Anne Holt's Fear Not is a thrilling crime novel once again featuring criminal psychologist and profiler Johanne Vik. The author raises questions about religion, human rights, and the very nature of love itself by having the courage to go beyond conventional crime writing and peppers the story with red-hot political issues. For fans of Stieg Larsson's Millennium Trilogy this is right up your street.
A drug addict dead in a basement, a young asylum seeker floating in the harbour, a high profile female bishop stabbed to death in the street. What is the connection? During a snowy Christmas season in Norway, criminal psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only her husband and herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths. Her husband, detective Yngvar StubA , has been dispatched to Bergen to investigate the shocking Christmas Eve murder of a local female bishop. Meanwhile, in Oslo, dead bodies keep turning up, though the causes of death vary. Before long, Inger Johanne will incredulously discover something that will link them all.
Closing date: 06/09/2018
Publication date: 01/07/2011
Publisher: Corvus an imprint of Atlantic Books
|Publication date:||1st July 2011|
|Publisher:||Corvus an imprint of Atlantic Books|
|Genres:||Crime / Mystery, Thriller / Suspense,|
|Categories:||Crime & mystery,|
Anne Holt is one of Scandinavia’s most successful crime writers. Her two crime series - featuring Johanne Vik and Hanne Wilhelmsen - have sold more than 5 million copies and are translated into twenty-five languages. She is the recipient of several awards, including the Riverton Prize (Rivertonprisen) and the Booksellers´ Prize (Bokhandlerprisen). She is the former Minister of Justice for Norway, and has worked as a police attorney, lawyer, TV news editor and anchor, media consultant and journalist.More About Anne Holt