With Mind's Eye (published in Sweden as Det Grovmaskiga Natet), Hakan Nesser got the Swedish Crime Writers' Academy Award for New Authors in 1993; for Borkmann's Point in 1994 and Woman with Birthmark in 1996, he received the best novel award. For Carambole, he received the Glass Key Award from the Crime Writers of Scandanavia in 1999 for best crime fiction of the year. Nesser splits his time between Sweden and London.
- The Return: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery (3)
- Borkmann's Point: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery 
- The Inspector and Silence: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery (5)
- Woman with Birthmark: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery (4)
- The Stranglers Honeymoon: Van Veeteren Mysteries Book 9 (The Van Veeteren Series)