By Liza Marklund
The sensational and completely unforgettable mystery that exposes the soul of a culture...the center of a people...and the brain of a killer...With greater than part one million copies bought, The Bomber is the main profitable booklet ever released in Sweden. Now Liza Marklund's impressive writing, bone-chilling plot, and impossible to resist heroine have created a global phenomenon as explosive because the Bomber's devastating blasts.Journalist Annika Bengtzon is asleep subsequent to her husband whilst the decision is available in at 3:22 A.M. it's the weekend. She's busy with children and has Christmas buying to do. yet inside of mins she is status in a frozen December evening a nightmare scene of police tape and rubble, and attempting to get the absolute best photo of it for tomorrow's version of her newspaper. A bomb has not just destroyed Stockholm's new Olympic enviornment simply months sooner than the summer season video games, it has blown anyone to items. placing a urban on aspect with fears of a terrorist at the unfastened, the Bomber turns into Annika Bengtzon's largest tale -- or the ultimate nail in her coffin. because the in basic terms lady editor at a Swedish tabloid, Annika is gutsy, she will get tales that others do not, and she or he takes dangers. combating for the dignity of her colleagues, she unearths herself more and more fed on by way of her task, might be wasting her kinfolk within the approach. Now, she has a slump -- and a mystery resource contained in the police division -- telling her that the Olympic stadium blast is not terrorism. it is even more own than that. And Annika understands that the percentages are, if she closes in at the fact, she's going to turn out at the Bomber's record of victims.Set opposed to the breathtaking panorama of the Swedish wintry weather, The Bomber attracts readers in just like the darkish and edgy eye of a television digicam at a night crime scene, supplying a climax that is a blasting cap on a quick fuse, able to detonate a reporter's international.
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Annika smiled faintly. " * * * When the meeting was over, Annika called home. Kalle, her five-year-old, answered the phone. " "Fine. We're going to McDonald's, and you know, Ellen spilled orange juice all over 101 Dalmatians. I think that was really silly, 'cause now we won't be able to watch that again…" The boy fell silent and a sob was heard. "That's a shame, yes. But how could she spill juice on it? " "No, it was on the floor in the TV room, and Ellen kicked over my glass. " "But why did you put your juice on the floor in the TV room?
As Annika closed the office door behind her, the opening chimes of the lunchtime Eko news peeled from the editor's radio. Eko focused on the terrorist angle: that the police were hunting for a group with something against the Olympic Games. And that was as far as they got. "The terrorist theory doesn't hold water," Annika said. " Anders Schyman whistled. " "No doors had been forced and all alarms had been disarmed. Either the victim disarmed them or the Bomber. " "Not necessarily— the alarms could have been broken," Schyman said.
It's not alight, and it hasn't been cordoned off. I'm sure you can get on top of it; it's only another yard up from the wall. If it's to hold the eternal flame, it should be able to hold you. " Annika passed up the tripod and the camera bag to him. Henriksson crawled up on the metal frame. " he shouted. "Gas holes," Annika said. " He stood up and looked out over the stadium. " Annika shouted. "You bet I do," the photographer said. He slowly raised his camera and started snapping. " He lowered his camera without taking his eyes off the stadium.
The Bomber by Liza Marklund