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Karin Fossum - Author


Karin Fossum made her literary debut in Norway with a collection of poetry in 1974. She has since published another volume of poetry, short stories and a non-crime novel. Her crime novels featuring Inspector Konrad Sejer are published in sixteen languages.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Karin Fossum

The Murder of Harriet Krohn by Karin Fossum
The Murder of Harriet Krohn
Karin Fossum
Scandinavian crime is often dark and gloomy but this author is ace on observation and brings the ordinary into the extraordinary. Charlo Torp is a habitual gambler and has lost the money put aside for his daughter’s horse. He has...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
When The Devil Holds The Candle by Karin Fossum
When The Devil Holds The Candle
Karin Fossum
A truly eerie, fascinating tale where the mind of the criminal is explored as fully as that of the victim and where the tables can so easily turn with extraordinary results. Highly regarded in her native Norway and, although a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2013
He Who Fears the Wolf by Karin Fossum
He Who Fears the Wolf
Karin Fossum
“Norway’s Queen of Crime” but this is only the second to be published over here. Strangely there is no “feel” of Norway in this cracking psychological thriller; it’s very Ruth Rendellesque. An intriguing story of disturbed minds, dysfunctional families and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2004

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