Nordic Noir We’re Loving This Year

NordicNoir_Novel SuspectsContemporary Scandinavian literature is having a huge moment internationally. The global rise of Nordic Noir, also known as Nordic crime fiction, has in some ways paved the way for literary Scandinavian fiction on the international stage. This is in no way an extensive list but may be a good place to start if you’re unsure of what to read. In this list, characters are racing against time to stop murders that threaten their community. They uncover secrets that will turn their whole worlds upside down, fracturing the cracks that may have already been there.

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