Already a huge star in Europe and the Nordic countries, Kjell Erikssonhas American critics raving also. His next crime novel in the series, THE DEMON OF DAKAR, is forthcoming soon from Thomas Dunne Books. Eriksson lives in Uppsala, Sweden.
A Swedish county commissioner disappears, and many years later, one of the town’s natives is convinced that he’s caught a glimpse of the missing man while traveling in Bangalore, India. Meanwhile, Ann Lindell is investigating a case of a severed female foot found where a striking number of inhabitants are single men --- and the two cases may be crucially connected.