Search Results: "Mons Kallentoft"


BOOK REVIEW

SUMMER DEATH by Mons Kallentoft
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 4, 2013

"Like Malin's debut (Midwinter Blood, 2012), this second of four seasonal procedurals is evocative, atmospheric, ingenious and overlong."
A Swedish summer is no kinder than winter to Malin Fors, her colleagues in the Linköping police department or the young girls who've become the targets of a murderous stalker. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AUTUMN KILLING by Mons Kallentoft
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"More than most recent Scandinavian procedurals, this series draws its model from Stieg Larsson's buried family secrets, troubled investigators, flaring emotional intensity, excessive length and multivolume architecture. The sex, however, is mostly good old-fashioned adultery."
This third seasonal case for Superintendent Malin Fors of the Linköping Police proves that Sweden's autumn can be just as grueling as its frigid winter or pitilessly bright summer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MIDWINTER BLOOD by Mons Kallentoft
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 5, 2012

"A complex, heartfelt, rather grueling procedural, middling for the current bumper crop of Scandinavian imports, and first of a series of four seasonal cases for Malin."
Kallentoft's first English-language translation pits Detective Inspector Malin Fors against a killer who committed an unspeakably ritualistic murder. Read full book review >