Author(s): Lars Kepler
The groundbreaking fifth thriller in Lars Kepler's bestselling series featuring Joona Linna. Perfect for fans of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbo. CLOSE THE CURTAINS A film arrives at Stockholm's National Crime Investigation Department showing a woman in her own home, plainly unaware she is being watched. The police don't take it seriously ...until she is found dead. LOCK THE DOOR When the next video arrives, Detective Margot Silverman frantically attempts to identify the victim. But it's already too late. Because at the time the video was sent, the killer was already inside their house...BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE Soon Stockholm is in the grip of terror. Who will the Stalker target next?
'The story is incredibly dark and the reader will be caught between wanting to turn the page to read on and being too scared to do so' SUN 'STALKER is terrifying yet hugely enjoyable to read but be warned, it may take you a while to sleep after you finish it' DAILY EXPRESS Praise for Lars Kepler: 'One of the most hair-raising crime novels published this year' SUNDAY TIMES 'Hurtles along ... full of nuanced detail which sets it far above the average thriller ... You'll be terrified' EVENING STANDARD 'Taking Europe by storm...ferocious, visceral storytelling that wraps you in a cloak of darkness' DAILY MAIL 'Deeply scarifying stuff' INDEPENDENT 'Chillingly vicious' MARIE CLAIRE 'Brilliantly scary' DAILY EXPRESS 'Kepler has a direct line to a very dark place in the human soul' Lev Grossman, TIME
Lars Kepler is a No.1 bestselling international sensation, whose Joona Linna thrillers have sold in excess of 9 million copies in 20 countries. The first book in the series, The Hypnotist, was selected for the 2012 Richard and Judy Book Club and the most recent, The Sandman, was one of the Evening Standard's books of the year. Stalker is the fifth novel in the series and went straight to No.1 in Sweden, Norway, Holland and Slovakia. Lars Kepler is the pseudonym for writing duo, Alexander and Alexandra Ahndoril. They live with their family in Sweden.