Magdalena Johansson
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The science corner of Top Gear

The science corner of Top Gear

On the remote Isle of Harris in Scotland's Outer Hebrides, a man washes up on a deserted beach, hypothermic and completely disoriented. He has no idea who he is or how he got there. The only clue to his condition is a map of the island showing a desolate, ancient path called the Coffin Road. With a sense of dread and no clear idea what lies at the other end, he knows he must follow the trail if he has any hope of discovering his identity.  Meanwhile, homicide detective George Gunn makes t...

On the remote Isle of Harris in Scotland's Outer Hebrides, a man washes up on a deserted beach, hypothermic and completely disoriented. He has no idea who he is or how he got there. The only clue to his condition is a map of the island showing a desolate, ancient path called the Coffin Road. With a sense of dread and no clear idea what lies at the other end, he knows he must follow the trail if he has any hope of discovering his identity. Meanwhile, homicide detective George Gunn makes t...

The Good Daughter by Karin Slaughter

The Good Daughter by Karin Slaughter

A Cold Day For Murder by Dana Stabenow My rating: 4 of 5 stars  Somewhere in the hinterlands of Alaska, among the millions of sprawling acres that comprise “The Park,” a young National Park Ranger has gone missing. When the detective sent after him also vanishes, the Anchorage DA’s department must turn to their reluctant former investigator, Kate Shugak. Shugak knows The Park because she’s of The Park, an Aleut who left her home village of Niniltna to pursue education, a career, and the…

A Cold Day For Murder by Dana Stabenow My rating: 4 of 5 stars Somewhere in the hinterlands of Alaska, among the millions of sprawling acres that comprise “The Park,” a young National Park Ranger has gone missing. When the detective sent after him also vanishes, the Anchorage DA’s department must turn to their reluctant former investigator, Kate Shugak. Shugak knows The Park because she’s of The Park, an Aleut who left her home village of Niniltna to pursue education, a career, and the…

Little Boy Lost by J.D. Trafford My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars  In a city divided and broken, this revelation will set it on fire…  Attorney Justin Glass’s practice, housed in a shabby office on the north side of Saint Louis, isn’t doing so well that he can afford to work for free. But when eight-year-old Tanisha Walker offers him a jar full of change to find her missing brother, he doesn’t have the heart to turn her away.  Justin had hoped to find the boy alive and well. But all that was found…

Little Boy Lost by J.D. Trafford My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars In a city divided and broken, this revelation will set it on fire… Attorney Justin Glass’s practice, housed in a shabby office on the north side of Saint Louis, isn’t doing so well that he can afford to work for free. But when eight-year-old Tanisha Walker offers him a jar full of change to find her missing brother, he doesn’t have the heart to turn her away. Justin had hoped to find the boy alive and well. But all that was found…

A Little Death in Dixie by Lisa Turner My rating: 4 of 5 stars  Power. Passion. Mystery. Memphis.  Is a killer stalking women in the steamy darkness of the River City's August nights? Or could the threat be something more personal?  One of Memphis's most seductive and notorious socialites has disappeared. Maybe it's just another of her drunken escapades. But maybe not. What begins as an ordinary day's work for Detective Billy Able in the land of Elvis, the Blues, and the Missi...

A Little Death in Dixie by Lisa Turner My rating: 4 of 5 stars Power. Passion. Mystery. Memphis. Is a killer stalking women in the steamy darkness of the River City's August nights? Or could the threat be something more personal? One of Memphis's most seductive and notorious socialites has disappeared. Maybe it's just another of her drunken escapades. But maybe not. What begins as an ordinary day's work for Detective Billy Able in the land of Elvis, the Blues, and the Missi...

The Night Stalker by Robert Bryndza My rating: 4 of 5 stars  If the Night Stalker is watching, you’re already dead…   In the dead of a swelteringly hot summer’s night, Detective Erika Foster is called to a murder scene. The victim, a doctor, is found suffocated in bed. His wrists are bound and his eyes bulging through a clear plastic bag tied tight over his head.   A few days later, another victim is found dead, in exactly the same circumstances. As Erika and her team start digging deeper…

The Night Stalker by Robert Bryndza My rating: 4 of 5 stars If the Night Stalker is watching, you’re already dead… In the dead of a swelteringly hot summer’s night, Detective Erika Foster is called to a murder scene. The victim, a doctor, is found suffocated in bed. His wrists are bound and his eyes bulging through a clear plastic bag tied tight over his head. A few days later, another victim is found dead, in exactly the same circumstances. As Erika and her team start digging deeper…

A Darkness Absolute by Kelley Armstrong My rating: 4 of 5 stars  The follow-up to #1 NYT bestseller Kelley Armstrong’s acclaimed City of the Lost, Rockton town detective Casey Duncan makes a terrible—and dangerous—discovery in the woods outside of town.  When experienced homicide detective Casey Duncan first moved to the secret town of Rockton, she expected a safe haven for people like her, people running from their past misdeeds and past lives. She knew living in Rockton meant living…

A Darkness Absolute by Kelley Armstrong My rating: 4 of 5 stars The follow-up to #1 NYT bestseller Kelley Armstrong’s acclaimed City of the Lost, Rockton town detective Casey Duncan makes a terrible—and dangerous—discovery in the woods outside of town. When experienced homicide detective Casey Duncan first moved to the secret town of Rockton, she expected a safe haven for people like her, people running from their past misdeeds and past lives. She knew living in Rockton meant living…

De fördärvade by Karin Slaughter My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars  SWEDISH REVIEW   Två kvinnliga poliser. En tid i förändring. En stad på randen till uppror.   Det är 1974 och Atlanta skakas av ett brutalt polismord. Samtidigt undrar den unga polisen Kate Murphy om hennes första dag på jobbet också kommer bli den sista – att vara kvinna inom den mansdominerade polisen är allt annat än enkelt. Det vet redan Maggie Lawson, som gått i sina bröders fotspår och ständigt måste hävda sig inför deras…

De fördärvade by Karin Slaughter My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars SWEDISH REVIEW Två kvinnliga poliser. En tid i förändring. En stad på randen till uppror. Det är 1974 och Atlanta skakas av ett brutalt polismord. Samtidigt undrar den unga polisen Kate Murphy om hennes första dag på jobbet också kommer bli den sista – att vara kvinna inom den mansdominerade polisen är allt annat än enkelt. Det vet redan Maggie Lawson, som gått i sina bröders fotspår och ständigt måste hävda sig inför deras…

Pappas pojke by Emelie Schepp My rating: 3 of 5 stars  En varm sommarkväll ringer sexårige Jonathan till sin pappa Sam som är på väg hem. Skräckslagen berättar han att någon har tagit sig in i familjens hus i Norrköping. Det är det sista Sam hör från pojken innan han försvinner spårlöst.  Åklagare Jana Berzelius leder förundersökningen av det komplicerade fallet. Tillsammans med kriminalkommissarie Henrik Levin och kriminalinspektör Mia Bolander försöker hon ta reda på vad som har hänt…

Pappas pojke by Emelie Schepp My rating: 3 of 5 stars En varm sommarkväll ringer sexårige Jonathan till sin pappa Sam som är på väg hem. Skräckslagen berättar han att någon har tagit sig in i familjens hus i Norrköping. Det är det sista Sam hör från pojken innan han försvinner spårlöst. Åklagare Jana Berzelius leder förundersökningen av det komplicerade fallet. Tillsammans med kriminalkommissarie Henrik Levin och kriminalinspektör Mia Bolander försöker hon ta reda på vad som har hänt…