Pocket: M. Kallentoft - Den Femte Årstiden (2012)
Translation: "The Fifth Season"
It's early May when the young family out on a walk in the woods makes an unpleasant discovery... outside Linköping they find a torn corpses and the traces of torture on the woman's body is all too clear.
Detective Malin Fors thinks she can see similarities with the case of Maria Murvall, the young woman who was found raped and brutally beaten in the woods several years ago and has since been unreachable.
By chance, Malin meats a psychologist from St. Lawrence in Lund, which tells of a similar case, and suddenly Maria appears to be just a small piece of something much bigger. But what is it that is so terrible that it is impossible to speak of?
Malin, who has long been obsessed with finding out what happened to Maria, is determined to find out the truth, wherever it may lead her.
The fifth season is the fifth installment in the acclaimed book series about Malin Fors at Linköping police.