2/3/1948 - 10/5/2015
Authors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Henning Mankell
Henning Mankell, the hesitant figurehead of Scandinavian crime fiction whose books about the gloomy, soul-searching police inspector Kurt Wallander enticed readers around the world, has died, according to The Associated Press.
Mankell's publisher Leopard said Monday on its website that the author and theater director died in the city of Goteborg, southwestern Sweden, during the night. He had cancer.
His books, including "Faceless Killers," "The Troubled Man," "One Step Behind" and...