Stream of Poison

Stream of Poison (Giftstrøm)
Elli arrests a young Uganda criminel in a narco raid. Soon after, the Norwegian embassy in Kampala receives a package. The contents prove a Norwegian activist is taken hostage ba a ruthless guerilla.

Elli reveals the young man arrested in Oslo is connected to the kidnapping. Suddenly Elli herself among mercenaries, loan sharks and hard hitting, international thugs.


"A suspenseful story against the backdrop of contemporary problems; as a crime reader cannot wish for more." DN
"Knowledgeable about the resource war in Africa. You can't help but be impressed by the overwhelming background material..." Dagbladet
"Intense and exciting. A book you won't put down. The mix of crime, intelligence and high power play is impressive." Haugesunds avis, dice roll 5
"... action-packed and exciting, the plot has no dead ends." Opland arbeiderblad dice roll 5
"Ambitious crime with an international twist." Bokelskerinnen, dice roll 6

Foreign rights: Cappelen Damm Agency

Eystein Hanssen – Bikkjer
Elli's first assignment for Kripos (The National Time Unit) brings her to the small town of Gjøvik and the Killing of a Somali youth. As the antagonist probes in on Elli, connections between old and new murders emerge against the backdrop of racism.
Eystein Hanssen – En kort evighet
A Short Eternity
(En kort evighet) A series of brutal heists terrorize Oslo. The robbers' military precision leaves the police in bafflement. Elli finds leads pointing back in time, to the civil wars of the former Yougosalvia.
Eystein Hanssen – Jaget
With the migration from Syria as a background, the thriller Jaget portrays how war, escape and xenophobia push people to their utmost limits.
Eystein Hanssen – Brennemerket
The deamons of her mother’s past draws Elli towards an unsolved murder in Bangkok. Soon Elli realise she is just as connected to the case as her mother.
Eystein Hanssen – Åtseldyr
The remains of a child is found in an old Oslo cellar. Elli’s investigation reveals a gruesome, hidden underworld in Oslo.
Eystein Hanssen – Triangel
On leave from the Oslo Police, Elli initiates her own, private investigation into the unsolved murder of her sister Anne.
Stream of Poison
Elli arrests a young Uganda criminel in a narco raid. Soon after, the Norwegian embassy in Kampala receives a package.
Eystein Hanssen – De ingen savner
The Unmissed
Meet Elisabeth Sunee Rathke, or simply Elli. Half Norwegian, half Thai, black belt in karate and a police investigator in Oslo.
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