Tag Archives: Maj Sjowall

Faithless by Kjell Ola Dahl

“The sun coming through the window made it difficult to see the writing on the screen. Gunnarstranda drew the curtain. Then his mobile beeped. It was a text from Tove. She wanted to know which version of ‘Come Rain or Come Shine’ he liked best.  What sort of question was that? There were loads of […]

Roseanna by Maj Sjowall & Per Wahloo

Miriam and Douglas recently attended the Edinburgh International Book Festival and listened to Ian Rankin interview Maj Sjowall.  They had a chance to speak to her as she signed their copies of Roseanna, the first book in the series of ten that she wrote with her husband Per Wahloo . Maj was a very engaging […]

Maj Sjöwall hosted by Ian Rankin at the Edinburgh International Book Festival by Andy Watson (Guest Blogger)

Maj Sjöwall hosted by Ian Rankin Wednesday 14 August, 13.30 Baillie Gifford Main Theatre, Edinburgh International Book Festival Maj Sjöwall is a Swedish author and translator and is best known for a series of ten novels about Martin Beck, a police detective in Stockholm, which she wrote alongside her partner Per Wahlöö.  In 1971, the […]