Joona Linna is the main character in a series of Scandinavian crime fiction novels by Lars Kepler. Joona Linna is a Chief Inspector for the Swedish Police Force. He is of Finnish descent. He’s described as tall, strong, quiet, charismatic, observant, reliable, fearless and determined. Joona has a past he is secretive about, and the […]
Lars Kepler is the pen name of Swedish authors Alexander & Alexandra Ahndoril. Together, they write Scandinavian crime fiction featuring Chief Inspector Joona Linna. Prior to teaming up, both authors had been published under their own names. They even submitted the manuscript to their debut collaborative novel (The Hypnotist) anonymously. They soon had Swedish tabloids […]
The nominees for the 2011 Strand Magazine Critics Awards have been announced! These awards look to recognize the best in mystery fiction and are judged by such media outlets as USA Today, the LA Times, the Chicago Tribune and others.