The Swimmer : Klara Walldeen

  • by Joakim Zander
  • Narrated by William Roberts, Yolanda Kettle
  • Series: Klara Walldeen
  • 11 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The truth weighs nothing… Klara Walldeen, orphaned as a child and brought up by her grandparents, is now a political aide in Brussels. And she has just seen something she shouldn't. On the other side of the world, an old spy hides. Once, he was a man so dedicated that he abandoned his daughter. Now the only thing he lives for is swimming. Then Klara is thrown into a terrifying chase through Europe. Only the Swimmer can save her. But time is running out.

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What the Critics Say

"Guilt and atonement and revenge... The Swimmer is an impressive, fast-paced thriller" (Boras Tiding)
"Elegantly constructed... the language creeps up on you... a remarkable debut novel." (Goteborgs-Posten)

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Fascinating Thriller

This grabs you from the beginning interweaving the past of 'The Swimmer' with the present of his daughter Klara. It is fast-paced and full of action. I felt the ending was a bit ho-hum but this didn't affect my overall enjoyment.
Initially i found the male narrator hard to listen to - but as his character reveals itself the narration does seem more appropriate but I would strongly suggest listening to the sample, as I am sure not all would enjoy his narration.
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- Mari

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-07-2014
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audio