With more lives at stake, Joona and Saga must fight to stop a killer who always seems to be one step ahead. The second book in the #1 internationally bestselling Joona Linna series, The Nightmare finds Joona teaming up with a national security agent to find the link between two mysterious, seemingly unrelated deaths.
The Nightmare: A novel Joona Linna Book 2 #ad - One summer night, police discover the lifeless body of a young woman on an abandoned yacht. She appears to have drowned, but it's clear she was never in the water. Ultimately the case will lead them into the shadowy world of international arms trafficking, where they are forced to confront a ruthless psychopath.
The Fire Witness: A novel Joona Linna Book 3Vintage Crime/Black Lizard #ad - As he digs deeper into the case, he finds himself in dark and dangerous territory. But a woman claiming to see visions of the murdered girl insists there is more going on than meets the eye, and Joona is inclined to believe her. One girl is dead, and another is missing. The local police want to close the case quickly, especially after they discover a bloody hammer under the missing girl's bed.
The Fire Witness: A novel Joona Linna Book 3 #ad - The third installment of the #1 internationally bestselling Joona Linna series, The Fire Witness sees Joona drawn into a gruesome, mysterious murder at a home for wayward girls. Detective joona linna is on leave dealing with personal and professional issues when he gets pulled into the investigation of a horrific murder at a home for wayward teenage girls.
This compelling thriller will have you turning pages long into the night.
The Hypnotist: A novel Joona Linna Book 1Vintage Crime/Black Lizard #ad - The only problem is, he's lapsed into a catatonic state. When the doctor breaks his promise, he triggers a terrifying chain of events that will put all their lives in jeopardy. Desperate for information, Linna enlists trauma expert Dr. A riveting new translation of the first installment in the #1 internationally bestselling Joona Linna series, The Hypnotist shows the lengths one determined detective is willing to go to solve a horrific crime.
A gruesome triple homicide attracts the interest of Detective Joona Linna of the National Crime Police. Erik maria bark, hoping to hypnotize the boy and uncover the secrets locked in his memory. There's only one surviving witness--the boy whose family was killed before his eyes. But, scarred by past experiences, Bark has sworn never to use hypnosis again.
The Sandman: A novel Joona Linna Book 4Vintage Crime/Black Lizard #ad - She will have to go under deep cover in the psychiatric ward where Jurek is imprisoned, and she will have to find a way to get to the psychopath before it's too late--and before he gets inside her head. Now mikael tells the police that his sister is still alive and being held by someone he knows only as the Sandman.
They were long thought to have been victims of Sweden's most notorious serial killer, Jurek Walter, now serving a life sentence in a maximum security psychiatric hospital. Thirteen years earlier, he went missing along with his younger sister. With its tight, staccato chapters and cast of dangerous wraiths lurking everywhere, The Sandman is a nonstop fright.
The Sandman: A novel Joona Linna Book 4 #ad - Janet maslin, the new york timesthe #1 internationally best-selling thriller from the author of The Hypnotist tells the chilling story of a manipulative serial killer and the two brilliant police agents who must try to beat him at his own game. Late one night, outside Stockholm, Mikael Kohler-Frost is found wandering.
He is keenly aware of what this killer is capable of, and now he is certain that Jurek has an accomplice. He knows that any chance of rescuing mikael's sister depends on getting Jurek to talk, and that the only agent capable of this is Inspector Saga Bauer, a twenty-seven-year-old prodigy. Years ago, detective inspector Joona Linna made an excruciating personal sacrifice to ensure Jurek's capture.
Stalker: A novel Joona Linna Book 5Vintage Crime/Black Lizard #ad - Bark is leery of forcing people to give up their secrets. This is not a book for anyone on heart medication. But this time, Bark is the one hiding things. Years before, he had put a man away for an eerily similar crime, and now he's beginning to think that an innocent man may be behind bars--and a serial killer still on the loose.
Kepler is a virtuoso at delivering scenes of suspense. Marilyn stasio, the new york times book reviewthe internationally bestselling authors of The Sandman and The Hypnotist return with a terrifying new thriller: Detective Joona Linna--recently returned from compassionate leave--reunites with hypnotist Erik Maria Bark in a search for a seemingly unassailable sadistic killer.
Stalker: A novel Joona Linna Book 5 #ad - The swedish national crime Unit receives a video of a young woman in her home, clearly unaware that she's being watched. Linna, in turn, recruits erik Maria Bark, the hypnotist and expert in trauma, with whom Linna's worked before. With the arrival of the next, similar video, the police understand that the killer is toying with them, warning of a new victim, knowing there's nothing they can do.
Soon after the tape is received, the woman's body is found horrifically mutilated. Lars kepler … has a taste for the macabre and a surefire recipe for the lurid serial-killer thriller. Detective margot silverman is put in charge of the investigation, and soon asks Detective Joona Linna for help.
The Island: A Thriller The Hulda Series Book 2Minotaur Books #ad - But one of them isn't going to make it out alive. A place completely cut off from the outside world, to reconnect. The newest superstar on the Icelandic crime fiction scene has arrived with a superb followup to The Darkness. And detective inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir is determined to find the truth in the darkness.
Ragnar jonasson burst onto the american scene with Snowblind and Nightblind, the first two novels in the Ari Thor thriller series, and the praise was overwhelming. Shortlisted for the crime novel of the year award in icelandthird place, novel of the year Award 2016 in Iceland, selected by booksellersOne of the bestselling novels in Iceland in 2016Autumn of 1987 takes a young couple on a romantic trip in the Westfjords holiday—a trip that gets an unexpected ending and has catastrophic consequences.
The Island: A Thriller The Hulda Series Book 2 #ad - Ten years later a small group of friends go for a weekend in an old hunting lodge in Elliðaey. With the darkness, he launched a new series featuring a completely new sleuth, Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdottir of the Reykjavik Police department. The island is the second book in this series.
The Reckoning: A Thriller Children's House Book 2Minotaur Books #ad - Grownups, she decides, are useless. Vaka sits, regretting her choice of coat, on the cold steps of her new school. Her father appears to have forgotten to pick her up, her mother has forgotten to give her this week’s pocket money, and the school is already locked for the day. The reckoning is the stunning follow-up to The Legacy, which was the start of a thrilling new series that Booklist starred recommends for fans of Tana French.
The girl lives at the back of the school, on the other side of a high fence, and Vaka asks to call her father from the girl's house. That afternoon is the last time anyone sees Vaka. Detective huldar and child psychologist Freyja are called in. When a girl approaches, vaka recognizes her immediately from class, and from her unusual appearance: two of her fingers are missing.
The Reckoning: A Thriller Children's House Book 2 #ad - With no way to call home, she resigns herself to waiting on the steps until her father remembers her. Soon, they find themselves at the heart of another shocking case. From the international number one-bestselling author of The Silence of the Sea, winner of the 2015 Petrona Award for Best Scandinavian Crime Novel Yrsa Sigurdardottir returns with the follow-up to The Legacy.
Rupture: An Ari Thor Thriller The Dark Iceland Series Book 4Minotaur Books #ad - Hailed for combining the darkness of Nordic Noir with classic mystery writing, author Ragnar Jonasson’s books are haunting, atmospheric, and complex. But the case proves difficult in a town where no one wants to know the truth, where secrets are a way of life. A huge bestseller in england, and Australia, France, the fourth book in the Ari Thor thriller series from a spectacular new crime writer.
With a stalker on the loose, and the town in quarantine, the past might just come back to haunt them. He's assisted by Ísrún, a news reporter in Reykjavik who is investigating an increasingly chilling case of her own. Rupture, the latest ari thór thriller, delivers another dark mystery that is chillingly stunning with its complexity and fluidity.
Rupture: An Ari Thor Thriller The Dark Iceland Series Book 4 #ad - Young policeman ari thór tries to solve a 50-year-old murder when new evidence surfaces. Things take a sinister turn when a child goes missing in broad daylight.
The Legacy: A Thriller Children's House Book 1Minotaur Books #ad - Freyja, who distrusts the police in general and Huldar in particular, isn’t best pleased. And she’s not talking. The only person who might have the answers to a baffling murder case is the victim’s seven-year-old daughter, found hiding in the room where her mother died. Newly-promoted, out of his depth, detective Huldar turns to Freyja for her expertise with traumatized young people.
The first in a stunning new series from the author of The Silence of the Sea, winner of the 2015 Petrona Award for best Scandinavian Crime Novel. The legacy is the first installment in a fantastic new series featuring the psychologist Freyja and the police officer Huldar. But she’s determined to keep little Margret safe.
The Legacy: A Thriller Children's House Book 1 #ad - The killer is leaving them strange clues, but can they crack the code? And if they do, will they be next? It may prove tricky.