A page-turning new Scandi-crime sensation from the publisher of Jo Nesbo.
Anders Roslund has published ten novels to date as part of the successful writing duos Roslund & Hellstr m and Roslund & Thunberg. His books have been read by millions and he is the recipient of numerous prestigious international awards. Knock Knock is the first novel published under Roslund's full name.
Scandi-noir fans are in for a treat. Knock Knock is a
dark read - not for the lily-livered. * The Herald *
A masterpiece of a thriller. Brutal, gripping, intelligent. It left me breathless. * Liza Marklund *
A tense and detailed thriller...The ending is a twist and a shocker. * New York Journal of Books *
[Grens is] an eccentric, alienated, socially inept hero worthy of comparison with Swedish mystery master Henning Mankell's Inspector Kurt Wallander. * Wall Street Journal *
A perfect example of Scandi noir * The Times *
[A] complex, white-knuckle read -- Alison Flood * Observer *
If you thrill to the chills of Scandinavian noir, chances are you've read something by Anders Roslund. Roslund has two strong prose styles - dark and darker - and both are on show in Knock Knock. * New York Times Book Review *
Anders Roslund is a household name throughout most of the world as a master of crime fiction, and this book is a sterling example of why. * The Bookreporter *
From the first Knock Knock on the door of a murder scene to discovering the killers behind it, this novel is a breathless, suspenseful read...A heart-pounding thriller... Roslund's serpentine plot and visceral character development brings each cliffhanging chapter to a staggering revelation on how tasty a dish of cold, karmic revenge can be. * Shelf Awareness *
Breathtaking and terrific...Knock Knock is one of the best crime novels this reviewer has read in a very long time. * Jyllands-Posten *
Heart-pounding...This terrific mash-up of police procedural and crime thriller has strongly imagined characters, explosive action, and a twisty plot with an unexpected conclusion. It's a must for Scandinavian noir fans. * Publisher's Weekly *
Grens is an immensely compelling character whose sharp intuition and dedication to justice are reminiscent of Harry Bosch... a tense, sophisticated procedural * Booklist *