Anne Holt

RRP: £7.99

1 June 2017

Published by Corvus

ISBN: 9781782398806

RRP: £6.99

1 June 2017

Published by Corvus

ISBN: 9781782398813


Long-awaited sequel to Anne Holt’s massive bestseller 1222.

It has been eleven years since Hanne Wilhelmsen’s life was forever changed by an assault that left her wheelchair bound. Now, Hanne’s self-imposed exile is nearing its end.

When Oslo comes under attack from Islamic extremists in a series of explosions, the city is left reeling. A militant group claim responsibility, but the Norwegian police force doubt on the authenticity of the declaration, and the group’s very existence. The unfolding drama is brought to Hanne’s door by her former partner Billy T., who is convinced that his son, Linus, is involved in the recent events. He begs Hanne for help. But Hanne soon learns that she cannot protect Linus, Billy T. or the people of Oslo. Those bent of destruction are one step ahead, and many lives will be lost before the truth is revealed…

Don’t miss this unforgettable sequel to Anne Holt’s biggest bestseller 1222 – and penultimate novel in the Hanne Wilhelmsen series.


Step aside, Stieg Larsson, Holt is the queen of Scandinavian crime thrillers.
Red magazine

Anne Holt reveals how truly dark it gets in Scandinavia.Val McDermid

Anne Holt is a thriller writer of the highest order.Liza Marklund

Holt writes with the command we have come to expect from the top Scandinavian writers.
The Times