Leif GW Persson
Leif GW Persson

Leif G.W. Persson's previous novels include Backstrom: He Who Kills the DragonBetween Summer's Longing and Winter's End, and Another Time, Another Life. He has served as an adviser to the Swedish ministry of justice and is Sweden's most renowned psychological profiler. A professor at the Swedish National Police Board, he is considered the country's foremost expert on crime.

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Author: Leif GW Persson and Neil Smith | Narrator: Erik Davies
Release Date: February 23, 2016
The irascible, obdurate, and very thirsty Detective Superintendent Evert Bäckström of the National Murder Squad returns in a new novel from the reigning master of Scandinavian fiction.

It’s the dead of summer in the sleepy town of Växjö when twenty-year-old police cadet Linda Wallin is found lying facedown in her mother’s apartment, brutally murdered and raped.
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Author: Leif GW Persson | Narrator: Erik Davies
Release Date: January 20, 2015
From a master of Scandinavian crime fiction--the first in a brilliant series of novels centered around the investigations of one irascible, obdurate, and very thirsty Swedish police officer. Detective Superintendent Evert Bäckström of the National Murder Squad.
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Author: Leif GW Persson and Paul Norlen | Narrator: Erik Davies
Release Date: February 25, 2014

From the grand master of Scandinavian crime fiction—and one of the best crime writers of our time—here is the final volume in the critically acclaimed Story of a Crime trilogy, centered on the assassination of Olof Palme in 1986.
 
It’s August 2007, and Lars Martin Johansson, chief of the National Bureau of Criminal Investigation in Sweden, is determined once again to reopen the dusty files on the unsolved murder of Prime Minister Palme.

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Author: Leif GW Persson | Narrator: Erik Davies
Release Date: March 13, 2012

In 1975, six young people stormed the West German embassy in Stockholm, taking the entire staff hostage. They demanded the immediate release of members of the Baader- Meinhof group being held as prisoners in West Germany, but twelve hours into the siege, the embassy was blown up, two hostages were dead, and many others were injured, including the captors.

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