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The Animal/Djuret

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The Animal/Djuret

Signe has left London and moved home to live with her cousin Elsa in Sweden. One day, they find a man lying unconscious in the forest. He’s covered in blood and they call for an ambulance. Suddenly, the man wakes up! He grabs Elsa’s jacket and pulls her right up close to him. “The animal,” he says with terror in his voice. Signe and Elsa soon find themselves dragged into a new mysterious case with an unexpected twist.

The Animal, the third stand-alone book about Signe Holm offers plenty of excitement and can be regarded as a kind of children’s version of Sherlock Holmes. Petter Lidbeck’s crime series offers both drama and suspense with utterly captivating character portrayals.

Petter Lidbeck


Petter Lidbeck, born 1964, has written over forty books for children and young adults. He has also, under the nom de plume Hans Koppel written several literary and suspense novels for adults, including the international hit Never Coming Back. His youth crime series about Signe Holm, the children’s own Sherlock Holmes, was named Children’s Crime…

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