“Boasts the customary ability to render attempts at work and sleep futile until it is finished.”
NO MAJOR SPOILERS
There is a serial killer on the streets of Oslo who is targeting police officers involved in previously unsolved murders. There is a man in a coma being guarded at the hospital and the new, self-serving, Chief of Police is extremely interested in him and what he may have to say.
Harry Hole is retired, now lecturing. His expertise is desperately needed but he is very unwilling.
This book is dark, very dark…and scary.