Chestnut Man: The gripping debut novel from the writer of The Killing S?ren Sveistrup



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A full-throttle thriller in the tradition of classic Stieg Larsson, drenched in atmosphere and charged with adrenaline. I loved this book A. J. Finn, author of The Woman In The Window THE CHILLING DEBUT NOVEL FROM THE CREATOR AND WRITER OF HIT TV SHOW THE KILLING As the leaves fall, hes coming for you. . . One October morning in a quiet suburb, the police make a terrible discovery. A young woman is found brutally murdered with one of her hands missing. Above her hangs a small doll made of chestnuts. Examining the doll, Forensics are shocked to find a fingerprint belonging to a young girl, kidnapped and murdered a year ago. Can a new killer be the key to an old crime? And will his spree be over when winter arrives – or is he only just getting started? __________ The Stieg Larsson comparisons seem unfair – on Sveistrup. He is quite simply in another league Metro If youre pining for a dose of Jo Nesbo-style Scandi noir, The Chestnut Man should hit the spot The Times Has success written all over it Daily Express Creepy, clever and packed with tension Sun If you are one of the millions who enjoyed The Killing, youll want to read the first novel by its creator Guardian The Times Best Paperbacks of the Month ___________ Praise for The Killing TV of the absolute finest quality . . . the writing shines Guardian Excellent . . . A shrewd mix of police procedural, political thriller and domestic drama New York Times The most talked-about, boxset-friendly cultural landmarks of the 21st century to date Independent

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