjel Harper (July 03, 2018)

From the author of the international bestseller The Swede comes an electrifying thriller set in the terrorist- and pirate-infested world of the Horn of Africa—where the sea caresses the desert, alliances shift...


The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules

by Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg Harper Paperbacks (July 12, 2016)

#1 International Bestseller

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel meets The Italian Job in internationally-bestselling author Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg’s witty and insightful comedy of errors about a group of delinquent...


The Weaver

by Emmi Itaranta Harper Voyager (November 01, 2016)

The author of the critically acclaimed Memory of Water returns with this literary ecological tale in the vein of Ursula K. Le Guin and Sheri S. Tepper, in which an innocent young woman becomes entangled in a...


Burned: A Novel

Henning Juul #1

by Thomas Enger Atria Books (October 04, 2011)

 

Uncovering class divisions, racial conflicts, and tangled emotions, this gritty, shocking

novel of suspense heralds the arrival of a major new talent.

 

Henning Juul is a veteran investigative crime reporter...


Last Rituals

Thóra Gudmundsdóttir #1

by Yrsa Sigurdardottir HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

At a university in Reykjavík, the body of a young German student is discovered, his eyes cut out and strange symbols carved into his chest. Police waste no time in making an arrest, but the victim's family...


Nemesis

Harry Hole #4

by Jo Nesbo HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

“Nesbø’s storytelling abilities are incomparable. Nemesis is crime novel as art form and great entertainment.”

USA Today

The #1 international bestseller from one of the most celebrated crime writers...


My Soul to Take: A Novel of Iceland

Thóra Gudmundsdóttir #2

by Yrsa Sigurdardottir HarperCollins e-books (April 28, 2009)

“Top notch crime fiction.”

Boston Globe

 

American readers first met Icelandic lawyer and investigator Thóra Gudmundsdóttir in Last Rituals. In My Soul to Take, internationally acclaimed author Yrsa Sigurdardóttir...


The Nightmare

Joona Linna #2

by Lars Kepler HarperCollins (June 01, 2012)

From the bestselling author of The Hypnotist and Stalker comes the second high-octane thriller featuring Detective Inspector Joona Linna

He is an artist in terror

The lifeless body of a young woman is discovered...