Swedish detective fiction has an icy edge: The cold, the darkness and the brooding populace biding time in the snow add something singular to the genre, something that could only come from the kind of mystery writer who’s spent too much time in the sauna. In fact, that hot, vaporous sensation runs through books like the best-selling Stieg Larsson’s enormously popular Lisbeth Salander trilogy: As steam rises,... More >>>