I’ve got a real treat for you today!
Not one but two gorgeous cover reveals for the latest books of two of Orenda Books brilliant Finnish crime writers – THE MINE by Antti Tuomainen and THE EXILED by Kati Hiekkapelto.
Both books will be published in paperback on 13th October 2016, but if you just can’t wait that long you’ll be able to get your hands on the eBooks in August.
First reveal … THE MINE by Antti Tuomainen
Here’s what the blurb says: “A hitman. A journalist. A family torn apart. Can he uncover the truth before it’s too late?
In the dead of winter, investigative reporter Janne Vuori sets out to uncover the truth about a mining company, whose illegal activities have created an environmental disaster in a small town in Northern Finland. When the company’s executives begin to die in a string of mysterious accidents, and Janne’s personal life starts to unravel, past meets present in a catastrophic series of events that could cost him his life.
A traumatic story of family, a study in corruption, and a shocking reminder that secrets from the past can return to haunt us, with deadly results … The Mine is a gripping, beautifully written, terrifying and explosive thriller by the King of Helsinki Noir.”
Second reveal … THE EXILED by Kati Hiekkapelto
Here’s what the blurb says: “Murder. Corruption. Dark secrets. A titanic wave of refugees. Can Anna solve a terrifying case that’s become personal?
Anna Fekete returns to the Balkan village of her birth for a relaxing summer holiday. But when her purse is stolen and the thief is found dead on the banks of the river, Anna is pulled into a murder case. Her investigation leads straight to her own family, to closely guarded secrets concealing a horrendous travesty of justice that threatens them all. As layer after layer of corruption, deceit and guilt are revealed, Anna is caught up in the refugee crisis spreading like wildfire across Europe. How long will it take before everything explodes?
Chilling, taut and relevant, The Exiled is an electrifying, unputdownable thriller from one of Finland’s most celebrated crime writers.”
So put the date in your diary! You’re not going to want to miss these new novels by these two great Finnish crime writers.