By Anders Roslund, Börge Hellström
The foreign mystery that Stockholm City hailed because the most sensible Crime Novel of the yr has eventually crossed the Atlantic! Three years in the past, Lydia and Alena have been hopeful women from Lithuania. Now they're intercourse slaves, lured to Sweden with the promise of higher jobs after which trapped in a Stockholm brothel, compelled to pay off their “debt.” all of sudden they're given an unforeseen likelihood at freedom, and with it the chance to take revenge on their enslavers and reclaim the lives and dignity they as soon as had. what is going to take place now that the tables are became and the sufferers struggle back? In this masterful mystery, the prestigious crew of Anders Roslund and Börge Hellström delve into the seedy underbelly of Stockholm. There we meet Lydia and Alena as they embark on a determined plan to show their captor and insist justice; law enforcement officials Sundkvist and Grens, at the path of either Lydia’s enslavers and Jochum Lang, a infamous mob enforcer; and Hilding Oldéus, a junkie on what can be his last—and so much destructive—bender. on the Söder health facility, their destinies start to converge in unforeseen and explosive ways.
Box 21is a Scandinavian mystery of the top order: a mindblowing mental drama written with robust depth. whilst it used to be released in Sweden, Solo called it “suspenseful, gripping, and intelligently written . . . virtually most unlikely to place down,” whereas SVT exclaimed: “Forget crime literature; this is often, easily positioned, nice literature!”
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