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Harry Hole and his team are in a race against time to crack the identity of a violent bank robber who always seems one step ahead.

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How do you catch a killer when you're the number one suspect?

A man is caught on CCTV, shooting dead a cashier at a bank. Detective Harry Hole begins his investigation, but after dinner with an old flame wakes up with no memory of the past 12 hours. Then the girl is found dead in mysterious circumstances and he beings to receive threatening emails: is someone trying to frame him for her death?

As Harry fights to clear his name, the bank robberies continue with unparalleled savagery...

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A superb novel. Intricate, truly gripping plot...elegant simplicity. Bravo! - as they say in Norway

Evening Standard

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780099546757

    December 1, 2009

    Vintage

    720 pages

    RRP $27.00

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  • EBook

    9781407013350

    June 1, 2010

    Vintage Digital

    720 pages

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