From Library Staff
Henning Mankell is the old man of Swedish mysteries. Here's the first in the series, starring Inspector Kurt Wallander. It was a senselessly violent crime: on a cold night in a remote Swedish farmhouse an elderly farmer is bludgeoned to death, and his wife is left to die with a noose around her n... Read More »
Sweden: Ystad police Inspector Kurt Wallander comes with baggage, including a failed marriage and an estranged daughter, but it doesn't affect his ability to solve crimes.