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Nordic Noir

Friday, December 11th, 2020

The winter months are here and it’s the perfect time to settle in and read a chilling mystery.

In this collection with its Nordic Noir theme, you’ll discover a mix of crime novels, classic mysteries, police procedurals and thrillers by Scandinavian authors.

Nordic Noir typically features a troubled protagonist, working through their inner turmoil in a cold, bleak and desolate climate. The dismal atmosphere creates a feeling of uneasiness which persists throughout the narrative. The cases are frequently based in violent crime or political corruption and can be vicious, reflecting humanity’s darker nature. 

Browse the dark and gritty titles on our list and find your next winter read!