The Chestnut Man
ISBN: 0062895370
EAN13: 9780062895370
Language: English
Pages: 528
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
WINNER OF THE BARRY AWARD FOR BEST FIRST MYSTERY/CRIME NOVEL A Best Book of the Year: New York Times Book Review, Kirkus, Library Journal, FROM THE CREATOR OF THE HIT TELEVISION SHOW THE KILLING , a full-throttle thriller in the tradition of classic Stieg Larsson (A.J. Finn)--SOON TO BE A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES. IF YOU FIND ONE, HE'S ALREADY FOUND YOU A psychopath is terrorizing Copenhagen. His calling card is a chestnut man--a handmade doll made of matchsticks and two chestnuts--which he leaves at each bloody crime scene. Examining the dolls, forensics makes a shocking discovery--a fingerprint belonging to a young girl, a government minister's daughter who had been kidnapped and murdered a year ago. A tragic coincidence--or something more twisted? To save innocent lives, a pair of detectives must put aside their differences to piece together the Chestnut Man's gruesome clues. Because it's clear that the madman is on a mission that is far from over. And no one is safe.