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Van Veeteren
Van Veeteren is a fictional retired Detective Chief Inspector and the main character in a series of ten novels by Håkan Nesser, of which nine have been filmed. In the films, Van Veeteren is portrayed by Sven Wollter.[1] Setting[edit] The novels take place in a fictional town called Maardam[2], situated somewhere in a northern European country resembling the Netherlands, Sweden, Germany and Poland. Maardam has around 300 000 inhabitants (according to the first novel, The Mind's Eye). Character profile[edit] The main character, Van Veeteren, is in his sixties. In the first five novels he is still a Detective Chief Inspector; in the last five novels he is retired, but sometimes he leaves his antiquarian book store to help out with investigations. In his youth, he was a student at the university of Maardam. Van Veeteren is a bit grumpy and cynical, enjoys dark beer and chess. He has two children, Erich and Jess
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992
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The Mind's Eye (novel)
The Mind's Eye (Swedish: Det grovmaskiga nätet) is a 1993 novel by Håkan Nesser in the Van Veeteren series, translated into English in 2008 by Laurie Thompson. Nesser was awarded the 1993 Swedish Crime Writers' Academy Prize for new authors for this novel.[1] A TV series based on the novel was produced in 2000, see The Mind's Eye (TV series). References[edit]^ "Håkan Nesser skrev bästa deckaren" (in Swedish). Dagens nyheter. 27 November 2007
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Sven Wollter
Sven Justus Fredrik Wollter (born 11 January 1934) is a Swedish actor.[2] Wollter has starred in many films such as The Sacrifice, The Man on the Roof, The Man from Majorca, House of Angels
House of Angels
and Jerusalem, based on the novel by Selma Lagerlöf. For his roles in The Man from Majorca and Sista leken he won the award for Best Actor
Actor
at the 20th Guldbagge Awards.[3] He has been in TV series such as Natives of Hemsö
Natives of Hemsö
based on the novel by August Strindberg
August Strindberg
and Raskens from 1976, based on the novel by Vilhelm Moberg, which helped launch Wollter's career. In later years he has played Van Veeteren in Håkan Nesser's thriller series
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Håkan Nesser
Håkan Nesser
Håkan Nesser
(born 21 February 1950) is a Swedish author and teacher who has written a number of successful novels, mostly but not only crime fiction. He has won Best Swedish Crime Novel Award three times, and his novel Carambole won the prestigious Glass Key award in 2000. His books have been translated from Swedish into more than twenty languages.Contents1 Early life 2 Characters and themes 3 Bibliography3.1 Inspector Van Veeteren 3.2 Inspector Barbarotti 3.3 Other novels4 Filmography 5 Awards 6 References 7 External linksEarly life[edit] Håkan Nesser
Håkan Nesser
was born and grew up in Kumla, Örebro County; he has lived most of his adult life in Uppsala. His first novel was published in 1988, but he worked as a teacher until 1998 when he became a full-time author
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Van Veeteren
Van Veeteren is a fictional retired Detective Chief Inspector and the main character in a series of ten novels by Håkan Nesser, of which nine have been filmed. In the films, Van Veeteren is portrayed by Sven Wollter.[1] Setting[edit] The novels take place in a fictional town called Maardam[2], situated somewhere in a northern European country resembling the Netherlands, Sweden, Germany and Poland. Maardam has around 300 000 inhabitants (according to the first novel, The Mind's Eye). Character profile[edit] The main character, Van Veeteren, is in his sixties. In the first five novels he is still a Detective Chief Inspector; in the last five novels he is retired, but sometimes he leaves his antiquarian book store to help out with investigations. In his youth, he was a student at the university of Maardam. Van Veeteren is a bit grumpy and cynical, enjoys dark beer and chess. He has two children, Erich and Jess
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