Stockholm Delete is a superbly gritty thriller which gets right to the heart of the Stockholm criminal world. Emilie Jansson has just been made partner at a prestigious law firm when she is asked to work with an unusual partner. Teddy is an ex-con trying to stay on the right side of the law while working as the firm´s fixer and Special Investigator. Meanwhile, a body is discovered in a remote house in the country after what looks like an attempted robbery - and a severely wounded man found near the scene is soon in the frame for murder. Emilie takes on the role of his defence lawyer. But when the trail of evidence leads back to her partner Teddy´s wayward past, Emilie begins to wonder what she´s taken on... In Stockholm Delete, Emilie and Teddy become entangled in a complex and dangerous web with deep connections to Stockholm´s criminal underworld. Both will be tested in terrible ways. But can they survive long enough to uncover the truth?
Stockholm Delete:Corvus. Main Jens Lapidus
Stockholm Delete:Vintage Crime/Black Lizard Jens Lapidus
A lawyer, an ex-con, and his nephew team up to solve a grisly murder in this explosive crime novel by internationally best-selling Swedish author Jens Lapidus. When a house alarm goes off in Värmdö, an island in Stockholm´s archipelago, a security guard shows up expecting a break-in. But what he finds is far from ordinary: an unidentifiable body, brutally slaughtered. Complicating matters is the wounded young man he finds near the crime scene - a man police will count as their prime suspect. Emelie Jansson, a newly minted lawyer at a top firm, takes on the young man´s case. By her side is Teddy, an ex-con trying to stay on the right side of the law as he works as the firm´s fixer. But Teddy has his own problems to worry about - namely his wayward nephew, who´s on the verge of following in his uncle´s criminal footsteps. Who is the murder victim, and who is the murderer? And why do all roads seem to lead to Mats Emanuelsson, a man Teddy once kidnapped? As Emilie investigates, Teddy must confront his past and save his nephew from a troubled fate. Soon, all three get caught in a high-stakes game that threatens to undo their lives. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jon Lindstrom. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rand/005080/bk_rand_005080_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A number-one best-seller in Sweden, Jens Lapidus´ Top Dog is a thrilling, character-driven look at Stockholm´s drug-and-sex-fueled underworld. A Vintage Crime/Black Lizard Original.Emelie is a young lawyer who´s just started her own firm. Teddy is a reformed criminal looking for a fresh start. The first time they teamed up, in Stockholm Delete, they uncovered the secrets of a Swedish sex ring. Though their partnership proved rewarding - both professionally and personally - they haven´t seen each other since. But when a vulnerable young client of Emelie´s is murdered before she can testify against her abusers, Emelie turns to her ex-partner/lover for help.Meanwhile, Teddy´s nephew Nikolas has resolved not to repeat his uncle´s felonious mistakes. But the gang-related murder of his best friend sets him back on a trail of violent vengeance - and into the path of Roksana, a naïve hipster whose discovery of a drug cache is giving her a dangerous crash course in Stockholm´s dark side. And as Teddy and Emelie´s investigation heats up, police corruption threatens to land him back in prison - or both of them in body bags. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jon Lindstrom. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rand/006426/bk_rand_006426_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.