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              Death Deserved

              Death Deserved (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Enger, Thomas; Horst, Jorn Lier; Translated by Bruce, Anne

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              Police officer Alexander Blix and celebrity blogger Emma Ramm join forces to track down a serial killer.

              ISBN 9781913193003
              Released NZ 10 Mar 2020
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              The Inner Darkness
               

              The Inner Darkness (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier; Translated by Bruce, Anne

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              • Pub Date
                2 Jun 20

              The chilling new novel from Norwegian superstar Jorn Lier Horst. This is Nordic Noir at its spine-tingling best After four years behind bars notorious serial killer, Thomas Kerr, is ready to talk. And Chief Inspector, William Wisting has been waiting to listen. Kerr has finally a...greed to lead the police to his final victim's grave. But the expedition goes horribly wrong after his escape deep into the Norwegian forest. Wisting must launch a frantic search to find this cold-blooded killer before he strikes again. But the body of another woman, killed weeks before, has been found. Murdered in the same way as Kerr's victims. Is there a copycat killer on the loose? And what will happen once Kerr and his apprentice are reunited? As the clock counts down to the next murder, Wisting must put everything on the line to stop a terrifying evil which threatens to engulf his city. Praise for Jorn Lier Horst 'Jorn Lier Horst writes some of the best Scandinavian crime fiction . . . His books are superbly plotted and addictive, the characters wonderfully realized' Yrsa Sigurdardottir 'Jorn Lier Horst is one of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' Sunday Times 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' Marcel Berlin, The Times 'A well-crafted, atmospheric, character-driven thriller - I couldn't put it down!' Alex Dahl, author of The Boy At The Door 'A good Nordic police procedural with well-drawn characters' Choice Magazine SOON TO BE A BBC TV SERIES FROM THE PRODUCERS BEHIND WALLANDER AND THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO
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              ISBN 9780241454626
              Released NZ 2 Jun 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Cold Case Quartet
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              The Hunting Dogs
               

              The Hunting Dogs (Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier; Translated by Bruce, Anne

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              Seventeen years ago William Wisting led the investigation into one of Norway's most widely publicised criminal cases, when the young Cecilia Linde was killed. Now it is discovered that evidence was planted and the wrong man convicted. Wisting is suspended and the media smell bloo...d.
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              ISBN 9781908737632
              Released NZ 24 Jun 2015
              Publisher Faber Factory
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              Series William Wisting Mystery
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              The Katharina Code: You loved Wallander, now meet Wisting.

              The Katharina Code: You loved Wallander, now meet Wisting. (Paperback, Unabridged edition)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier; Translated by Bruce, Anne; Read by McInnerny, Tim

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              A gripping thriller from the international bestselling author Jorn Lier Horst On October 9th each year Chief Inspector William Wisting takes out the files from when Katarina Haugen disappeared more than two decades. Each and every year he looks at the papers from the unsolved cas...e and visits her husband, Martin, who over the years has gone from prime suspect to a good friend. But this year, his house stands empty; Martin Haugen is also missing. That same day, a investigator from Oslo, Adrian Stiller, comes to see Wisting. He believes that the kidnap case he's working on has ties to Haugen. He soon puts Wisting in an impossible position where he is made to act as bait to bring in a man who has become one of his most trusted companions. Atmospheric, gripping and suspenseful; this is Nordic Noir at its very best. 'Jorn Lier Horst is one of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' Joan Smith, Sunday Times 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' Marcel Berlin, The Times
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              ISBN 9781405938068
              Released NZ 14 Dec 2018
              Publisher Penguin
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              Series The Cold Case Quartet
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              Dregs

              Dregs (Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier

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              Chief Inspector William Wisting is an experienced policeman familiar with the dark side of human nature. He lives in challenging times for the Norwegian police force, meeting them with integrity and humanity, and a fragile belief that he can play a part in creating a better world.... Dregs begins with a police report giving the place and time of the discovery of a training shoe washed up on the sand, containing a severed foot. Soon a second shoe is washed up, but it is another left foot. What is the explanation for this? Has there been some kind of terrible accident at sea? Does it indicate the killing and dismembering of two victims? Is there a link with the unsolved mystery of a number of disappearances in the Larvik area in recent months? In this gripping police procedural, Wisting gradually gets to the bottom of the mystery with the help of his all too human colleagues and his journalist daughter, Line.
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              ISBN 9781925475500
              Published NZ 3 Jul 2017
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              The Hunting Dogs

              The Hunting Dogs (Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier

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              Seventeen years ago, William Wisting led the investigation into one of Norway's most widely publicised criminal cases, when the young Cecilia Linde was killed. Now it is discovered that evidence was planted and the wrong man convicted. Wisting is suspended and the media smell blo...od.William Wisting has spent his life hunting criminals, but now it is he who is hunted. To discover what really happened he must work alone and under cover, assisted only by his journalist daughter Line.Then another young woman disappears.
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              ISBN 9781925475623
              Published NZ 27 Jun 2017
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              Ordeal

              Ordeal (Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier

              Together with her one year old daughter Maja, single mother Sofie Lund moves into the house she inherited from her grandfather.Sofie has such painful memories that she has had every trace of the old man removed, every trace but a locked safe that has been bolted to the basement f...loor. Inside the safe, Sofie finds something shocking that will also become crucial evidence in a case that has plagued Inspector William Wisting for a long time.To follow this lead though, he must cut across important loyalties and undermine confidence in the police force.
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              ISBN 9781925475753
              Published NZ 28 Nov 2017
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              The Caveman

              The Caveman (Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier

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              Only three houses away from the policeman's home, a man has been sitting dead in front of his television set for four months. There are no indications that anything criminal has taken place. Viggo Hansen was a man nobody ever noticed, even though he lived in the midst of a close-...knit community.His death doesn't hit the headlines, but there is something about the case that catches the attention of William Wisting's journalist daughter, Line, and she decides to write a newspaper article with a different twist for the festive season: the portrait of a completely anonymous and obscure person whose death goes unremarked and unmourned.
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              ISBN 9781925475708
              Published NZ 29 Aug 2017
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              The Cabin

              The Cabin (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier; Translated by Bruce, Anne

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              ** Jorn Lier Horst is the winner of the 2018 Nordic Noir Thriller of the Year award ** You loved Wallander, now meet Wisting . . . ___________ Pre-order the second instalment in the Cold Case Quartet from one of Scandinavia's most successful writers Politician Bernhard Clausen ha...s been found dead in his cabin on the Norwegian coast. The police discover a piece of explosive information which could put the whole nation's future at risk. In a frantic search for answers they discover a web of lies which conceal the secrets to a series of cold cases. The police soon realise that to uncover the truth these cases need to be solved. And quickly. Chief Inspector William Wisting, together with Kripos investigator Adrian Stiller, delve into Clauren's past and soon find that his interests lay less in Norway's political world, and more in its dark, and deadly, criminal underbelly. ___________ 'Jorn Lier Horst is one of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today' Joan Smith, Sunday Times 'Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers' Marcel Berlin, The Times 'A good Nordic police procedural with well-drawn characters' Choice Magazine
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              ISBN 9780241405963
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher Penguin
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              Series The Cold Case Quartet
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              Ordeal
               

              Ordeal (Paperback)

              By Horst, Jorn Lier; Translated by Bruce, Anne

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              The investigation into taxi-driver Jens Hummel's disappearance has been fruitless, but a crucial discovery directs suspicion at Dan Roger 'Danny' Brodin. The problem is, however, that Danny is already in prison, convicted of another murder.

              ISBN 9781910124741
              Released NZ 23 Mar 2016
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Series William Wisting Mystery
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