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    • The Blood Spilt

    • By: Asa Larsson
    • Narrated by: Hillary Huber
    • Length: 11 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 100
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 78

    It's midsummer in Sweden, when the light lingers through dawn as winter finally ends. In this magical time, a brutal killer strikes, and the murder of a female priest sends shock waves through the community. Though she has no cause to get involved, attorney Rebecka Martinsson cannot help herself. And the further she is drawn into a mystery that will soon claim another victim, the more the dead woman's world consumes her - a world of hurt and healing, sin and sexuality, and above all, of lethal sacrifice.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Could not stop listening

    • By Susan on 01-06-10

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Until Thy Wrath Be Past

    • A Rebecka Martinsson Investigation
    • By: Asa Larsson, Laurie Thompson (translator)
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle Glaister
    • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 134
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 121

    In Until Thy Wrath Be Past, the body of a young woman surfaces in the River Torne, in the far north of Sweden. Meanwhile, Rebecka Martinsson is working as a prosecutor in nearby Kiruna. Her sleep has been disturbed by haunting visions of a shadowy, accusing figure. Could the body be connected to the ghostly young woman in her dreams?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I loved this

    • By Frances on 01-19-15

    Regular price: $36.51

    • Sun Storm

    • By: Asa Larsson
    • Narrated by: Hillary Huber
    • Length: 10 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 118
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 111

    Rebecka Martinsson is heading home to Kiruna, the town she'd left in disgrace years before. A Stockholm attorney, Rebecka has a good reason to return: her friend, Sanna, whose brother has been horrifically murdered in the revivalist church his charisma helped create. Beautiful and fragile, Sanna needs someone like Rebecka to remove the shadow of guilt that is engulfing her, to forestall an ambitious prosecutor and a dogged policewoman.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • robotic narration

    • By Cathie on 03-26-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Second Deadly Sin

    • By: Asa Larsson
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle Glaister
    • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 167
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 147

    After successfully tracking down and killing a rogue bear in the wilderness of northern Sweden, a group of hunters is shaken by a grisly discovery when they dress the bear carcass: human remains in the stomach. Far away in the remote village of Kurravaara, an elderly woman is found murdered with frenzied brutality, crude abuse scrawled above her bloodied bed. Her young grandson, known to live with her, is nowhere to be found.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Characters grow on you

    • By LouBird on 06-14-15

    Regular price: $36.51

    • Kalte Schatten

    • Erzählungen von Schwedens berühmtesten Spannungsautoren
    • By: Henning Mankell, Håkan Nesser, Stieg Larsson, and others
    • Narrated by: Christian Baumann, Axel Milberg, Dietmar Bär, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Spätestens seit Stieg Larssons Millennium-Trilogie weiß jeder: Wer Spannung liebt, kommt an Krimis aus dem hohen Norden nicht vorbei. Sie spielen mit dem Kontrast zwischen der Idylle des Landes und grausamen Verbrechen, der Ruhe des nordischen Lebens und dem gewaltsamen Tod. In dieser einzigartigen Sammlung hat John-Henri Holmberg, einer der besten Kenner der skandinavischen Kriminalliteratur, Erzählungen der bedeutendsten und beliebtesten schwedischen Spannungsautoren zusammengefasst.

    Regular price: $10.13

    • Denn die Gier wird euch verderben

    • By: Åsa Larsson
    • Narrated by: Victoria Sturm
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Eine Frau namens Sol-Britt wird in der Nähe Kirunas mit einer Heugabel grausam ermordet. Zunächst wird ihr Liebhaber verdächtigt...

    Regular price: $18.75

    • En sacrifice à Moloch

    • By: Åsa Larsson
    • Narrated by: Odile Cohen
    • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Au terme d'une traque impitoyable dans les forêts de Lainio, en Laponie suédoise, un ours féroce est abattu. Dans sa panse : les restes d'un homme... Cette macabre découverte est suivie quelques mois plus tard par l'assassinat d'une femme à coups de fourche. Chargée de l'enquête, la procureure Rebecka Martinsson ne tarde pas à recouper ces faits a priori sans rapport : les deux victimes avaient un lien de parenté ; ils étaient père et fille.

    Regular price: $22.42

    • The Black Path

    • Rebecka Martinsson, Book 3
    • By: Åsa Larsson
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle Glaister
    • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    A woman's body is found on a frozen lake, bearing the marks of grisly torture. Inspector Anna-Maria Mella knows she needs help with the case - the woman was a key player in a mining company whose tentacles reach across the globe. Lawyer Rebecka Martinsson is desperate to get back to work, to feel alive again after a case that almost destroyed her both physically and emotionally.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Poorly worked patchwork

    • By margaret king on 03-24-16

    Regular price: $20.65

    • Until Thy Wrath Be Past

    • Rebecka Martinsson, Book 4
    • By: Åsa Larsson
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle Glaister
    • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    In the first thaw of spring the body of a young woman surfaces in the River Torne in the far north of Sweden. Rebecka Martinsson is working as a prosecutor in nearby Kiruna, her sleep troubled by visions of a shadowy, accusing figure. Could the body belong to the girl in her dream? Joining forces with Police Inspector Anna-Maria Mella, Martinsson will need all her courage to face a killer who will kill again to keep the past buried under half a century of silent ice and snow.

    Regular price: $20.65

    • The Second Deadly Sin

    • Rebecka Martinsson, Book 5
    • By: Asa Larsson, Laurie Thompson (translator)
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle Glaister
    • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    At the end of a deadly bear hunt across the wilderness of Northern Sweden, the successful hunters are shaken by a grisly discovery. Across in Kurravaara, a woman is murdered with frenzied brutality: crude abuse scrawled above her bloodied bed, her young grandson nowhere to be found. Only Rebecka Martinsson sees a connection.

    Regular price: $20.65