I can't wait to see Kenneth Branagh as Kurt Wallander. We in the U.S. have to wait to get our British shows. I'm a big fan of Scandinavian novels, and the Mystery Readers Journal had a great issue on Crime in Cold Climates: Scandinavian Mysteries. I thought I'd link some recent articles on Cold Crime.
Boyd Tonkin: Beyond Mankell: our fiends in the north
The Nordic Mystery Boom: Forget Holmes, Marple and Poirot. The Scandinavians have a clue by Joe Queenan
Crime Pays in a law-abiding Land There are numerous Blogs devoted to Scandinavian crime and well worth a look.
Cartoon of the Day: Pie Crust - From Rhymes with Orange, one of my favorite comics!
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