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The fire witness

by Lars Kepler

  • 245 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murder,
  • Police,
  • Investigation,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When a medium contacts the police department with claims about a murder at a rural home for wayward girls, detective Joona Linna investigates bizarre clues only to find himself confronting more violent truths and a figure from his past.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLars Kepler ; translated from the Swedish by Laura A. Wideburg
    ContributionsWideburg, Laura A., translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT9877.21.E65 E4413 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination497 pages ;
    Number of Pages497
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26265990M
    ISBN 100374298661
    ISBN 109780374298661
    LC Control Number2013011080
    OCLC/WorldCa836261516

      The Fire Witness: A novel - Ebook written by Lars Kepler. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Fire Witness: A novel/5(3). Get this from a library! The fire witness. [Lars Kepler; Neil Smith] -- At a home for troubled girls, a young girl has been brutally murdered during the night. Her body is found arranged in bed with her hands covering her eyes. Vicky Bennet is the only girl unaccounted.

    Get this from a library! The fire witness. [Lars Kepler; Laura A Wideburg] -- Flora has seen it all, but nobody believes her. A young girl is dead, someone killed her. She was only 14 years old and was found in her room at the institution for young women in distress, north of. Books Blog Newsletter For Reviewers FIREreads Midnight RomComs The Last Witness by Claire McFall. One year ago she survived but being the last one standing has consequences.

    Get this from a library! The fire witness. [Lars Kepler; Laura A Wideburg] -- When a medium contacts the police department with claims about a murder at a rural home for wayward girls, detective Joona Linna investigates bizarre clues only to find himself confronting more. THE FIRE WITNESS is the third in a series of novels featuring Detective Inspector Joona Linna and the latest to be published in English, thanks to the fine efforts of Laura A. Wideburg. Linna’s brilliance is matched only by his compassion, which gets him in trouble, as we learn during the course of this book.


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The Fire Witness is the third installment in the Joona Linna series by critically acclaimed husband and wife team Alexandra Coelho Ahndoril and Alexander Ahndoril, writing as “Lars Kepler”. Their Joona Linna series has sold more than twelve million copies in /5. The Fire Witness, the third book in the series, is a brilliant example.

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Joona Linna is a figure of a type familiar to mystery fans. He’s a member of the elite National Homicide Unit—brilliant, intuitive, impatient, disdainful of bureaucratic rules, stubborn to a fault.

“His tendency to go his own way annoys a lot of people, but in less /5(). The Fire Witness was the most sold crime novel in Sweden of “[The Fire Witness] is a knockout example of the thoughtful plotting and character development, genius investigation, and unflinching examination of human evil common in Scandinavian crime fiction.

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“Then I was given a reed like a measuring rod. And the [ ]. The Fire Witness by Lars Kepler was first published in and has been published again in November by Vintage Crime/Black Lizard. Lars Kepler in the pseudonym used by married couple Alexander Ahndoril and Alexandra Coelho Ahndoril.

This is #3 in their Joona Linna series and it can easily stand alone if you have not read the previous books. With The fire witness I finally had the chance to know how Joona gave up the most precious part of his life.

The last chapters are simply heartbreaking. And they lead to the place where Jurek Walter is kept under surveillance. Jurek is - having read the first five books at this point - the most cruel, heartless, sick killer of the entire s:   Praise for The Fire Witness and Lars Kepler's Joona Linna Series: “One of those rare books that is truly difficult to put down.” —New York Journal of Books “Rattles along at a terrific pace Scandinavian noir at its best.” —The Evening Standard (UK) “Haunting Refuses to let go.” —Publishers Weekly “A rich Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Superb, spooky whodunit from the Swedish couple who write as Kepler (The Nightmare,etc.).Considering the nasty things that the likes of Henning Mankell, Stieg Larsson and now Kepler have been turning up underneath Sweden’s soft, pine-clad, liberal veneer, it seems surprising that the entire country has not emigrated to safer : Lars Kepler.

The Fire Witness is an unflinching page-turner, sure to join the ranks of its predecessors as an international sensation. There are no customer reviews for this item yet. Updates during COVID Review our guidelines for visitors and other updates on hours and services at Harvard Book Store this summer.

The Fire Witness (Book): Kepler, Lars: When a medium contacts the police department with claims about a murder at a rural home for wayward girls, detective Joona Linna investigates bizarre clues only to find himself confronting more violent truths and.

The Fire Witness (Book): Kepler, Lars: Detective Inspector Joona Linna, under internal review by the National Police for an alleged infraction, is on leave to solve some troubling personal business when he is called in to "observe" the investigation of a gruesome and strange murder at Birgittagarden, a youth home for wayward teenage girls.

The fire witness I think the other reviewer is wrong. This is a very good book. Artymusician, 06/21/ Convoluted This was a disappointment. The book had too many story lines and was really too convoluted to believe. The stories were disjointed, distracting, and dull. Characters were shallow and under developed/5().

The fire witness by Lars Kepler,Brand: Macmillan Audio, Macmillan Audio edition, audio cdPages:   About The Fire Witness. The third installment of the #1 internationally bestselling Joona Linna series, The Fire Witness sees Joona drawn into a gruesome, mysterious murder at a home for wayward girls.

Detective Joona Linna is on leave dealing with personal and professional issues when he gets pulled into the investigation of a horrific murder at a home. I've been eagerly awaiting the North American release of the third book - The Fire Witness.

And up front, I have to tell you it was a five star read for me. Inspector Joona Linna is on suspension, pending the outcome of an internal affairs investigation.

Linna doesn't play by the rules, he goes for results by whatever means he sees s: 7. Buy The Fire Witness (Joona Linna, Book 3) By Lars Kepler. Available in used condition with free delivery in the US.

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