Lifetime

Lifetime

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The most famous police officer in Sweden is found murdered in his bed. His four-year-old son is missing. His wife is suspected of killing both of them. No one believes her when she says she is innocent. No one except for news reporter Annika Bengtzon. Her personal life in turmoil, she turns all her energies to her work, investigating the life of the murdered man. But if his wife is innocent, where is their son? And will the truth be uncovered in time to find him...before it's too late?show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 32mm | 320g
  • Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • Corgi Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0552161950
  • 9780552161954
  • 44,127

Review quote

"This is a cleverly plotted story which, like so much Swedish crime fiction, features situations and characters one can believe in or sympathise with and is set firmly in contemporary society." * Literary Review * "She has been dubbed 'Scandinavia's queen of crime fiction' and in this, her latest novel, Liza Marklund maintains her moniker with a plot that will intrigue and excited" * SHIP magazine * "Marklund has created a complex page-turner, complete with gritty realism, a flawed but likable protagonist, and nonstop suspense." * Publishers Weekly * "One of the most popular crime writers of our time" * PATRICIA CORNWELL * "No one tells a story like Liza Marklund" * KARIN SLAUGHTER *show more

About Liza Marklund

Liza Marklund is an author, publisher, journalist, columnist, and goodwill ambassador for UNICEF. Her crime novels featuring the relentless reporter Annika Bengtzon instantly became an international hit, and Marklund's books have sold 12 million copies in 30 languages to date. http://www.lizamarklund.com/show more

Review Text

"One of the most popular crime writers of our time"show more

Back cover copy

The most famous police officer in Sweden is found murdered in his bed. His four-year-old son is missing. His wife is suspected of killing both of them. No one believes her when she says she is innocent. No one except for news reporter Annika Bengtzon. Her personal life in turmoil, she turns all her energies to her work, investigating the life of the murdered man. But if his wife is innocent, where is their son? And will the truth be uncovered in time to find him…before it’s too late?show more

Rating details

2,049 ratings
3.64 out of 5 stars
5 19% (395)
4 38% (776)
3 33% (678)
2 8% (157)
1 2% (43)
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