Description - Missing by Karin Alvtegen
'Alvtegen is a name to watch' GuardianWhen a serial killer strikes, a homeless woman finds herself in the wrong place at the wrong time, framed for horrifying murders that she didn't commit. On the run and living by her wits, can she avoid capture long enough to prove her innocence? Missing is a gripping race against the clock, and a thrilling story of secrets, deceptions and obsessions.'Reminiscent of Ruth Rendell at her best' Herald'A compelling tale . . . full of false leads and bloody deeds' Sunday Herald'Alvtegen powerfully evokes Sibylla's sense of persecution and conveys what it means to live as an outsider, without ever compromising this compulsive thriller' Metro
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(198mm x 129mm x 23mm)
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Author Biography - Karin Alvtegen
Karin Alvtegen was born in J.nk.ping, Sweden, in 1965 and had a varied career, including work in set design for film and stage, before she started to write. She won Sweden's most prestigious crime novel award, the Glass Key, with.Missing, and received further acclaim for her next two novels,.Betrayal.andShame. She is the great-neice of Astrid Lindgren (author of the Pippi Longstocking stories), and lives in Stockholm.