I maktens skugga


      I maktens skugga
WHAT DO THE NEW ARRIVALS ON SANDHAMN ISLAND HAVE TO FEAR THEIR OWN SECRETS IN THIS GRIPPING NOVEL OF SUSPENSE BY THE BEST SELLING AUTHOR OF IN THE HEAT OF THE MOMENT.The new summer house on Sandhamn Island is an architectural dream for its owner, Carsten Jonsson It s a nightmare for the locals The venture capitalist has flouted local traditions, property lines, and the natural beauty of the coastline He s also too wealthy and arrogant to heed the anonymous warnings to leave The threats escalate when his guest lodge is burned to the ground and an unidentifiable corpse is found in the charred ruins.Detective Inspector Thomas Andreasson isn t sure if it s murder or a tragic accident Until his friend, attorney Nora Linde is drawn into the investigation Nora s emotional investment in Carsten s fragile and fearful wife, Celia, is yielding a new level of suspicion that the Jonsson s are hiding than anyone can imagine Now, Thomas and Nora must sift through the ashes of a puzzling crime and step into the shadows of a powerful family, whose deadly secrets are coming to light on Sandhamn 2014 Viveca Sten P 2019 Brilliance Publishing, Inc., all rights reserved Translation 2019 by Marlaine Delargy. Read I maktens skugga – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

Viveca Sten made her author debut with crime novel Still Waters It soon became a huge hit with both critics and readers and today the author has sold almost 3 million copies of her books worldwide.In May 2014, her seventh novel, The Price of Power, was published in Sweden It was hugely successful and Viveca cemented her place as one of the country s most popular authors Her Sandhamn Murder Series continues to top the best seller charts, not to mention the whopping success of the TV mini series that is based on Viveca s novels An estimated 30 million people around the globe have been watching the adventures of Nora and Thomas unfold on the TV screen.Today, Viveca lives in Stockholm with her husband and three children During the summer months she leaves for Sandhamn to write and spend the holidays with her family This year she has also been working on a cookbook that features stories from the Stockholm archipelago.

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  • Hardcover
  • 364 pages
  • I maktens skugga
  • Viveca Sten
  • Swedish
  • 15 July 2018

10 thoughts on “ I maktens skugga

  1. says:

    It s always good news when one of my favorite Nordic Noir authors, Viveca Sten, has a book translated by Marlaine Delargy into English Nora is back on the island of Sandhamn, where a wealthy venture capitalist has built a gigantic house which many of the locals consider an eyesore He decides to throw a party to welcome himself and his family to the community resentment is brewing, and there is a catastrophic fire and a death Was the fire set by one of the angry locals, or is it somehow It s always good news when one of my favorite Nordic Noir authors, Viveca Sten, has a book translated by Marlaine Delargy into English Nora is back on the island of Sandhamn, where ...

  2. says:

    We re given the reason for all the fires and people killed in the first chapter You only had to know who the people were and the name changes to figure this out Fat chance in remembering I like the way Viveca sets us up with this, it happens every book so far We re given Carsten Jonsson and his wife Celia as the new kids on the block to make the story whole Carsten is an investment banker who has made investments in Russia in the oil and gas industry He has built his house befor...

  3. says:

    Carsten Jonsson builds a huge, showy house on Sandhamm Island, using his money and power to ignore local customs and property lines After a party he throws to show off his home, a fire is set and a dead body is found that is beyond recognition Detective Inspector Thomas Andreasson with help from his friend, attorney Nora Linde, must determine if this was deliberate murder or a terrible accident The dynamics in the Jonsson family, along with Carsten s reputation for shady business dealings, Carsten J...

  4. says:

    I ve been a sucker for Nordic Noir literature for so long that when I discovered Viveca Sten s Sandhamn Murders series a year ago I was sooo excited I devoured the first six books in the series, and when I saw book 7 on Netgalley I jumped at the chance to read it before publication This time we meet Thomas and Nora severa...

  5. says:

    Set on an island in Sweden the residents are established old hands at island life They are not happy with the newcomers who have built a monstrosity of a house on this island, ignoring local rules and regulations There is a feeling of unrest running through the community at the brashness and overpowering aggression of the newcomers but notwithstanding that a house warming party ensures that everyone attends to gawp and look at how the other side lives.When on the opening day itself a fire Set on an island in Sweden the residents are established old hands at island life They are not happy with the newcomers who have built a monstrosity of a house on this island, ignoring local rules and regulations There is a feeling of unrest running through the community at the brashness and overpowering aggression of the newcomers but notwithstanding that a house warming party ensures that everyone attends to gawp and look at how the other side lives.When on the opening day itself a fire breaks out in the guest house adjoining the main house and the charred body of a man is found, it is no longer simply a matter of gr...

  6. says:

    Fans have eagerly awaited this next story, the seventh, in the excellent Sandhamn mystery series Set in the fascinating Stockholm archipelago, the charming island and its culture of Sandhamm are the stars of these mysteries involving lawyer Nora and her childhood friend police detective Thomas It s really a perfect match of characters, every time The story places Nora and Thomas a few years past the last installment A Swedish expat millionaire is building a summer home on the island for his Fans have eagerly awaited this next story, the seventh, in the excellent Sandhamn mystery series Set in the fascinating Stockholm archipelago, the charming island and its culture of Sandhamm are the stars of these mysteries involving lawyer Nora and her childhood friend police detective Thomas It s really a perfect match of characters, every time The story places Nora and Thomas a few years past the last installment A Swedish expat millionaire is building a summer home on ...

  7. says:

    Slow start big finishJust love this series I look forward to each one The question is,why The main characters are very likeable but only partially intertwined Each main character has his her own story at some point they intermingled and it works This particular story built ,ever so ...

  8. says:

    5 starsCarsten Johnsson has purchased a plot of land on Sandhamn He is building a fabulous home on the property and also fencing off access to the beaches, in direct opposition to the traditions of Sandhamn The neighbors are angry Carsten doesn t care what the locals think He is arrogant, condescending and outspoken about his distaste for the traditions of the community He is headed for a fall Carsten is a wheeler dealer in the stock market He has a huge deal on the go with a Russian 5 starsCarsten Johnsson has purchased a plot of land on Sandhamn He is building a fabulous home on the property and also fencing off access to the beaches, in direct opposition to the traditions of Sandhamn The neighbors are angry Carsten doesn t care what the locals think He is arrogant, condescending and outspoken about his distaste for the traditions of th...

  9. says:

    An Intriguing Approach To A Murder MysteryThis is the second novel in a row that I have read that the murder does not start at or very near to the start of the novel The murder doesn t occur until 40% into the novel By this time the reader has much information on the characters, their personalities, and the relationships between them I rather enjoy this unusual approach.The novel opens in the past with the physical and verbal bullying of a student This is the genesis of the events that An Intriguing Approach To A Murder MysteryThis is the second novel in a row that I have read that the murder does not start at or very near to the start of the novel The murder doesn t occur until 40% into the novel By this time the reader has much information on the characters, their personalities, and the relationships between them I rather enjoy this unusual approach.The novel opens in the past with the physical and verbal bullying of a student This is the genesis of the events that unfold in this novel The novel jumps to 2013 in which the novel is set Maria the nanny for Carsten and Celia Jonsson is the victim of a gasoline vapor explosion Then, the action shifts to Sandhamn Island The reader will see Carsten s unrelenting drive to show his success, his source of funding to build a large house...

  10. says:

    Reading a new installment of a favorite series is like visiting an old friend, or having a fond family reunion and Viveca Sten s Sandhamn books are no exception Set in the Stockholm archipelago, these books carry a sort of English village mood a little bit Old World, and a bit of 21st Century cosmopolitan vibe, thanks to the proximity of Stockholm by ferry Readers who have been with this series from the beginning have grown to love the matchless setting, the loyal friendship between Reading a new installment of a favorite series is like visiting an old friend, or having a fond family reunion and Viveca Sten s Sandhamn books are no exception Set in the Stockholm archipelago, these books carry a sort of English village mood a little bit Old World, and a bit of 21st Century cosmopolitan vibe, thanks to the proximity of Stockholm by ferry Readers who have been with this series from the beginning have grown to love the matchless setting, the loyal friendship between attorney Nora and policeman Thomas, and the culture clash between the traditions of the island dwellers and the entitlem...

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