About this book
The very first book in the bestselling crime series featuring Harry Hole, published in English for the first time. Harry is sent to Australian to investigate the murder of a Norwegian girl who was there on her gap year. Nesbo's novels have sold 14 million copies worldwide, 3 million in the UK. 'Jo Nesbo has written the cleverest debut novel in the crime genre that I've read in a long time.' "Afterposten" (Norway)
A Norwegian girl taking a gap year in Sydney has been murdered, and Detective Harry Hole has been sent to Australia to assist in any way he can. When the team unearths a string of unsolved murders and disappearances, nothing will stop Harry from finding out the truth. The hunt for a serial killer is on, but the murderer will talk only to Harry.