Camilla Läckberg & Steven T. Murray (translator) Returning to her hometown after the funeral of her parents, writer Erica Falck finds a community on the brink of tragedy. The death of her childhood friend, Alex, is just the beginning. Her wrists slashed, her body frozen in an ice cold bath, it seems that she has taken her own life. Erica conceives a memoir about the beautiful but remote Alex, one that will answer questions about their lost friendship.
While her interest grows to an obsession, local detective Patrik Hedstrom is following his own suspicions about the case. But it is only when they start working together that the truth begins to emerge about the small town with a deeply disturbing past.
Camilla Läckberg The remote resort town of Fjällbacka has seen more than its share of tragedies, but a little girl found in a fisherman's net may be the worst yet - especially when the postmortem reveals that this was a methodical murder, not an accidental drowning.
Local detective Patrik Hedstrom has just become a father, and it’s his grim task to discover who could have killed a child both he and his partner Erica knew well. He realizes that the solution lies with finding a motive for this terrible crime. Although Hedstrom is no stranger to the criminal mind, he couldn’t possibly predict how this case will reach into Fjällbacka’s darkest heart, spanning generations and ripping aside its idyllic façade, perhaps forever.
Camilla Läckberg In the fishing community of Fjällbacka, life is remote, peaceful—and for some, tragically short. Foul play was always suspected in the disappearance 20 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, religious fanatics and criminals. The suspect list is long but time is short—which of this family’s dark secrets will provide the vital clue?
Camilla Läckberg The brilliant new psychological thriller from worldwide best seller Camilla Läckberg - the chilling struggle of a young woman facing the darkest chapter of Europe’s past.
Crime writer Erica Falck is shocked to discover a Nazi medal among her late mother’s possessions. Haunted by a childhood of neglect, she resolves to dig deep into her family’s past and finally uncover the reasons why. Her enquiries lead her to the home of a retired history teacher. He was among her mother’s circle of friends during the Second World War but her questions are met with bizarre and evasive answers.
Two days later he meets a violent death. Detective Patrik Hedström, Erica’s husband, is on paternity leave but soon becomes embroiled in the murder investigation. Who would kill so ruthlessly to bury secrets so old? Reluctantly Erica must read her mother’s wartime diaries. But within the pages is a painful revelation about Erica’s past. Could what little knowledge she has be enough to endanger her husband and newborn baby? The dark past is coming to light, and no one will escape the truth of how they came to be...
Camilla Läckberg A local woman is killed in a tragic car crash, but while the victim’s blood contains high alcohol levels, she rarely drank a drop. Meanwhile, a reality TV show begins shooting in Fjällbacka, and as cameras shadow the stars’ every move, tempers flare. When a drunken party ends with an unpopular contestant’s murder, all eyes turn to the cast and crew. Could there be a murderer among them? The ratings spike as the country tunes in to a real life murder mystery.
Detective Patrik Hedstrom finds himself increasingly unable to focus on the strange circumstances of the first case, but what if that holds the key to a series of other unsolved cases across Sweden? Under the unforgiving media spotlight, Patrik tackles his most challenging investigation yet.
Camilla Läckberg In the latest from worldwide best seller Camilla Lackberg, a new novel from a reclusive Fjallbacka resident has enraptured the community - but what secrets and tragedies are lurking behind the pages and threatening to come to life?
Christian Thydell's dream has come true. His debut novel, The Mermaid, has been published to rave reviews. So why is he as distant and unhappy as ever?
When crime writer Erica Falck, who helped Christian discover and develop his talents, learns he has been receiving anonymous threats, she investigates not just the messages but also the young author's mysterious past. Then one of Christian's closet friends, Magnus, goes missing.
Erica's husband, Detective Patrik Hedstrom, has his worst suspicions confirmed as the mind games aimed at Christian become a disturbing reality. Christian's group of friends - a "gang of four" from childhood - is a tangled web of relationships, love triangles, and family secrets that Erica and Patrik must unravel in order to discover what really happened to Magnus and who is still threatening Christian.
But with the victims themselves concealing evidence, the investigation is going nowhere. Is their silence driven by fear or guilt? What is the secret they would rather die to protect than live to see revealed?
Camilla Läckberg From internationally best-selling Swedish crime sensation Camilla Läckberg comes a new psychological thriller - irresistible for fans of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbø.
Mats Sverin was Fjällbacka's financial director on a regeneration project worth millions. When he's found dead, detective Patrik Hedström must find answers.
It seems Mats was a man who everybody liked yet nobody really knew - a man with something to hide. Is it just a coincidence that his high school sweetheart, Nathalie, has returned to the area? Does she know who Mats really was?
Nathalie has her own secret. Something has forced her and her five-year-old son to flee to their remote family home on the Ghost Isle, where she'll shield her son from the evils of the world.
But as the murder investigation draws a blank, the police have to dig deeper - and before long, everyone's lives will be dragged into the light.
Camilla Läckberg Forfatteren Erica Falck vender tilbage til sin barndoms skærgård, Fjällbacka for at gøre boet op efter sine afdøde forældre. Ved et tilfælde finder Erica sin tidligere sjæleveninde, Alexandra, liggende i badekarret i barndomshjemmet med håndleddene skåret over - forblødt til døde. Det lille samfund rystes yderligere af et mistænkeligt dødsfald, da den fordrukne Maler-Anders bliver fundet kvalt blandt sine vandaliserede kunstværker. Den lokale politibetjent fra Tanumshede politistation, Patrik Hedström, står for efterforskningen, og han og Erica hvirvles ind i optrævlingen af Alexandras og Anders¿ skæbne. For at finde ud af hvad, der ligger til grund for de bestialske hændelser, må Erica og Patrik helt tilbage til fortiden og barndommens minder for at afsløre de makabre hemmeligheder, som det tilsyneladende idylliske samfund bærer på. Et samfund, hvor løgnens og forstillelsens magt hersker og i værste fald kan føre til mord. Please note: This title is in Danish.
Camilla Läckberg Der Nr.-1-Bestseller aus Schweden!
Verdammt seid ihr, die ihr Schuld auf euch geladen habt. Ein Strauß weißer Lilien, ein Umschlag. Christian Thydell, der beliebte Bibliothekar von Fjällbacka, wird bedroht. Die Situation eskaliert, als Christians alter Schulfreund Magnus tot im Meer gefunden wird. Kommissar Patrik Hedström vermutet ein Familiendrama und beginnt in der Vergangenheit zu graben. Doch erst seine Frau, die Schriftstellerin Erica Falck, entdeckt das Geheimnis der Meerjungfrau.
Camilla Läckberg Das Dorf Fjällbacka ist alarmiert: Der pensionierte Geschichtslehrer Erik Frankel wurde ermordet. Der beliebte alte Mann war ein angesehener Spezialist für die NS-Zeit. Die Ermittlungen der schwedischen Polizei konzentrieren sich auf Neonazikreise. Doch Erica Falck vermutet das Motiv in Frankels Vergangenheit. Gemeinsam mit ihrer Mutter hatte er den Widerstand gegen die deutschen Besatzer unterstützt. Dunkle Jahre, über die Ericas Mutter nie gesprochen hat. Für Erica ist es an der Zeit, das große Geheimnis ihrer Mutter zu ergründen. Damit gerät sie ins Visier des Mörders.
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