There’s nothing like a good thriller to keep readers on the edge of their sun loungers over the holiday season and The Gingerbread House by Carin Gerhardsen is perfect for those who love a novel that tests their own detection skills.
In this all-absorbing novel, Ingrid Olsson returns home from a Stockholm hospital to discover a man in her kitchen. She’s never seen the intruder before. But he’s no threat – he’s dead.
Criminal Investigator Conny Sj?berg takes the call, abandoning his wife ?sa and their five children for the night. His team identify the body as that of a middle-aged family man but why was he there? And who bludgeoned him to death?