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Dark, suspenseful, and more riveting than any thriller at the local cineplex, THREE SECONDS is the latest novel from best-selling Swedish duo Anders Roslund and Börge Hellström-heirs apparent to Stieg Larsson and Henning Mankell as the masters of Scandinavian crime. Piet Hoffman, a top secret operative for the Swedish police, is about to embark on his most dangerous assignment yet: after years spent infiltrating the Polish mafia, he's become a key player in their attempt to take over amphetamine distribution inside Sweden's prisons. To stop them from succeeding, he will have to go deep cover, posing as a prisoner inside the country's most notorious jail. But when a botched drug deal involving Hoffman results in a murder, the investigation is assigned to the brilliant but haunted Detective Inspector Ewert Grens--a man who never gives up until he's cracked the case. Grens's determination to find the killer not only threatens to expose Hoffman's true identity-it may reveal even bigger crimes involving the highest levels of power. And there are people who will do anything to stop him from discovering the truth. Winner of the Swedish Academy of Crime Writers' 2009 award for Best Swedish Crime Novel of the Year, and a #1 bestseller there, THREE SECONDS captures a nefarious world of betrayal and violence, where a wise man trusts no one and even the most valuable agent can be "burned."
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subject_facetCorruption
Corruption -- Fiction
Drug traffic
Drug traffic -- Sweden -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Police
Police -- Sweden -- Fiction
Prisons
Prisons -- Sweden -- Fiction
Suspense fiction
Swedish fiction -- Translations into English
Undercover operations
Undercover operations -- Sweden -- Fiction
title_displayThree seconds
title_fullThree Seconds
Three seconds / Anders Roslund & Börge Hellström ; translated from the Swedish by Kari Dickson
Three seconds / Anders Roslund and Börge Hellström ; translated from the Swedish by Kari Dickson
title_shortThree seconds
topic_facetCorruption
Drug traffic
Fiction
Mystery
Police
Prisons
Swedish fiction
Undercover operations