Tagged: Crime Novel

The origins of Norway’s bloody Easter

Norwegians invented modern crime fiction and celebrate Easter by reading about murder Glenn Folkvord Gjerdrum, Norway One would think that after a long, dark, and bitter winter, Norwegians would welcome spring, sun, and the...

Book cover: Snowblind

A classic whodunnit in small-town Iceland

Book review: Snowblind Christine Foster Meloni Washington Snowblind is a spellbinding thriller by Icelandic crime writer Ragnar Jónasson. It is the first novel in the author’s Dark Iceland Series, which is set in the...

Book review: Fossum’s Hell Fire

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Norwegian Karin Fossum is one of the most interesting crime writers in the field today. She creates little suspense in her novels. She presents the crime, describing what has...