The Man in the Wall by Emma Ångström

The Man in the Wall: a dark disturbing thriller you won’t be able to put down


Do you love gripping psychological thrillers full of suspense? Then discover the best-selling The Man in the Wall today, a stunning and disturbing Scandi thriller you won’t be able to put down.

Alva is a sad and lonely child. With her father locked up in prison, she moves with her mother and two older sisters to an apartment building in town. She does not like her new home. Her room is small and her sisters continue to exclude Alva from their games.

Soon a bizarre murder takes place in the building. A husband discovers his wife dead in the hall of their apartment, two weeks after she disappeared from their home.

Where had the body been hidden for two weeks? And how could the perpetrator get in and out of the apartment?

As more disturbing things start to take place, Alva is drawn into a sick and twisted game by a killer who is hiding in plain sight. But Alva is just a child and has no idea just how deadly her new friend might be…

The Man in the Wall is a compelling and stylish Scandinavian thriller

What readers are saying:

“I found this book wholly absorbing. I love Scandinavian literature, there is a darkness and matter-of-factness to the writing which I really love.” Beverley Scott – Beverley Has Read

“The Man In The Wall is an enthralling read that you won’t want to put down. A great debut from a very promising author.” Sarah Hardy – By The Letter Book Reviews

“Let there be no doubt that The Man in the Wall is deeply unsettling and more than a little chilling.” Gordon Mcghie – Grab This Book

“I found myself looking at my wardrobes slightly differently whilst wondering when will this great book be made into a film, because surely it must!” Kerrie Waller – ilovedreadingthis

“An incredible story, that planted some pretty twisted thoughts in my mind that came back to haunt me after I finished reading.” Susan Hampson – Books From Dusk Till Dawn

“A fine mix of suspense, thriller, horror and ultimately a heartwarming story of friendship between two lost souls, The Man In The Wall is definitely one to be added to your TBR pile!” Steve Robb – BookieWookie

“The ending is so creepy. OMG. Just wait for it. It really brings things full circle and will leave you quite breathless.” Ashley Gillan – (e)Book Nerd Reviews

A compelling story that will pull you right in, The Man in the Wall is brilliantly dark and addictive!” Rachel Broughton – Rae Reads

“I thought it was a brilliant read and the cover is perfect for the book!!!” Donna Maguire – Donnas Book Blog

“I found it very readable and very compelling. The ending is definitely going to give me nightmares!” Katherine Sunderland – BiblioManiacUK

“A multi layered fascinating crime story set in Sweden with interesting characters.” Caroline Maston – Confessions Of A Reading Addict

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