The Indian Bride (Inspector Sejer Mysteries) (Paperback)

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By Karin Fossum, Charlotte Barslund (Translated by)
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Description


Karin Fossum's fourth chilling crime novel finds Inspector Sejer on the hunt for a brutal killer in a good town gone bad.

 

When long-time bachelor Gunder Jomann goes to India for two weeks and comes home married, the town of Elvestad is stunned. Then, on the day his bride is supposed to arrive, the battered body of a woman is found on the outskirts of town. The "good people of Elvestad" can’t believe that anyone among them could be capable of such a crime. But in his quiet way, Inspector Konrad Sejer understands that no one is completely innocent—not the café owner who knows too much, the girl who wants the attention that comes with being a witness, or the bodybuilder with no outlet for his terrible strength.

About the Author


KARIN FOSSUM is the author of the internationally successful Inspector Konrad Sejer crime series. Her recent honors include a Gumshoe Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for mystery/thriller. She lives in Norway.


Praise For…


PRAISE FOR THE INDIAN BRIDE
 
"Devastating . . . Fossum [is] able to see into the soul of an entire village."—Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review

 "An irresistible page-turner that's like a Nordic Sherlock Holmes story, with characters by Bergman and blood by Tarantino. A-."—Entertainment Weekly

 


"Fossum is a master at drawing finely detailed suspects. The result: an irresistible page-turner that's like a Nordic Sherlock Holmes story, with characters by Bergman and blood by Tarantino. A-"

— Entertainment Weekly


Product Details
ISBN: 9780156033367
ISBN-10: 0156033364
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication Date: June 2008
Pages: 320
Language: English
Series: Inspector Sejer Mysteries