Series: The Barbarotti Series

The Culpability of Albin Runge

Håkan Nesser

Barbarotti is back—this time on Gotland! The #1 Swedish Bestseller.”I shouldn’t be alive”, writes academic and bus driver Albin Runge in his diary notes in 2013. So, when someone seems to be threatening to kill him, he is very understanding, and even…

Swedish title: Den sorgsne busschauffören från Alster

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 29-07-2020

The Lonely Ones

Håkan Nesser

A trip behind the Iron Curtain would change their lives forever…It begins in 1969. Six young people arrive in Uppsala. Different circumstances push the three young couples together and, over the course of a few years, they become friends. A summer…

Swedish title: De ensamma

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 21-05-2010

The Story of Mr Roos

Håkan Nesser

Mr. Roos is a man whose charm can be compared to a glass of lukewarm water…59 years old Ante Valdemar Roos lives with his second wife and barely gets along with his two stepdaughters. One day, a winning lottery ticket makes it possible for him to f…

Swedish title: Berättelse om herr Roos

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 15-08-2008

The Root of Evil

Håkan Nesser

A friendly vacation with dramatic consequencesOne summer in the early 2000s, a handful of Swedish tourists spend a couple of weeks together in Finistère, Brittany. Two couples and two singletons – in all, six newfound friends. They spend their days s…

Swedish title: En helt annan historia

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 03-04-2007

The Darkest Day

Håkan Nesser

When family secrets are revealedIt is December in Kymlinge and the Hermansson family gather to celebrate a 105th birthday party – dad Karl-Erik is turning 65, his eldest daughter Ebba, 40. But nothing goes according to plan. On the night before the b…

Swedish title: Människa utan hund

Series: The Barbarotti Series

Category: Fiction / Crime & Suspense

Pub date: 07-04-2006

Format: 500 pages