Top 200 Mysteries and thrillers set in the Nordic countries


  1. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson‘The
  2. The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2) by Stieg Larsson‘The
  3. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest (Millennium, #3) by Stieg Larsson‘The
  4. The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7) by Jo Nesbø‘The
  5. The Redbreast (Harry Hole, #3) by Jo Nesbø‘The
  6. The Keeper of Lost Causes (Department Q, #1) by Jussi Adler-Olsen‘The
  7. The Devil’s Star (Harry Hole, #5) by Jo Nesbø‘The
  8. Nemesis (Harry Hole, #4) by Jo Nesbø‘Nemesis
  9. The Ice Princess (Patrik Hedström, #1) by Camilla Läckberg‘The
  10. Smilla’s Sense of Snow by Peter Høeg‘Smilla's
  11. Faceless Killers (Kurt Wallander, #1) by Henning Mankell‘Faceless
  12. Silence of the Grave (Inspector Erlendur #4) by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Silence
  13. Jar City (Inspector Erlendur, #3) by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Jar
  14. Panserhjerte (Harry Hole, #8) by Jo Nesbø‘Panserhjerte
  15. Voices (Inspector Erlendur #5) by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Voices
  16. Arctic Chill (Inspector Erlendur #7) by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Arctic
  17. Frelseren (Harry Hole, #6) by Jo Nesbø‘Frelseren
  18. The Dogs of Riga (Kurt Wallander, #2) by Henning Mankell‘The
  19. Phantom (Harry Hole, #9) by Jo Nesbø‘Phantom
  20. The Absent One (Department Q, #2) by Jussi Adler-Olsen‘The
  21. The Boy in the Suitcase (Nina Borg, #1) by Lene Kaaberbøl‘The
  22. One Step Behind (Kurt Wallander, #7) by Henning Mankell‘One
  23. Headhunters by Jo Nesbø‘Headhunters’
  24. The Fifth Woman (Kurt Wallander, #6) by Henning Mankell‘The
  25. The Draining Lake (Inspector Erlendur #6) by Arnaldur Indriðason‘The
  26. Sidetracked (Kurt Wallander, #5) by Henning Mankell‘Sidetracked
  27. The Preacher (Patrik Hedström, #2) by Camilla Läckberg‘The
  28. The Man Who Smiled (Kurt Wallander #4) by Henning Mankell‘The
  29. The White Lioness (Kurt Wallander, #3) by Henning Mankell‘The
  30. The Laughing Policeman (Martin Beck, #4) by Maj Sjöwall‘The
  31. A Conspiracy of Faith (Department Q, #3) by Jussi Adler-Olsen‘A
  32. Hypothermia (Inspector Erlendur #8) by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Hypothermia
  33. Flaggermusmannen (Harry Hole, #1) by Jo Nesbø‘Flaggermusmannen
  34. Firewall (Wallander, #8) by Henning Mankell‘Firewall
  35. Don’t Look Back (Konrad Sejer, #2) by Karin Fossum‘Don't
  36. The Hypnotist (Joona Linna, #1) by Lars Kepler‘The
  37. Before the Frost (Linda Wallander #1) by Henning Mankell‘Before
  38. Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist‘Let
  39. Cockroaches (Harry Hole, #2) by Jo Nesbø‘Cockroaches
  40. Roseanna (Martin Beck, #1) by Maj Sjöwall‘Roseanna
  41. Mind’s Eye (Inspector Van Veeteren #1) by Håkan Nesser‘Mind's
  42. Stenhuggaren (Patrik Hedström, #3) by Camilla Läckberg‘Stenhuggaren
  43. The Man from Beijing by Henning Mankell‘The
  44. The Son by Jo Nesbø‘The
  45. Police (Harry Hole, #10) by Jo Nesbø‘Police
  46. He Who Fears the Wolf (Konrad Sejer, #3) by Karin Fossum‘He
  47. Three Seconds (Grens & Sundkvist #5) by Anders Roslund‘Three
  48. The Troubled Man (Kurt Wallander, #10) by Henning Mankell‘The
  49. The Return of the Dancing Master by Henning Mankell‘The
  50. The Pyramid: And Four Other Kurt Wallander Mysteries (Kurt Wallander, #9) by Henning Mankell‘The
  51. Echoes from the Dead (The Öland Quartet #1) by Johan Theorin‘Echoes
  52. The Indian Bride (Konrad Sejer, #5) by Karin Fossum‘The
  53. Borkmann’s Point (Inspector Van Veeteren #2) by Håkan Nesser‘Borkmann's
  54. Sun Storm (Rebecka Martinsson, #1) by Åsa Larsson‘Sun
  55. Last Rituals (Þóra Guðmundsdóttir, #1) by Yrsa Sigurðardóttir‘Last
  56. Snow Angels (Inspector Kari Vaara, #1) by James Thompson‘Snow
  57. The Man on the Balcony (Martin Beck, #3) by Maj Sjöwall‘The
  58. The Man Who Went Up in Smoke (Martin Beck, #2) by Maj Sjöwall‘The
  59. The Return (Inspector Van Veeteren #3) by Håkan Nesser‘The
  60. The Fire Engine That Disappeared (Martin Beck, #5) by Maj Sjöwall‘The
  61. The Abominable Man (Martin Beck, #7) by Maj Sjöwall‘The
  62. Black Seconds (Konrad Sejer, #6) by Karin Fossum‘Black
  63. The Blood Spilt (Rebecka Martinsson, #2) by Åsa Larsson‘The
  64. When the Devil Holds the Candle (Konrad Sejer, #4) by Karin Fossum‘When
  65. The Water’s Edge (Konrad Sejer, #8) by Karin Fossum‘The
  66. The Hidden Child (Patrik Hedström, #5) by Camilla Läckberg‘The
  67. Jo Nesbø Collection: The Redbreast, The Snowman, The Devil’s Star by Jo Nesbø‘Jo
  68. The Princess of Burundi by Kjell Eriksson‘The
  69. The Torso (Inspector Huss #3) by Helene Tursten‘The
  70. The Black Path (Rebecka Martinsson, #3) by Åsa Larsson‘The
  71. Woman with Birthmark (Inspector Van Veeteren #4) by Håkan Nesser‘Woman
  72. The Darkest Room (The Öland Quartet, #2) by Johan Theorin‘The
  73. Evas Öga (Konrad Sejer, #1) by Karin Fossum‘Evas
  74. The Locked Room (Martin Beck, #8) by Maj Sjöwall‘The
  75. Fyrvaktaren (Patrik Hedström, #7) by Camilla Läckberg‘Fyrvaktaren
  76. Broken by Karin Fossum‘Broken’
  77. Sun and Shadow (Inspector Winter, #3) by Åke Edwardson‘Sun
  78. My Soul to Take by Yrsa Sigurðardóttir‘My
  79. Frozen Tracks (Inspector Winter, #5) by Åke Edwardson‘Frozen
  80. The Inspector and Silence (Inspector Van Veeteren #5) by Håkan Nesser‘The
  81. Murder on the Thirty-first Floor by Per Wahlöö‘Murder
  82. Olycksfågeln (Patrik Hedström, #4) by Camilla Läckberg‘Olycksfågeln
  83. Blackwater by Kerstin Ekman‘Blackwater’
  84. Invisible Murder (Nina Borg, #2) by Lene Kaaberbøl‘Invisible
  85. Operation Napoleon by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Operation
  86. Detective Inspector Huss (Inspector Huss #1) by Helene Tursten‘Detective
  87. The Shadow Woman (Inspector Winter #2) by Åke Edwardson‘The
  88. Journal 64 (Afdeling Q, #4) by Jussi Adler-Olsen‘Journal
  89. Jo Nesbø Collection: The Leopard, the Redeemer, the Snowman, the Devils Star by Jo Nesbø‘Jo
  90. Misterioso (A-gruppen, #1) by Arne Dahl‘Misterioso
  91. Death of a Nightingale (Nina Borg, #3) by Lene Kaaberbøl‘Death
  92. The Glass Devil (Inspector Huss #4) by Helene Tursten‘The
  93. Missing by Karin Alvtegen‘Missing’
  94. Zoia’s Gold by Philip Sington‘Zoia's
  95. Harbor by John Ajvide Lindqvist‘Harbor’
  96. Sjöjungfrun (Patrik Hedström, #6) by Camilla Läckberg‘Sjöjungfrun
  97. Never End (Inspector Winter, #4) by Åke Edwardson‘Never
  98. The Vault (Grens & Sundkvist #2) by Anders Roslund‘The
  99. Death Angels (Inspector Winter, #1) by Åke Edwardson‘Death
  100. Studio sex (Annika Bengtzon, #1) by Liza Marklund‘Studio
  101. Spring Tide (Rönning & Stilton, #1) by Cilla Börjlind‘Spring
  102. Night Rounds (Inspector Huss #2) by Helene Tursten‘Night
  103. Burial Rites by Hannah Kent‘Burial
  104. The Eye of the Leopard by Henning Mankell‘The
  105. Handling the Undead by John Ajvide Lindqvist‘Handling
  106. Murder at the Savoy (Martin Beck, #6) by Maj Sjöwall‘Murder
  107. Depths by Henning Mankell‘Depths’
  108. Cop Killer (Martin Beck, #9) by Maj Sjöwall‘Cop
  109. Midwinter Blood by Mons Kallentoft‘Midwinter
  110. Kennedy’s Brain by Henning Mankell‘Kennedy's
  111. The Hanging Girl (Department Q, #6) by Jussi Adler-Olsen‘The
  112. Münsters Fall (Inspector Van Veeteren #6) by Håkan Nesser‘Münsters
  113. The Girl in the Spider’s Web (Millennium, #4) by David Lagercrantz‘The
  114. Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson‘Out
  115. Black Skies (Inspector Erlendur, #10) by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Black
  116. An Event in Autumn (Kurt Wallander, #9.5) by Henning Mankell‘An
  117. The Gingerbread House (Hammarbyserien, #1) by Carin Gerhardsen‘The
  118. Betrayal by Karin Alvtegen‘Betrayal’
  119. The True Deceiver by Tove Jansson‘The
  120. The Quarry (The Öland Quartet, #3) by Johan Theorin‘The
  121. Vänaste land (Inspector Winter, #8) by Åke Edwardson
  122. Under the Snow by Kerstin Ekman‘Under
  123. Call Me Princess by Sara Blaedel‘Call
  124. Winterland by Åke Edwardson‘Winterland’
  125. Änglamakerskan (Patrik Hedström, #8) by Camilla Läckberg‘Änglamakerskan
  126. 1222 över havet (Hanne Wilhelmsen #8) by Anne Holt‘1222
  127. I Can See in the Dark by Karin Fossum‘I
  128. The Man in the Window by K.O. Dahl‘The
  129. The Last Fix by K.O. Dahl‘The
  130. The Drowned Boy (Konrad Sejer, #11) by Karin Fossum‘The
  131. Fjällgraven (Sebastian Bergman, #3) by Michael Hjorth‘Fjällgraven
  132. Sprängaren (Annika Bengtzon, #4) by Liza Marklund‘Sprängaren
  133. Farewell to Freedom (Louise Rick / Camilla Lind #4) by Sara Blaedel‘Farewell
  134. The Scarred Woman (Department Q, #7) by Jussi Adler-Olsen‘The
  135. Snabba cash by Jens Lapidus‘Snabba
  136. Only One Life (Louise Rick / Camilla Lind #3) by Sara Blaedel‘Only
  137. Red Wolf (Annika Bengtzon, #5) by Liza Marklund‘Red
  138. Marco Effekten (Afdeling Q, #5) by Jussi Adler-Olsen‘Marco
  139. Dark Secrets (Sebastian Bergman, #1) by Michael Hjorth‘Dark
  140. Lärjungen (Sebastian Bergman, #2) by Michael Hjorth‘Lärjungen
  141. The Last Good Man (Niels Bentzon, #1) by A.J. Kazinski‘The
  142. Last Will by Liza Marklund‘Last
  143. The Bone Collector (Lincoln Rhyme, #1) by Jeffery Deaver‘The
  144. The Fourth Man by K.O. Dahl‘The
  145. Livstid (Annika Bengtzon, #7) by Liza Marklund‘Livstid
  146. Shadow by Karin Alvtegen‘Shadow’
  147. Shame by Karin Alvtegen‘Shame’
  148. O Nadador by Joakim Zander‘O
  149. Wolf Winter by Cecilia Ekbäck‘Wolf
  150. The Greenlanders by Jane Smiley‘The
  151. Kim Novak badade aldrig i Genesarets sjö by Håkan Nesser‘Kim
  152. Der unglückliche Mörder (Inspector Van Veeteren, #7) by Håkan Nesser‘Der
  153. Den stumma flickan (Sebastian Bergman, #4) by Michael Hjorth‘Den
  154. The Murder of Halland by Pia Juul‘The
  155. Little Star by John Ajvide Lindqvist‘Little
  156. Night Without End by Alistair MacLean‘Night
  157. Mamma, pappa, barn (Hammarbyserien, #2) by Carin Gerhardsen‘Mamma,
  158. Kuolemanspiraali (Maria Kallio #5) by Leena Lehtolainen‘Kuolemanspiraali
  159. The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1) by Jasper Fforde‘The
  160. Mördaren ljuger inte ensam (Puck och Einar Bure, #1) by Maria Lang‘Mördaren
  161. The Terrorists (Martin Beck, #10) by Maj Sjöwall‘The
  162. The Bat (Harry Hole, #1) by Jo Nesbø‘The
  163. Luminainen (Maria Kallio, #4) by Leena Lehtolainen‘Luminainen
  164. Yours Until Death (Varg Veum, #2) by Gunnar Staalesen‘Yours
  165. The Beast (Grens & Sundkvist #1) by Anders Roslund‘The
  166. Kuparisydän by Leena Lehtolainen‘Kuparisydän’
  167. Summer Death by Mons Kallentoft‘Summer
  168. Harmin paikka (Maria Kallio #2) by Leena Lehtolainen‘Harmin
  169. Dødens drabanter (Varg Veum, #15) by Gunnar Staalesen‘Dødens
  170. Petits suicides entre amis by Arto Paasilinna‘Petits
  171. The Year of the Hare by Arto Paasilinna‘The
  172. My First Murder (Maria Kallio, #1) by Leena Lehtolainen‘My
  173. Lethal Investments by K.O. Dahl‘Lethal
  174. Chasing the Storm by Martin Molsted‘Chasing
  175. Ennen lähtöä (Maria Kallio, #7) by Leena Lehtolainen‘Ennen
  176. Pikkujuttu / Naisen rikos : intohimosta rikokseen by Pirkko Arhippa‘Pikkujuttu
  177. Tuulen puolella (Maria Kallio, #6) by Leena Lehtolainen‘Tuulen
  178. The Exception by Christian Jungersen‘The
  179. The Flatey Enigma by Viktor Arnar Ingólfsson‘The
  180. House of Evidence by Viktor Arnar Ingólfsson‘House
  181. Into Oblivion by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Into
  182. Ice Station Zebra by Alistair MacLean‘Ice
  183. Prime Time (Annika Bengtzon, #3) by Liza Marklund‘Prime
  184. Paradise by Liza Marklund‘Paradise’
  185. Strange Bird by Anna Jansson‘Strange
  186. Cell 8 (Grens & Sundkvist #3) by Anders Roslund‘Cell
  187. Asgard Park by Ronald Simonar‘Asgard
  188. Death of a Carpet Dealer by Karin Wahlberg‘Death
  189. Where the Shadows Lie (Fire & Ice, #1) by Michael Ridpath‘Where
  190. Slay Ride by Dick Francis‘Slay
  191. Silence by Jan Costin Wagner‘Silence’
  192. The Swede (Ernst Grip #1) by Robert Karjel‘The
  193. Where Monsters Dwell (Odd Singsaker, #1) by Jørgen Brekke‘Where
  194. Forty Days Without Shadow by Olivier Truc‘Forty
  195. The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde‘The
  196. Strange Shores by Arnaldur Indriðason‘Strange
  197. The American Girl by Monika Fagerholm‘The
  198. The Academy: Making of a Ruler (The Eagle King’s Academy, #1) by C.C. Monö‘The
  199. Medan mörkret faller (Carl Hell, #1) by Anna Lihammer‘Medan
  200. Dregs (William Wisting, #1) by Jørn Lier Horst‘Dregs


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