Today, there are about as many famous female detective story writers as men, but this has not always been the case, according to Nisse Scherman.

- In 1998, there were maybe two.

But they are becoming more and more and the number of Swedish crime novels is also increasing.

This year alone, 350 will be released.

In addition to buying books or mingling with their favorite author, everything ends with an award ceremony on Sunday when, among other things, this year's best Swedish crime novel is chosen.

In the video, Nisse Scherman talks about why the genre is so big and what a really good crime novel must have.

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