Meet Me in Malmo (Inspector Anita Sundstrom #1)
Second-rate British journalist, Ewan Strachan, is invited to interview an old university friend, Mick Roslyn, who is now a leading film director in Sweden. On arrival in Malmö, Strachan is in for a terrible shock when he discovers the dead body of Roslyn’s glamorous film star wife. The growing... show more
Second-rate British journalist, Ewan Strachan, is invited to interview an old university friend, Mick Roslyn, who is now a leading film director in Sweden. On arrival in Malmö, Strachan is in for a terrible shock when he discovers the dead body of Roslyn’s glamorous film star wife. The growing list of suspects includes a celebrity stalker, the director’s business partner and the men behind the murder of Swedish premier Olof Palme in 1986.Among the investigating team is the attractive Inspector Anita Sundström, who soon captivates Strachan. Then Strachan’s world is turned upside down when Anita arrests him for the crime. However, she isn’t sure whether he is the real murderer or has been set up. Anita battles to find the answers amid the antagonism and animosity of her colleagues. The exciting trail leads to death on Scandinavia’s highest building before one final, unexpected twist in the first Anita Sundström Malmö mystery.“A readable, entertaining debut novel; I hope that Anita Sundström will be assigned to more cases in future books.”Euro Crime“Crammed with adventure, this book has more twists and turns than a plate of spaghetti and is sure to grip any reader’s emotions throughout.”Lancashire Telegraph“He has in any case put Malmö on the current international map and he is sure worth reading.”Bo Lundin, Sydsvenskan (Sweden)About the AuthorTorquil MacLeod was born in Edinburgh and brought up in the north east of England. After brief spells as a teacher and a failed life insurance salesman, he worked as a copywriter at advertising agencies in Birmingham, Glasgow and Newcastle. Since 2000 he has been a freelancer and now lives in Cumbria with his wife Susan. The Malmö mysteries have been inspired by his frequent visits to the city, where his eldest son lives.
Publish date: February 2013
Publisher: Torquil MacLeod Books
Edition language: English
Series: Inspector Anita Sundstrom (#1)
Publication Date: 26th March 2015 Publisher: McNidder & Grace ISBN: 978-0857161130 Source: Review copy provided by publisher Rating: 4/5 Synopsis: A British journalist is invited to Malmö to interview an old university friend who is now one of Sweden's leading film directors. When he di...