Sweden’s Number One Crime Writer to be Published by Stockholm Text

“Faced-paced and addictive” says Barry Forshaw

From the same editorial team that brought us the Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Trilogy comes….

The Gingerbread House, written by number one bestselling Swedish crime writer Carin Gerhardsen

Published in trade paperback, priced £12.99, and eBook, priced £6.99, by Stockholm Text on 25th October 2012.

The Gingerbread House is a dark, suspenseful, psychological crime novel that challenges the reader’s instincts throughout. In the opening chapter we uncomfortably witness a vicious attack on a 6-year-old child at a picturesque urban preschool, near Stockholm, where adults look the other way. And so it begins…

Carin Gerhardsen is Sweden’s number one bestselling crime fiction writer, having sold over 500,000 copies of her books internationally. She worked as a mathematician before she became a writer. Carin suffered many of the vicious bullying incidents herself as a child and found that these experiences never truly left her. Carin is now well-known for her taut, calculated thrillers and the second novel in the Hammarby series will be published by Stockholm Text in 2013.

For more information, to request a review copy or interview, please contact Claire Richman at Midas PR on [email protected] or telephone 020 7361 7862