Norwegian "Queen of Crime" Karin Fossum is currently the most highly acclaimed writer of Scandinavian crime fiction in the English speaking world. Time of London recently named her one of the 50 greatest crime writers of all time, and Fossum's The Indian Bride was The Los Angeles Times Book List Winner in 2008.
Karin Fossum’s books often feature dark secrets in small, typically isolated, communities. Fossum uses the highly intelligent and melancholy inspector Sejer’s personality to enhance her first-rate grip on criminal psychology and keenness to question what we consider normal.
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The inspector Sejer series - In chronological order
- Don't Look Back
- He Who Fears the Wolf
- When the Devil Holds the Candle
- The Indian Bride
- Black Seconds
- The Water's Edge
Other crime fiction