Tagged: Gunnar Staalesen

Book Review: Staalesen’s “Cold Hearts”

Thor A. Larsen Fishkill, N.Y. Almost 30 years ago, I read the first crime novel by Gunnar Staalesen, At Night All Wolves are Grey and I became hooked on Staalesen’s books. He has written...

Nordic Noir: Summer Crime Series – Varg Veum

Scandinavia House continues with the ever-popular crime series, Varg Veum, featuring film adaptations of Norwegian writer Gunnar Staalesen’s crime novels. The contemporary thriller series about hard-boiled private investigator Varg Veum is distinguished by dark...

Stefan Faldbakken to direct new Varg Veum feature

Norwegian director Stefan Faldbakken will direct the first feature in a new $14.2m (NOK 94m) film and television package based on the best selling Varg Veum novels by Gunnar Staalesen. Faldbakken will work on...