Down for the Count (Pushkin Vertigo #16) (Paperback)

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By Martin Holmen, Henning Koch (Translator)
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November, 1935. Harry Kvist walks out the gates of Langholmen jail into another biting Stockholm winter. He has nothing to his name but a fiercely burning hope: that he can begin a new life with the lover he met in his cell. That he can leave behind his old existence of gutter brawls, bruised fists and broken bones. That he can finally go straight.

But the city has other ideas. Nazis are spreading their poison on the freezing streets, and one of Kvist's oldest friends has been murdered. Before he can leave Stockholm's underworld for good, he must track down the killer. As Kvist uncovers a trail of blood leading to the highest echelons of Swedish society, the former boxer finds himself in a fight to the death with his most dangerous opponent yet.

About the Author

Born in 1974, Martin Holmén studied history, and now teaches at a Stockholm secondary school. Down for the Count is the second thriller in the Harry Kvist Trilogy, following on from Clinch. The trilogy will be completed with Slugger published by Pushkin Vertigo in 2018.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781782272182
ISBN-10: 1782272186
Publisher: Pushkin Vertigo
Publication Date: September 5th, 2017
Pages: 200
Language: English
Series: Pushkin Vertigo