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For the first time in English, the second psychological thriller from No 1 bestselling Swedish crime sensation Camilla Läckberg
In the fishing community of Fjallbacka, life is remote, peaceful – and for some, tragically short.
Foul play was always suspected in the disappearance twenty years ago of two young holidaymakers in the area. Now a young boy out playing has confirmed this grim truth. Their remains, discovered with those of a fresh victim, send the town into shock.
Local detective Patrik Hedstrom, expecting a baby with his girlfriend Erica, can only imagine what it is like to lose a child. When a second young girl goes missing, Hedstrom’s attention focuses on the Hults, a feuding clan of misfits, relgious fanatics and criminals. The suspect list is long but time is short – which of this family’s dark secrets will provide the vital clue?
‘Strong portrayals and ice-cold suspense from Sweden’s new Agatha Christie’ My Life
‘This is unputdownable. Läckberg keeps the thrills coming until the very end’ Viva
‘Camilla Läckberg was voted Swedish Writer of the Year for 2005. Bring on the next one!’ Crimezone.nl
‘An amazingly mature, well thought-out and exciting criminal novel…Leckberg stands out as the best first-time offender of the year’ Jury