By Helene Tursten
A dashing BMW leaves a useless pedestrian in its wake and leads police to the corpse of a tender lady in a cellar. Detective Inspector Irene Huss's resulting research attracts her into the chilling international of intercourse trafficking.
Göteborg, Sweden: The high-speed chase of a stolen BMW takes a chilling flip while the 2 law enforcement officials concerned witness a ugly hit-and-run. once they eventually get better the deserted motor vehicle, seek canines are not able to track the thieves, yet they do discover a wholly assorted horror: the half-naked corpse of a tender woman in a close-by root cellar.
As Detective Inspector Irene Huss and her colleagues fight to place the items jointly, they notice the guy whose motor vehicle used to be stolen—a retired police officer—is none except the sufferer within the hit-and-run. may possibly or not it's a wierd accident? Or is anything higher at play? in the meantime, the search for the girl’s killer leads Irene into the darkish international of intercourse trafficking. a world legal has arrived in Göteborg, and he’ll cease at not anything to extend his sinister operation.