"Nesbo is in a class of his own" (Evening Standard)
"Terrific shocks, tension and atmosphere" (The Times)
"Nesbo's fourth novel [and it] proves to be as brilliant as his other three...grimly realistic...an engrossing mystery" (The Scotsman)
"Even when you're positive that the mystery is entirely done and dusted, it invariably turns out that the pragmatic Detective Harry Hole has managed to stay three steps ahead and there's more to uncover" (Time Out)
start to finish.