By Karin Fossum
Inspector Sejer is at the path of a violent killer in small-town Norway during this gripping mystery from acclaimed crime author Karin Fossum.
Gunder Jomann, a quiet, middle-aged guy from a relaxed Norwegian neighborhood, thinks his existence has been made whole whilst he returns from a visit to India a married guy. yet at the day his Indian bride is because of sign up for him, he's referred to as to the medical institution to his sister's bedside. The neighborhood taxi driving force despatched as an alternative to fulfill the bride on the airport returns with no her. Then town is surprised by way of the inside track of an Indian lady stumbled on bludgeoned to demise in a close-by meadow.
Inspector Sejer and his colleague Skarre head the homicide inquiry, cross-examining the townsfolk and planting seeds of suspicion in a group which has constantly believed itself to be easy, secure and trusting. For what can basically were an unpremeditated and motiveless act of violence, everyone seems to be in charge till confirmed blameless.
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Explained to her about transfers and Gardermoen airport. He gave her money so that she would not be short of anything. Wrote down his address and telephone number in neat numbers and letters. " he asked anxiously. "No, no," said Poona, sure of herself. "We hardly ever see each other. Shiraz lives his own life. Has a wife and four children. I like cooking," she said. " "And I'll make Norwegian lamb stew," Gunder told her happily. " she said. "We don't have spicy food in Norway. Bring lots of spices with you, Poona.
At last he fell asleep. Immediately she appeared in his dreams. Black eyes sparkling. Marie went to Gunder's house every day. She checked the doors and the windows. Picked up his post and put it on the kitchen table. Stuck a finger in all the potted plants one after the other. Always stayed a few minutes to worry about him. He was so trusting, like a child, and now he was milling around over there in the heat among twelve million people. They spoke languages he did not understand. Mind you, he was dependable.
Gunder had grown up with these two women, his mother and his sister, Marie. When his mother was seventy she developed a brain tumour and for long periods she was not herself. He would wait patiently for her to once more become the person he knew and loved. Your time will come. You're a good boy, you are, Gunder. One fine day a woman will come your way, you'll see. But he did not see anyone coming his way. So he booked a flight to India. He knew it was a poor country. Perhaps he might find a woman there who could not afford to turn down his offer of following him all the way to Norway, to this pretty house, which belonged to him.