Bjurwald & Dejemyr, the new crime duo with unique insights into the dark sides of society. They have published the non-fiction book The Perpetrator is an Officer (Gärningsmannen är polis), together spring 2021 (Bazar publishing house) to great critical acclaim and has stirred up a hot debate on the controversial and under-investigated topic of sexual violence at the hands of the police.
Lisa Bjurwald, award-winning journalist and author, and Kerstin Dejemyr, whistling ex-cop and author, returns after the acclaimed reportage book The perpetrator is a police officer with a suspense novel that takes advantage of their uniqueness experiences of examining the dark sides of society.
Kerstin Dejemyr is a security consultant, international lecturer and former police officer. She led the police’s #metoo call Emergency Response after a long career in the Police and has had an obvious place in subsequent opinion formation. Dejemyr has previously written a thriller about #metoo, the year before it became a global definition, as well participated in two anthologies.
Lisa Bjurwald is a well-known journalist with a background in for example Dagens Nyheter, the Swedish national morning paper. She is the author of seven books and has been awarded and shortlisted for awards such as the Raoul Wallenberg Prize, Woman of the year 2020, European Parliament Journalist Prize and the Grand Feminist Prize.
Now this duo is writing on yet another manuscript, a psychological, woman-driven thriller with shocking twists. Synopsis is availible for publishers.