Slugger

Swedish title: Slugger

Series: The Harry Kvist series

Category: Fiction / Mystery & Thrillers

Pub date: 29-09-2017

Slugger

Martin Holmén

The Harry Kvist trilogy began during the cold, dark autumn of the ‘Kreuger’ financial crash in 1932.

SLUGGER, the finale, takes place four years later. In each of the novels, Harry Kvist gets caught in the crossfire between powerful groupings and has to fight to survive. Over the course of the trilogy, his own tragic fate is also revealed.

In SLUGGER, our hero uncovers a fascist plot to seize power in social-democratic Sweden. At the same time, he regains contact with his estranged daughter in America. But is he prepared to give up everything in order to see her again?

If Chandler and Hammett had truly walked on the wild side, it would read like CLINCH’

– Val McDermid

Atmospheric Scandi retro…Chandleresque to its core’

– Sunday Times Crime Club

CLINCH is a dark, atmospheric, powerful thriller, the best debut novel I’ve read in years’

Lynda La Plante

Rights sold

Danish: Turbine
English (World): Pushkin Press
English (ANZ): Five Mile Press
French: Hugo & Cie
Norwegian: Pelikanen

Elisabet Brännström