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Until Thy Wrath Be Past - The Arctic Murders - atmospheric Scandi murder mysteries

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Oprah.com raved that Asa Larsson''s Rebecka Martinsson is a crime fighter who has all the needed gut insticts," and listed the series as "Mysteries Every Thinking Woman Should Read." In Until Thy Wrath Be Past the body of a young woman surfaces in the River Torne, in the far north of Sweden. Meanwhile, Rebecka Martinsson is working as a prosecutor in nearby Kiruna. Her sleep has been disturbed by haunting visions of a shadowy, accusing figure. Could the body be connected to the ghostly young woman in her dreams? Joining forces once again with Police Inspector Anna-Maria Mella, Rebecka is drawn into a murder and missing-person investigation that becomes entangled with old rumors of a German supply plane that mysteriously disappeared in 1943. Shame and secrecy shroud the locals'' memories of the war, with Sweden''s early collaboration with the Nazis still a raw wound. And on the windswept shore of a frozen lake lurks a faceless killer determined to keep the past buried forever beneath half a century''s silent ice and snow. With its psychologically complex twists and turns, this harrowing thriller captivates from the very first page.

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Oprah.com raved that Asa Larsson's Rebecka Martinsson is a crime fighter who has all the needed gut insticts," and listed the series as "Mysteries Every Thinking Woman Should Read." In Until Thy Wrath Be Past the body of a young woman surfaces in the River Torne, in the far north of Sweden. Meanwhile, Rebecka Martinsson is working as a prosecutor in nearby Kiruna. Her sleep has been disturbed by haunting visions of a shadowy, accusing figure. Could the body be connected to the ghostly young woman in her dreams?

Joining forces once again with Police Inspector Anna-Maria Mella, Rebecka is drawn into a murder and missing-person investigation that becomes entangled with old rumors of a German supply plane that mysteriously disappeared in 1943. Shame and secrecy shroud the locals' memories of the war, with Sweden's early collaboration with the Nazis still a raw wound. And on the windswept shore of a frozen lake lurks a faceless killer determined to keep the past buried forever beneath half a century's silent ice and snow. With its psychologically complex twists and turns, this harrowing thriller captivates from the very first page.

Product details

Authors 197 Larsson, Asa Larsson, Åsa Larsson, sa, Laurie Thompson
Assisted by Laurie Thompson (Translation)
Publisher Quercus Publishing
 
Languages English
Product format Paperback
Released 12.10.2023
 
EAN 9781529432367
ISBN 978-1-5294-3236-7
No. of pages 336
Dimensions 126 mm x 194 mm x 26 mm
Series The Arctic Murders
Subjects Fiction > Narrative literature
Fiction > Suspense

FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths, Crime & mystery, Fiction in translation, FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense, Sweden, Crime and mystery fiction, TRAVEL / Europe / Nordic Countries / General

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