Events no one foresaw turn the “The Caller’s” last pages into an unnerving study in unlooked-for crime and unexpected punishment. These stories will put you away, no questions asked.
Thrillers not so thrilling lately? Serial killers too silly? Police detectives too sensitive? Wondering where all the tough guys went? Marilyn Stasio on new novels by Karin Fossum, Chelsea Cain, Benjamin Black and Michael Koryta.
Neue Rezensionen bei Euro Crime. Besprochen werden unter anderem: “Gridlock” von Sean Black, “Luther” von Neil Cross, “In the Darkness” von Karin Fossum, “The Hollow Man” von Oliver Harris und viele weitere Bücher.
Published in 1995 in its original Norwegian, “In the Darkness”, the first Inspector Sejer novel has finally made into English. Despite its relative age the story doesn’t feel that dated except for the obvious lack of mobile phones.
This time: Jo Nesbo’s »Headhunters«, Karin Fossum’s »The Caller«, Barbara Cleverly’s »The Blood Royal«, Catriona McPherson’s »Dandy Gilver and the Proper Treatment of Bloodstains«, Anne Emery’s »Death at Christy Burke’s« und noch mehr…
Five crime writers nominate their favourite living author in their field: John Harvey on Peter Temple, Sara Paretsky on Liza Cody, Ann Cleeves on Johan Theorin, Karin Fossum on Belinda Bauer and Mark Billingham on Michael Connelly.