Death of Henning Mankell

February 3, 1948 - October 5, 2015
Goteborg, Sweden | Age 67

Swedish author of crime fiction
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STOCKHOLM (AP) - 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.
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 following his battle with cancer. His books sold more than 40 million copies worldwide.
In January 2014, Mankell...

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