Scandinavian crime at its most explosive: the New York Times bestselling and CWA International Dagger winning DCI Ewert Grens thriller.
Piet Hoffmann is the Swedish police force's best undercover operative. Not even his family know of his double identity. Yet when a drug deal with the Polish mafia goes fatally wrong, his secret life begins to crumble around him.
Detective Inspector Ewert Grens is charged with investigating the drug-related killing. Unaware of Hoffmann's true identity, he believes himself to be on the trail of a dangerous psychopath.
Hoffmann must desperately maintain his cover; else he is a dead man walking. But, in the doggedly-perceptive Ewert Grens, he has just made the most relentless of enemies.
Extraordinarily compelling - Daily Mail
Gripping and intelligent ... Destined for the big screen - Daily Mirror
Three seconds is just about how long it feels it takes to read Three Seconds - Terrific' Time Out
The action is non-stop and the tension unlimited - The Times
A nail-biter of a book. - New York Times