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Maria Lang

Roses, Kisses and Death

Christer Wijk has fallen in love. He has met the beautiful Gabriella Malmer, and Puck and Eje have been invited to their engagement party at the Malmer Manor in Rödbergshyttan, in the heart of the Swedish countryside.

But Gabriella’s relatives don’t seem very pleased with the engagement. Nor are they happy with Gabriella’s little sister’s choice of companion. When Fredrik Malmer, grandfather of the clan, exclaims that he intends to rewrite his will the atmosphere turns even more sour.

Then Fredrik Malmer dies under painful circumstances. Somebody has given him an overdose of heart medicine – but who?

Maria Lang is Sweden’s answer to Agatha Christie and made her debut in 1949 with The Murderer Doesn’t Lie Alone and for the next 42 years she published one book per year, and quickly became one of the most popular and widely read crime writers. Her books are traditional puzzle mysteries often set in the academic environment or…

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Christer Wijk has fallen in love. He has met the beautiful Gabriella Malmer, and Puck and Eje have been invited to their engagement party at the Malmer Manor in Rödbergshyttan, in the heart of the Swedish countryside.

But Gabriella’s relatives don’t seem very pleased with the engagement. Nor are they happy with Gabriella’s little sister’s choice of companion. When Fredrik Malmer, grandfather of the clan, exclaims that he intends to rewrite his will the atmosphere turns even more sour.

Then Fredrik Malmer dies under painful circumstances. Somebody has given him an overdose of heart medicine – but who?

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