Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of Nordic Book Club – ASF’s newest literary series. This season’s selections include Swedish crime thrillers, Danish contemporary fiction, and Finnish fantasy.

Discussions typically take place the last Tuesday of the month in the Halldór Laxness Library at Scandinavia House and online at

September 2015: Swedish Crime Thriller The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz

Book Club Discussion: September 29 | Related Book Talk: September 15

In this adrenaline-charged thriller (Knopf Doubleday, 2015), genius-hacker Lisbeth Salander and journalist Mikael Blomkvist face a dangerous new threat and must again join forces in book four of the worldwide number one bestselling Millennium series of novels.

See also The Girl in the Spider Web – Book Talk with David Lagercrantz in LECTURES & LITERARY section.



Image by Magnus Liam Karlsson.

TUE – 9-29-2015 – 6 pm
Series continues fall 2015 & winter 2016