Swedish

Austin, Lynn (US author)

  • (F) Until We Reach Home – Swedish sisters question their decision to emigrate to America.  Will they find love, faith, and a home?

Bergstrom, Ingrid (Swedish-American author)

  • (NF) Ingrid: My Swedish American Life – Autobiography of a Swedish immigrant and her tireless pursuit of success in Chicago.

Eriksson, Kjell

  • (F) The Cruel Stars of the Night – Inspector Ann Lindell knows she is tracking a most cunning serial killer.

Köster, Hans-Curt

  • (NF) World of Carl Larsson – The most complete book in English about the beloved Swedish artist.

Larsson, Stieg – Books that combine mystery, family sagas, love stories, and best of all, financial intrigue.

  • (F) The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
  • (F) The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • (F) The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest

Larsson, Åsa

  • (F) Sun Storm – A visit back to her hometown in Northern Sweden brings attorney Rebecka Martinsson to confront a killer whose motives are impossible to guess.

Läckberg, Camilla

  • (F) The Ice Princess

Mankell, Henning – Breaking boundaries with global literature, he arguably is today’s foremost detective writer.

  • (F) Before the Frost
  • (F) Butterfly Blues 
  • (F) Chronicler of the Winds
  • (F) Daniel
  • (F) Depths
  • (F) The Dogs of Riga
  • (F) The Eye of the Leopard
  • (F) Faceless Killers
  • (F) The Fifth Woman
  • (F) Firewall
  • (NF) I Die, But the Memory Lives On – The World AIDS Crisis and the Memory Book Project Health and Fitness
  • (F) Italian Shoes
  • (F) Kennedy’s Brain
  • (F) The Man from Beijing
  • (F) The Man Who Smiled
  • (F) Mord
  • (F) One Step Behind
  • (F) Pyramids
  • (F) The Pyramid: and Four Other Kurt Wallander Mysteries
  • (F) The Return of the Dancing Master
  • (F) Shadow of the Leopard
  • (F) Shadows in Twilight
  • (F) Sidetracked
  • (F) Tea-Bag
  • (F) The Troubled Man
  • (F) When the Snow Fell
  • (F) The White Lioness

Moberg, Vilhelm – These books could be about many of our ancestors who struggled to prosper in America.  It is the story of Karl Oskar and Kristina Nilsson and their joys and tragedies of life in Minnesota.

  • (F) The Emigrants
  • (F) Unto a Good Land
  • (F) The Settlers
  • (F) Last Letter Home

Nilson, Ulf

  • (NF) What Happened to Sweden?  while America Became the Only Superpower The Author is a renowned world correspondent who explores the dynamics of America and offers a dissident’s view of Sweden.  A compelling look at where his native homeland is headed.

Olsson, Linda

  • (F) Astrid and Veronika – The story of a friendship in the midst of a harsh Swedish winter.
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