10 Must Read Swedish Books

April Witch - Majgull Axelsson Simon and the Oaks - Marianne Fredriksson, Joan Tate The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared - Jonas Jonasson Let the Right One In: A Novel - John Ajvide Lindqvist The Road. - Harry MARTINSON Popular Music from Vittula - Laurie Thompson, Mikael Niemi Astrid and Veronika - Linda Olsson The Saga of Gösta Berling - Selma Lagerlöf, Paul Norlen, George C. Schoolfield The Serious Game - Hjalmar Soderberg,  Eva Claeson (Translator) The People of Hemsö - August Strindberg

A nice list put together by the nice people at the official "portal to Sweden" site. I've read about half of these, and it's a nice range from very recent YA through some very (very!) funny humour to classic Swedish literature by a handful of Nobel winners. Sure to be at least something on this list you'll enjoy, so have at it:

 

http://sweden.se/culture/10-swedish-must-read-books/