When It Grows Dark

In a dilapidated barn stands a forgotten, bullet-riddled car. How long has it been there and what happened to the driver? This is the case that shaped William Wisting as a policeman, with a resolution thirty-three years in the future .

Author: Jorn Lier Horst

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ISBN: 1525284207

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A letter from the dead could solve Wisting's coldest case. Stavern 1983: Christmas is approaching and an ambitious young policeman named William Wisting has just become the father of twins. Edged off a robbery investigation by more experienced officers, he is soon on a less prestigious case. In a dilapidated barn stands a forgotten, bullet-riddled car. How long has it been there and what happened to the driver? This is the case that shaped William Wisting as a policeman, with a resolution thirty-three years in the future ...
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When it Grows Dark William Wisting Mystery 6

was 'It was always a possibility.' Painstakingly, the students ... Underneath, they could make out the rounded contours of a skull. ... He also knew there was no simple answer. the wrong It was growing dark, but someone had brought out a.

Author: Jorn Lier Horst

Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd

ISBN: 9781910985496

Category: Fiction

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The multi-award winning series behind the thrilling BBC TV show Wisting starring Carrie Anne Moss, from the producers behind Wallander and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Christmas is approaching and ambitious young police officer William Wisting has just become the father of twins. Edged off a robbery investigation by more experienced officers, he is soon on a less prestigious case: In a dilapidated barn stands a forgotten, bullet-riddled car. How long has it been there and what happened to the driver? By Jorn Lier Horst, the number one bestselling author Praise for the William Wisting Mysteries: 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers.' -The Times 'Solid, satisfying police procedurals.' -The Sunday Times 'Plotting reigns supreme' -Financial Times 'Gripping and well executed.' -The Herald 'Immensely impressive.' -Barry Forshaw 'A masterpiece of storytelling.' -Lin Anderson
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When it Grows Dark Dyslexic Edition

In a dilapidated barn stands a forgotten, bullet-riddled car. How long has it been there and what happened to the driver? This is the case that shaped William Wisting as a policeman, with a resolution thirty-three years in the future .

Author: Jørn Lier Horst

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ISBN: 152528469X

Category: Cold cases (Criminal investigation)

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A letter from the dead could solve Wisting's coldest case. Stavern 1983: Christmas is approaching and an ambitious young policeman named William Wisting has just become the father of twins. Edged off a robbery investigation by more experienced officers, he is soon on a less prestigious case. In a dilapidated barn stands a forgotten, bullet-riddled car. How long has it been there and what happened to the driver? This is the case that shaped William Wisting as a policeman, with a resolution thirty-three years in the future ...
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When It Grows Dark 16pt Large Print Edition

In a dilapidated barn stands a forgotten, bullet-riddled car. How long has it been there and what happened to the driver? This is the case that shaped William Wisting as a policeman, with a resolution thirty-three years in the future â ]

Author: Jorn Lier Horst

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ISBN: 0369326393

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A letter from the dead could solve Wisting's coldest case. Stavern 1983: Christmas is approaching and an ambitious young policeman named William Wisting has just become the father of twins. Edged off a robbery investigation by more experienced officers, he is soon on a less prestigious case. In a dilapidated barn stands a forgotten, bullet-riddled car. How long has it been there and what happened to the driver? This is the case that shaped William Wisting as a policeman, with a resolution thirty-three years in the future â ]
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A Question of Guilt

And how do you stop yourself becoming the next victim? ________ PRAISE FOR JØRN LIER HORST 'Horst, a former Norwegian police detective, is often compared to Sweden's Henning Mankell for his moody, sweeping crime dramas' NEW YORK TIMES ...

Author: Jørn Lier Horst

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9781405941662

Category: Fiction

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A killer caught. A murder sentence served. But did they arrest the wrong man? . . . THE CHILLING AND HEART-POUNDING NEW NOVEL FROM THE NO. 1 BESTSELLER INSPIRATION FOR THE HIT BBC FOUR SHOW WISTING 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' THE TIMES ________ When Danny Momrak was sent down for murdering his ex-girlfriend in 1999, it was an open and shut case. You trusted the prosecution. We all did. But twenty years later, inspector William Wisting receives an anonymous tip: The wrong man was convicted. Now Wisting must catch the real killer before they strike again. But how do you re-open a case that was barely investigated? And how do you stop yourself becoming the next victim? ________ PRAISE FOR JØRN LIER HORST 'Horst, a former Norwegian police detective, is often compared to Sweden's Henning Mankell for his moody, sweeping crime dramas' NEW YORK TIMES 'Jørn Lier Horst writes some of the best Scandinavian crime fiction . . . His books are superbly plotted and addictive, the characters wonderfully realized' YRSA SIGURDARDÓTTIR 'One of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' SUNDAY TIMES
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The Inner Darkness

The chilling and heart-pounding new novel from Norwegian superstar Jørn Lier Horst THE INSPIRATION FOR THE HIT BBC FOUR SHOW WISTING 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' THE TIMES 'Tense, fast-paced, compelling' SUNDAY ...

Author: Jørn Lier Horst

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9781405941648

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The chilling and heart-pounding new novel from Norwegian superstar Jørn Lier Horst THE INSPIRATION FOR THE HIT BBC FOUR SHOW WISTING 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' THE TIMES 'Tense, fast-paced, compelling' SUNDAY TIMES ________ Five years ago, serial killer Tom Kerr was imprisoned. Today, he's out to reveal the resting place of his final victim. As Kerr leads Detective Wisting to the grave, the expedition goes horribly wrong. Kerr escapes, vanishing into the forest. What's worse, Kerr's old accomplice was never caught . . . Now two murderers are on the loose - and Wisting has just hours to find them. ________ 'One of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' Sunday Times 'Horst, a former Norwegian police detective, is often compared to Sweden's Henning Mankell for his moody, sweeping crime dramas' New York Times
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The Cabin

His books are superbly plotted and addictive, the characters wonderfully realized' Yrsa Sigurdardóttir 'One of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' Sunday Times 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers ...

Author: Jørn Lier Horst

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9781405941624

Category: Fiction

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'Horst is brilliant on the day-to-day details of investigation, while keeping tension to the end' SUNDAY TIMES 'Horst, a former Norwegian police detective, is often compared to Sweden's Henning Mankell for his moody, sweeping crime dramas' NEW YORK TIMES If you loved Wallander, meet Wisting - your next Scandi crime obsession . . . 15 years ago, Simon Meier walked out of his house and was never seen again. With no leads, the case quickly ran cold. Until now. Because one day ago, politician Bernard Clausen died. And in his cabin on the Norwegian coast, police make a shocking discovery. Boxes of bank notes, worth millions of dollars. Collecting dust. Chief Inspector William Wisting thinks it could link to Meier's disappearance. But solving both cases will mean working with an old adversary, and delving into a dark underworld - which leads closer to home than he could have imagined . . . Fans of Jo Nesbo and Stieg Larsson will be captivated by this thrilling and atmospheric read from the award-winning Nordic crime writer. 'Plotting reigns supreme' Barry Forshaw, Financial Times __________ 'Jørn Lier Horst writes some of the best Scandinavian crime fiction . . . His books are superbly plotted and addictive, the characters wonderfully realized' Yrsa Sigurdardóttir 'One of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' Sunday Times 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' Marcel Berlin, The Times THE INSPIRATION FOR THE TV SERIES WISTING FROM THE PRODUCERS BEHIND WALLANDER AND THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO
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The Katharina Code

Atmospheric, gripping and suspenseful; this is Nordic Noir at its very best. ___________ SOON TO BE A MAJOR TV SERIES FROM THE PRODUCERS BEHIND WALLANDER AND THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO 'Jørn Lier Horst is one of the most brilliantly ...

Author: Jørn Lier Horst

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9781405938082

Category: Fiction

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THE NUMBER ONE KINDLE BESTSELLER You loved Wallander, now meet Wisting . . . 'Horst, a former Norwegian police detective, is often compared to Sweden's Henning Mankell for his moody, sweeping crime dramas' NEW YORK TIMES ___________ Katharina went missing twenty-four years ago. Each year on the anniversary of her disappearance Chief Inspector William Wisting visits her husband, the man he could never help. He re-reads her files, searching for the answer he could never find. The code he could never solve. Until now. This year is going to be different. Another woman is missing. And so is Katharina's husband. Wisting has to find him, but is he rescuing a dear friend, or playing a deadly game? Set between the icy streets and dark forests of Norway, The Katharina Code is a heart-stopping story of one man's obsession with his coldest case. Atmospheric, gripping and suspenseful; this is Nordic Noir at its very best. ___________ SOON TO BE A MAJOR TV SERIES FROM THE PRODUCERS BEHIND WALLANDER AND THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO 'Jørn Lier Horst is one of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' The Sunday Times 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' The Times 'A well-crafted, atmospheric, character-driven thriller- I couldn't put it down!' Alex Dahl, author of The Boy At The Door 2018 Nordic Noir Thriller of the Year, Winner of the prestigious Petrona Award for Best Scandinavian Crime Novel & Longlisted for the CWA International Dagger Award
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The Forest

Author: Jø Lier Horst

Publisher: Michael Joseph

ISBN: 0241389577

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The chilling new novel from Norwegian superstar Jørn Lier Horst. This is Nordic Noir at its spine-tingling best After four years behind bars notorious serial killer, Thomas Kerr, is ready to talk. And Chief Inspector, William Wisting has been waiting to listen. Kerr has finally agreed to lead the police to his final victim's grave. But the expedition goes horribly wrong after his escape deep into the Norwegian forest. Wisting must launch a frantic search to find this cold-blooded killer before he strikes again. But the body of another woman, killed weeks before, has been found. Murdered in the same way as Kerr's victims. Is there a copycat killer on the loose? And what will happen once Kerr and his apprentice are reunited? As the clock counts down to the next murder, Wisting must put everything on the line to stop a terrifying evil which threatens to engulf his city. Praise for Jørn Lier Horst 'Jørn Lier Horst writes some of the best Scandinavian crime fiction . . . His books are superbly plotted and addictive, the characters wonderfully realized' Yrsa Sigurdardóttir 'Jørn Lier Horst is one of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' Sunday Times 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' Marcel Berlin, The Times 'A well-crafted, atmospheric, character-driven thriller - I couldn't put it down!' Alex Dahl, author of The Boy At The Door 'A good Nordic police procedural with well-drawn characters' Choice Magazine SOON TO BE A BBC TV SERIES FROM THE PRODUCERS BEHIND WALLANDER AND THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO
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Home Before Dark

Although there is apparently no medical evidence to connect his seizures with the cancer that killed him, it was just a little more than a year after the first seizure that the ... "When it grows dark I would like a drink," he wrote.

Author: Susan Cheever

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780671028503

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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In Home Before Dark, Susan Cheever, daughter of the famously talented writer John Cheever, uses previously unpublished letters, journals, and her own precious memories to create a candid and insightful tribute to her father. While producing some of the most beloved and celebrated American literature of this century, John Cheever wrestled with personal demons that deeply affected his family life as well as his career. In this poignant memoir of a man driven by boundless genius and ambition, Susan Cheever writes with heartwrenching honesty of family life with the father, the writer, and the remarkable man she loved.
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