Best Swedish Crime Novel Award
- Best Swedish Crime Novel Award
The Best Swedish Crime Novel Award ("Bästa svenska kriminalroman") is a literary prize awarded annually since 1982 by the Swedish Crime Writers' Academy.
The winners of the award are:
* 1982 - Leif GW Persson for "Samhällsbärarna"
* 1983 - Ulf Durling for "Lugnet efter stormen"
* 1984 - Staffan Westerlund for "Svärtornas år"
* 1985 - Jean Bolinder for "För älskarns och mördarns skull"
* 1986 - Staffan Westerlund for "Större än sanningen"
* 1987 - Olov Svedelid for "Barnarov"
* 1988 - Jan Guillou for "I nationens intresse"
* 1989 - Kjell-Olof Bornemark for "Skyldig utan skuld"
* 1990 - Jean Bolinder for "Dödisgropen"
* 1991 - Henning Mankell for "Mördare utan ansikte" (translated as "Faceless Killers")
* 1992 - Gösta Unefäldt for "Polisen och mordet i stadshuset"
* 1993 - Kerstin Ekman for "Händelser vid vatten" (translated as "Blackwater")
* 1994 - Håkan Nesser for "Borkmanns punkt" (translated as "Borkmann's Point")
* 1995 - Henning Mankell for "Villospår" (translated as "Sidetracked")
* 1996 - Håkan Nesser for "Kvinna med födelsemärke"
* 1997 - Åke Edwardson for "Dans med en ängel"
* 1998 - Inger Frimansson for "God natt min älskade" (translated as "Good Night, My Darling")
* 1999 - Sven Westerberg for "Guds fruktansvärda frånvaro"
* 2000 - Aino Trosell for "Om hjärtat ännu slår"
* 2001 - Åke Edwardson for "Himlen är en plats på jorden" (translated as "Frozen Tracks")
* 2002 - Kjell Eriksson for "Prinsessan av Burundi" (translated as "The Princess of Burundi")
* 2003 - Leif GW Persson for "En annan tid, ett annat liv"
* 2004 - Åsa Larsson for "Det blod som spillts" (translated as "The Blood Spilt")
* 2005 - Inger Frimansson for "Skuggan i vattnet" (translated as "The Shadow in the Water")
* 2006 - Stieg Larsson for "Flickan som lekte med elden" (translated as "The Girl who Played with Fire")
* 2007 - Håkan Nesser for "En helt annan historia"
* [http://www.deckarakademin.se/ Swedish Crime Writers' Academy]
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