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  • Published: 30 November 2021
  • ISBN: 9780241545546
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 400
  • RRP: $32.99

A Question of Guilt




Wisting - hero of the hit BBC4 detective show - must prevent a murder who escaped justice 20 years ago striking again.

In 1999, seventeen-year-old Tone Vaterland was killed on her way home from work. Desperate for a conviction the police deemed the investigation an open-and-shut case and sent her spurned boyfriend, Danny Momrak, down for murder.
But twenty years later William Wisting receives a puzzling letter. It suggests the wrong man was convicted for Tone's death and the real murderer is still out there.
Wisting is quickly thrown into a terrifying race against time where he must find the sender, decipher this mysterious letter and catch the real killer before they strike again.

  • Published: 30 November 2021
  • ISBN: 9780241545546
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 400
  • RRP: $32.99

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A well-written and intensely thrilling story

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Horst both knows how to craft a good plot and to make the lines all come together

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Horst is a craftsman, and at his best a truly masterful writer of crime novels

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Relentlessly exciting . . . creates a sense of real menace

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Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers

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