A twisting tale of top-level cover-ups, betrayals and lies set in a time of fear
The body of a slain woman is found in a Copenhagen park commemorating Danish Resistance in WWII. A symbolic act? An ex-soldier disabled while serving in Afghanistan is savagely killed. A deadly warning? Copenhagen’s Homicide Department is stumped. Detective Commander Brix knows who can help: Chief Inspector Sarah Lund, who was banished to the provinces after several foul-ups in her last murder investigation. She’s not the easiest to get along with – but she’s the best.
Sarah Lund is back, and her combinative powers are as sharp as ever. She soon discerns a common thread in the cases: all the victims are ex-soldiers, and all were stationed in Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Denmark’s new Minister... More »