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The root of evil

Author: Håkan Nesser; Sarah Death
Publisher: London, England : Mantle, 2018. ©2018
Series: Gunnar Barbarotti, [2]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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July 2007. A letter arrives on Inspector Barbarotti's doorstep detailing a murder that is about to take place in his own quiet Swedish town. By the time the police track down the subject of the letter, he is already dead. So when a second letter arrives, then a third, and a fourth, it's a game of cat and mouse to stop the killer before he can make good on all of his promises. Meanwhile, an anonymous diary is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Swedish fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Håkan Nesser; Sarah Death
ISBN: 9781509809387 1509809384 9781509809370 1509809376
OCLC Number: 1057586922
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Notes: Originally published in Swedish: Stockholm, Sweden : Albert Bonniers Förlag, 2007.
Description: 594 pages ; 24 cm
Series Title: Gunnar Barbarotti, [2]
Other Titles: En helt annan historia.
Responsibility: Håkan Nesser ; translated from the Swedish by Sarah Death.

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The second installment in Hakan Nesser's Inspector Barbarotti quintet: a series of letters detailing future murders arrives on Inspector Barbarotti's very own doorstep . . .  Read more...

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One of Sweden's best crime writers * Mail on Sunday * Barbarotti has to disentangle years of bad blood and resentment to get to the heart of a thrillingly complex case * Sunday Times (on The Darkest Read more...

 
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