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Nordic Noir - Scandinavian Crime Novels and DVDs: Introduction

Why Do We Love Gloomy Novels?

This fascinating Wall Street Journal article explores the appeal of Swedish, Norwegian, Danish and Icelandic mysteries.

Celebrate Easter Crime with the Norwegians

During the Easter holidays, Norwegians devote themselves to reading and watching mysteries. Definitely worth a pilgrimage to check out this celebration of literary crime.

Have you seen "The Killing?"

Read the book based on the Danish television series: The Killing by David Hewson

This article from the New York Times compares the Danish original and AMC's adaptation:

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