When It Grows Dark
Jorn Lier Horst
The multi-award winning series behind the thrilling BBC TV show Wisting starring Carrie Anne Moss, from the producers behind Wallander and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
When the notorious Frank Mandt dies, his granddaughter, Sofie Lund, inherits his house and the mysterious safe in the basement. Line Wisting is with her when the safe is opened and what they discover leads Line’s father, Chief Inspector William Wisting, along a trail of murder and narcotics to an ordeal that will separate the innocent from the damned.
By Jorn Lier Horst, the number one bestselling author
Praise for the William Wisting Mysteries:
‘Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers.’ -The Times
‘Solid, satisfying police procedurals.’ -The Sunday Times
‘Plotting reigns supreme’ -Financial Times
‘Gripping and well executed.’ -The Herald
‘Immensely impressive.’ -Barry Forshaw
‘A masterpiece of storytelling.’ -Lin Anderson
'An absorbing solid police procedural, steeped in the historical context... Jorn Lier Horst has very cleverly brought Wisting's early professional years and authenticity of the times. This approach works brilliantly... No wonder William Wisting has become one of the most loved fictional detectives in Norway. ' * Ewa Sherman, Crime Review * 'A deftly crafted, multilayered mystery that showcases author Jorn Lier Horst's genuine master of the genre.' * Midwest Book Review * 'A deft and effective "prequel as well as a milestone" in the life of its suddenly retrospective hero.' * Kirkus Reviews * 'This tense entry to William Wisting's story turns out to be a satisfying mystery expertly unravelled.' * Mark Douglas-Home, author of The Sea Detective *
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