Im Winter der Löwen kindle Ú 266 pages ¹ Jan Costin Wagner

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Im Winter der Löwen kindle Ú 266 pages ¹ Jan Costin Wagner ¹ ❮EPUB❯ ❃ Im Winter der Löwen ✾ Author Jan Costin Wagner – Danpashley.co.uk Every year since the tragic death of his wife Detective Kimmo Joentaa has prepared for the isolation of Christmas with a glass of milk and Every year since the tragic death of his wife Detective Kimmo Joentaa has prepared for the isolation of Christmas with a glass of milk and a bottle of vodka to arm himself against the harsh Finnish winter However this year events take an unexpected turn when a young woman turns up on his This author just appeals to me in the story line of his protagonist who is in perpetual mourning for his wife investigating crimes in Finland It has the right amount of darkness about the story yet it is not trite or depressing He is up there in my book with others like Nesbo and p d james as an author whose books I happily anticipate

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E the case Meanwhile the killer is lying in wait ready to strike againIn Kimmo Joentaa prizewinning author Jan Costin Wagner has created a lonely hero in the Philip Marlowe mould who uses his unusual gifts for psychological insight to delve deep inside the minds of the criminals he pursue My first try with this author and it wasn't bad Basically a Scandinavian noir cosy if there is such a thing Detective Kimmo Joentaa and his Finnish colleagues work the case when two people who appeared on the same crime re creation show are murdered Some very short chapters which I usually don't like but they certainly worked here to propel the slow but well paced story about loss grief and starting over

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Im Winter der LöwenDoorstepNot long afterwards two men are found murdered one of whom is Joentaa's colleague a forensic pathologist When it becomes clear that both victims had recently been guests on Finland's most famous talk show Kimmo is called upon to use all his powers of intuition and instinct to solv I cannot believe firstly that I've left the last two books in this series unread for so long and secondly I'd be daft enough to read the third THE WINTER OF THE LIONS out of order Not that it made a lot of difference to the experience It's hard to use the word enjoyable when you're referring to any of the books by Jan Costin Wagner as they are so steeped in grief and brooding although there was just a glimmer that Kimmo Joentaa might be ready to move on a little Even though the death of his wife is still the defining thing in his life he is forced to look outside himself despite it being Christmas the time of year he most dreadsSet in Finland Wagner is a German writer with a uniue sense of the culture and the country His writing is pared down emotional and dark The plotting of the book is slow often impenetrable yet for this reader it simply didn't matter The storytelling really is astoundingly affecting and involving Joentaa is magnificently morose but without a feeling of overwhelming self pity The first book in the series ICE MOON was a revelation when I first read it and I waited impatiently for the next to be translated Then for reasons best known to my idiot self I bought and then never picked up the next book in the series SILENCE There really are times when I could kick myself or at least put the book immediately on the bedside table