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One Step Behind - Henning Mankell
One Step Behind
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099448877 (0099448874)
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 450
Edition language: English
Series: Kurt Wallander (#7)
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Url Phantomhive
Url Phantomhive rated it
4.0 One Step Behind
This was the first book by Henning Mankell I read, or actually listened to. I know it was a little weird to start in the middle of the Wallander series, but still I enjoyed it a lot since it was during the time the Scandinavian detective books were hugely popular in the Netherlands and I also read a...
Bettie's Books
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5.0 One Step Behind by Henning Mankell
It is Midsummer's Eve. Three young friends meet in a wood to act out an elaborate masque. But unknown to them, they are being watched. With a bullet each, all three are murdered. Soon afterwards, one of Inspector Wallander's colleagues is found murdered. Is this the same killer, and what could the c...
Myrto rated it
4.0 One Step Behind
I saw the BBC TV series and liked it very much, so I expected to like the novels. This was the first one I read, even though it's the seventh in the series. Great pacing, a good story, and the main character, Kurt Wallander, is a satisfyingly complex man to keep the series moving along.
Bettie's Books
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Truly a suspenseful tear-jerker and a brutal bloodbath
What I'm reading
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4.0 One Step Behind: A Kurt Wallander Mystery (7)
The tension and the depth of the plot from each book become more and more interesting. In this we find Wallander looking for the killer of a fellow detective who was looking for three missing students. Simple yet terribly complicated and dark. Wallander's private life is the back bones of the series...
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