A KILLER PLAYING GOD
One midsummer morning, a young nurse is found murdered, dressed up as a bride. The discovery awakens an old Nordic myth, forcing Detective Maria Wern to come face-to-face with an intricate web of tangled relationships and evil schemes.
Killer’s Island is set on the beautiful island of Gotland, the Swedish equivalent of Martha’s Vineyard. It’s a riveting crime novel, exploring ethical issues surrounding life and death.
Anna Jansson is often described as a modern Agatha Christie. Her hard-boiled detective plots blended with interpersonal drama have established her as one of Europe’s most popular crime writers, with more than two million copies sold in over twenty countries.
★ ”Truly engages the reader.” —Publishers Weekly
“An unusually bloody and brutally intrusive story by Anna Jansson—the best in her Maria Wern series.” —Vestmanlands Läns Tidning