Snow, deep snow, is one of Henning Mankell’s first memories. Later in life, after choosing to divide his time between Mozambique and Sweden, Henning states:
“I stand with one foot in the snow and one foot in the sand.”

Henning Mankell’s first novel was published in 1973. The same year he went to Africa for the first time. Today Henning Mankell has written more than 40 novels that have sold more than 40 million copies worldwide.


"I don’t know why, but when I stepped out of the plane in Africa I had the odd feeling of coming home". The first time Henning ...
The Swedish movies portraying inspector Kurt Wallander have been filmed at various occasions. Wallander has been portrayed by Krister Henriksson, Rolf Lassgård and Gustaf Skarsgård ...

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2014-07-10

Wallander to become an opera

The project is a joint undertaking between the city of Ystad and the German city of Tübingen. Phillip Amelung, music director for the University of ...

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2014-07-08

Krister Henriksson on why he's leaving Wallander

In June Swedish actor Krister Henriksson did an interview with The Guardian on why he  is leaving Wallander. In the interveiw Krister Henriksson says: 'We ...

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