Maj Sjöwall

Maj Sjöwall is a Swedish author and translator. She is best known for the collaborative work with her partner Per Wahlöö on a series of ten novels about the exploits of Martin Beck, a police detective in Stockholm. In 1971, the fourth of these books, The Laughing Policeman (a translation of Den skrattande polisen, originally published in 1968) won an Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for Best Novel.They also wrote novels separately.

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Series: Martin Beck

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Review THE LAUGHING POLICEMAN - Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
Karen Chisholm
Saturday, October 13, 2007
Review THE MAN ON THE BALCONY - Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
Karen Chisholm
Friday, October 12, 2007
Review THE MAN WHO WENT UP IN SMOKE - Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
Karen Chisholm
Wednesday, September 5, 2007

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