Synopses & Reviews
The author of "Borkmann's Point" spins a story that leaves even the most veteran crime novel readers chilled. Chief Inspector Van Veeteren confronts a new case--the complicated history of a nearly perfect murder.
About the Author
Håkan Nesser was born in 1950 in Sweden. In 1993 he was awarded the Swedish Crime Writers Academy Prize for new authors for his novel Minds Eye, and is the only author to have won the Academys best novel award three times: in 1994 for Borkmanns Point; in 1996 for Woman With Birthmark; and in 2007 for A Rather Different Story. In 1999 he was awarded the Crime Writers of Scandinavias Glass Key Award for the best crime novel of the year for Carambole. His novels have been published to wide acclaim in twenty-five countries.