Regarded as one of the finest literary crime writers in Scandinavia, celebrated author, critic and editor Arne Dahl is the man behind the bestselling Intercrime (A-team) series. The highly praised series has sold more than 2.5 million copies and has won its creator such distinguished awards as the premier crime writing awards in Germany, Denmark and Sweden.
The Arne Dahl television series has been nominated for the International TV Dagger 2013, which the Crime Writers Association (UK) will announce at the ITV televised Specsavers Crime Thriller Awards on October 24. Other nominees include US TV series Boardwalk Empire and Homeland.
The Arne Dahl TV series has been a great success on BBC4! Bad Blood is the second Arne Dahl crime novel to be published in UK/Ireland, US, Australia and New Zealand, following "The Blinded Man" (Misterioso).
The TV series has aired in Sweden, Germany, Austria, UK, Finland, Netherlands, Belgium and Japan. Now, the series is broadcasted in Norway and Latin America. Starting June 10th, the pay per view channel Film&Arts have been broadcasting in Colombia, Venezuela, Chile, Argentina and Brazil. More information about the series in the TV Series / Films section.
Arne Dahl''s latest crime novel Zorn in the second book series about the OpCop team quickly climbed the bestseller list in Germany. Bußestunde, the tenth and last of the Intercrime / A Unit series premiered at number 9 on the Spiegel bestseller list for hardcovers.
Arne Dahl is busy writing his fourth novel in the Opcop series, but he will be travelling to Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, Uruguay and the Czech republic to meet readers More info in the Calendar section.
The international Arne Dahl fan page on Facebook presents news about the crime novels, TV series and all upcoming readings and other tour dates. The page is run by Arne Dahl himself. If you have any questions for him, this is the place to be!
News from Twitter and Facebook:
Arne Dahl's German-Czech tour 2013
In Germany: Sunday 27. Oktober,… (2013-10-26)
Arne Dahl in Montevideo + Buenos Aires
Arne Dahl will be attending the… (2013-10-08)
Nominated for International TV Dagger
The Arne Dahl television series… (2013-10-05)
UK Events in September
Arne Dahl will visit the following… (2013-09-10)
New Nordic Noir – Arne Dahl … (2013-06-22)