Night Rounds by Helene Tursten
A Detective Inspector Irene Huss Investigation

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Irene Huss is a former Ju-Jitsu champion, a mother of twin teenage girls, the wife of a successful chef, and a Detective Inspector with the Violent Crimes Unit in Goteborg, Sweden. And now she’s back with a gripping follow-up to Detective Inspector Huss.

One nurse lies dead and another vanishes after their hospital is hit by a blackout. The only witness claims to have seen Nurse Tekla doing her rounds, but Nurse Tekla died sixty years ago. Detective Inspector Irene Huss of the Violent Crimes Unit has the challenge of disentangling wandering ghosts and complex human relationships to get to the bottom of this intriguing case.

A cult hit in its first three installments, the Irene Huss series is available once again for English-language fans.
 

About Helene Tursten

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Helene Tursten was a nurse and a dentist before she turned to writing. Other books in the Irene Huss series include Detective Inspector Huss, The Torso, and The Glass Devil. She was born in Goteborg, Sweden, where she now lives with her husband and daughter.
 
Published February 14, 2012 by Soho Crime. 336 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Education & Reference. Fiction

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The only thing that prevents Criminal Inspector Irene Huss, of Göteborg’s Violent Crime Unit, from arresting Nurse Tekla is that she’s been dead since her 1947 suicide, a year after she was dismissed by the founding father of Dr. Sverker Löwander, the Surgical Chief of Medicine.

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Book Reporter

Helene Tursten’s fine police procedural series features Detective Inspector Irene Huss of the Violent Crimes Unit of the Göteborg, Sweden Police Department.

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Reviewing the Evidence

Though the fourth to appear in English, NIGHT ROUNDS is the second in the series that stars Inspector Irene Huss.

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Mysterious Reviews

DI Huss isn't quite sure what to make of Nurse Siv's story, but she's reasonably certain a ghost didn't pull the plug on the hospital's power and murder the ICU nurse in cold blood.

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Spinetingler Magazine

It is up to Huss and her colleagues to sift through the situation after the discovery of one nurse who has been murdered nurse and another who is missing.

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