Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Compelling Euro Crime Dramas

Bron/Broen (The Bridge) - > Sweden/Denmark

Happy Valley - > Britain

Hraunio (The Lava Field) - > Iceland

La Treve (The Break) - > Belgium

Line of Duty - > Britain

The Missing - > Britain/France

Bla Ogon (Blue Eyes) - > Sweden

Ofaero (Trapped) - > Iceland

Wallander - > Sweden

Hinterland - > Wales

The Fall - > Northern Ireland

Forbrydelsen (The Killing) -> Denmark

The Missing - > Sweden

Svartsjon (Black Lake) - > Sweden/Denmark/Norway

Valkyrien - > Norway

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Sunday, July 30, 2017

My Haphazard Summer Reading List

In a Lonely Place by Dorothy B. Hughes

The Fire Engine that Disappeared by Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo

Scandinavians: In search of the soul of the North by Robert Ferguson

Grand Hotel by Vicki Baum

The Go-Between by L.P Hartley

Death in Florence: The Medici, Savanarola and the Battle for the Soul of the Renaissance City by Paul Stathern

The Borgias: the Hidden History by G.J. Meyer

An Unlikely Prince: The Life and Times of Machiavelli by Niccolo Capponi

The Artist, the Philosopher and the Warrior by Paul Strathern

The Jurguthine War and the Catiline Conspiracy by Sallust