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November Wrap Up

November has been a low reading month due to exams, I only managed to read two complete books and half of another.

THE WHITE LIONESS: 142 more words


Spa Gem in Sweden: Ystad Saltsjobad

It was Inspector Kurt Wallander, the fictional lead of the  eponymous “Nordic noir” PBS/Masterpiece series, that interested me in Ystad in the first place.   597 more words


October Wrap Up

October has unintencionally been the Swedish author month for me. I started reading one book and was only able to read a couple of chapters before stopping reading it, but it the second half of it ended up being great. 294 more words


Field Notes: The Troubled Man

We watched the final episode of the BBC’s Wallander entitled “The Troubled Man” based on the book of the same name by Swedish author Henning Mankell this past Sunday (10/16/16) evening, and it was a calm and thoughtful end to a great series. 213 more words


cornfield, Skane

I took a few photos trying to get a “Wallander” landscape.  I think this is the best.


Three great cop shows -- all European!

By Caitlin Kelly

I’m not, per se, a huge fan of cop shows, (although I enjoyed, and miss, NYPD Blue.)

But three shows have really caught my attention: Wallander (the Swedish version), The Tunnel and Inspector Lewis. 559 more words


Detective Inspector Irene Huss - the TV Series

The 12 episode series Detective Inspector Irene Huss is based on the novels of the same name authored by Helene Tursten. On a lark, I picked up a copy of the first book in the series when I was at Northshire Books in Saratoga in June and enjoyed it. 242 more words