Essay Topic 1
What problems do the Swedish media cause for the police force? What does this say about the responsibility the media has towards society?
Essay Topic 2
In what ways could Wallander be called a flawed character? Why is it important to the story and the series in general that Wallander is so imperfect?
Essay Topic 3
What problems does the book highlight about Swedish society? How does the author use genre conventions of a detective story to highlight these problems?
Essay Topic 4
What problems does Wallander have with his family? How are these problems affecting Wallander's social life? How do you think he can solve or get over these problems?
Essay Topic 5
What is the significance of Johannes' murder being so brutal? How does it link to the main themes in the book?
Essay Topic 6
What is the significance of Wallander's father's painting the same scene over and...
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