• Horst is brilliant on the day-to-day details of investigation, while keeping tension to the end

    Sunday Times
  • Impeccably crafted police procedural

    Sunday Times Crime Club
  • A well-crafted, atmospheric, character-driven thriller - I couldn't put it down!

    Alex Dahl, author of The Boy At The Door
  • Up there with the best of the Nordic crime writers

    Marcel Berlin, The Times
  • Jørn Lier Horst is one of the most brilliantly understated crime novelists writing today

    Joan Smith, Sunday Times
  • Plotting reigns supreme. Fortunately, that's Horst's primary skill

    Barry Forshaw, Financial Times
  • A good Nordic police procedural with well-drawn characters

    Choice Magazine
  • A nail biting deftly plotted thriller by a Norwegian police officer turned bestselling author

    Saga Magazine
  • Lier Horst's novels stand comparison with the best police procedurals from anywhere in the world . . . polished and stylish . . . Wisting is a cracking creation . . . this is a riveting police procedural, it's a page turner, inventive and thrilling by turns

    NB Magazine
  • If you liked Wallander you'll enjoy this too

    Crime Fiction Lover

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