• "The godfather of Scandinavian crime fiction"

    Jo Nesbo
  • "A vigorous and powerful mind...there is no doubt about the originality of his talent"

    Sunday Times
  • "[Sarah Death's translation] seems to catch the bleakness perfectly... Wahlöö's solo work deserves to be considered in the same context as Zamyatin, Capek, Orwell, or Durrenmatt...high praise indeed"

    Michael Carlson, Irresistible Targets
  • "They are economical and move with great pace... Two unique novels have been restored to the canon of European crime fiction in English. Don't miss."

    Bob Cornwell, Crime Time
  • "The premise is intriguing... The themes are topical"

    Independent on Sunday