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Scandinoir is the site dedicated to Scandinavian crime novels, where all those who love reading thriller books will find useful information and interesting news from the amazing world of Scandinavian detective novels.

On our site you will find continuous updates on the latest news from the exciting world of Scandinavian crime novels. In the “news” section you will find information about the latest published or translated books, the last award-winning writers and so on.

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The best crime novels of the year according to the Swedish Crime Novel Academy

And here comes the winners for 2010!

Best Swedish Crime novel:

Leif G.W. Persson, Den döende detektiven.


The Swedish Crime Novel Academy has now chosen

The Swedish Svenska Deckarakademin has chosen the books that will fight for the award of ”Årets bästa svenska kriminalroman” (Best Swedish Crime Novel of the Year) and ”Årets bästa till svenska översatta kriminalroman” (Best Translated Crime Novel of the Year).