Posted: January 15, 2010 in Uncategorized


You can see all the Euro Crime reviewers Top Reads of 2009 here.

My own translated crime fiction choices had a distinctly Northern European bias.

Best translated crime fiction read in 2009:

I also read an exceptional book about the lives of ordinary people living in Nazi Germany:

This masterpiece written in 1947 while not strictly crime fiction was by far the most moving book I read this year and deserves a special mention.
  1. >These are excellent choices, Norman!!

  2. >Thanks, Margot. These books all had great plots and interesting characters and these factors are a bit more important than any political message. Alone in Berlin of course had all three and I think should be compulsory reading in our schools.

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