you’re a fan of Nordic noir and read The Boy in
the Suitcase, you’ll want to follow up with this
latest novel by the talented Danish duo.
deserted Soviet military hospital in Hungary, two gypsy boys
search for odds and ends they can sell for a little money.
When they stumble upon something, which has value far beyond
what they could ever imagine, the two youngsters set off a
chain of events that will have serious repercussions.
of miles away in Copenhagen, Denmark, Red Cross nurse Nina
Borg visits a band of Hungarian gypsies suffering from a strange
illness. Placing her own life on the line, Nina wants to find
out what is making these people so sick. What she stumbles
into is a predicament that has exceedingly dire ramifications
and places many people at risk.
first novel was praised as a “frightening and tautly
told story” and said to pack “an almighty punch.”
Rest assured, this sequel is just as good, if not better!