Henning Mankell
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Henning Mankell

Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander mysteries are global bestsellers and have been adapted for television as a BAFTA Award-winning BBC series starring Kenneth Branagh. Mankell was awarded the Crime Writers' Association's Macallan Gold Dagger and the German Tolerance Prize, among many others. He divides his time between Sweden and Mozambique.

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Best Sellers

    • Faceless Killers

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell, Steven T. Murray - translator
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,384
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 926
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 914

    It was a crime of senseless violence....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A new favorite detective series!

    • By Joanna on 09-03-10

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Sidetracked

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 14 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 626
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 408
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 408

    While tracking a demented serial killer, Detective Kurt Wallander is beset with obstacles, including an unshakably haunting preoccupation with a girl who set herself on fire....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripped again...

    • By Rebecarol on 02-10-08

    Regular price: $25.17

    • The Man Who Smiled

    • By: Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson - translator
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 12 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 520
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 316
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320

    In this adventure from the pen of Sweden's master of crime and mystery, a disillusioned Inspector Kurt Wallander is thrown back into the fray when he becomes both hunter and hunted....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Mankell Trilogy

    • By Stevon on 07-14-07

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Fifth Woman

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell, Steven T. Murray - translator
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 17 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 970
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 550
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 556

    In an African convent, four nuns and an unidentified fifth woman are brutally murdered, and the death of the unknown woman is covered up by the local police....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A new Henning Mankell fan is born

    • By Rebecarol on 01-01-08

    Regular price: $27.97

    • After the Fire

    • By: Henning Mankell, Marlaine Delargy - translator
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 89

    Henning Mankell's last novel about an aging man whose quiet, solitary life on an isolated island off the coast of Sweden is turned upside down when his house catches fire....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Most boring book this year

    • By David on 11-16-17

    Regular price: $31.50

    • One Step Behind

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 15 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 677
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 338
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 337

    On Midsummer's Eve, three role-playing teens dressed in 18th-century garb are shot in a secluded Swedish meadow....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Definitely Recommend

    • By Joanna on 08-02-10

    Regular price: $27.97

    • The Troubled Man

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson - translator
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 16 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 693
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 431
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 442

    The much-anticipated return of Henning Mankell’s brilliant, brooding detective Kurt Wallander....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • "Somebody is not telling me the truth ..."

    • By Brendan on 08-02-12

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Dogs of Riga

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson - translator
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 723
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 481
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 474

    On the Swedish coastline, two bodies, victims of grisly torture and cold execution, are discovered in a life raft....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • My first Mankell book

    • By Stevon on 12-17-06

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The White Lioness

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell, Laurie Thompson - translator
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 17 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 701
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 435
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 435

    The execution-style murder of a Swedish housewife looks like a simple case, except that there is no obvious suspect....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great boo.

    • By Amelie on 01-17-08

    Regular price: $27.97

    • Firewall

    • A Kurt Wallander Mystery
    • By: Henning Mankell, Ebba Segerberg - translator
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 16 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 477
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 297
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 301

    Two cases become one and lead to a conspiracy that stretches far beyond the borders of Sweden....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good but not my favorite

    • By Kathleen on 01-16-09

    Regular price: $20.97

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