Category Archives: Arne Dahl

Book vs Adaptation: Bad Blood

The book The second available in translation from what is now a ten book series in the original Swedish, BAD BLOOD sees Sweden’s team of elite police investigators (Team A) on the trail of a vicious killer. The first victim is … Continue reading

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Books of the Month – September 2011

After a bit of a slump during August I seemed to find my reading mojo again in September, getting through a reasonable number of books and, more importantly, finding many of them to be outstanding. In the end I gave … Continue reading

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Review: Misterioso by Arne Dahl

Misterioso opens with an odd prologue featuring a darts-playing bank employee engaging in his daily ritual of opening the bank for which he works. We then jump to a completely unrelated event in which a Kosovar refugee who has recently … Continue reading

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