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Faceless Killers

by Henning Mankell

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Published by Vintage Crime / Black Lizard in New York, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHenning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray
SeriesKurt Wallander mysteries
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT9876.23.A49 M6713 2003
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination279p.
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17150134M
ISBN 101400031575
ISBN 109781400031573
LC Control Number2002028805
OCLC/WorldCa50228573

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Get answers to your Faceless Killers questions from professional tutors at   Faceless Killers is a worthwhile read for those who've come to the Wallander series late, perhaps through the recent BBC series with Kenneth Branaugh, or as a re-read for long-time series fans.

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Book Review Faceless Killers, a novel and the first in the Kurt Wallander series, delves right into Mankell's favorite pet peeve: the changing political and social landscape of Sweden and in particular the influx of immigration and asylum seekers allowed into Sweden seemingly without barriers/5.

Faceless Killers was (believe) his first in the Wallander series and it is crime writing at its best. The protagonist is certainly a believable character, battered and bruised by life and by criminals he is as fallible as he is diligent. The plot is initiated by a gruesome double murder, but my interest was sustained equally by the insights to /5().

Winner of the Sweden’s Best Mystery Award and the first installment in the series that inspired the PBS program Wallander starring Kenneth Branagh, Faceless Killers is a razor-sharp, stylishly dark police procedural with searing social commentary that reaches beyond its genre to produce “a superior novel—and a harbinger of great things to 4/4().

Faceless Killers is a crime novel by Swedish author Henning Mankell. It is the first book in the Wallander series, named after its recurring protagonist, a middle-aged detective based in Ystad, Sweden Faceless Killers book Kurt Wallander.

Who would so savagely kill an elderly farming couple in the Swedish town of Lenarp—the husband gruesomely tortured, the wife slowly strangled with a noose tied in an unusual knot—and then step out to the couple's barn to feed their horse.

Inspector Kurt Wallander, battling midlife crisis—his estranged daughter has rarely called him since she lit out from home; his estranged wife greets. Title: Faceless Killers (Kurt Wallender Mystery S.) Author(s): Henning Mankell ISBN: / (UK edition) Publisher: BDS titles not Faceless Killers book BD and which cannot be assigned.

This is an excellent novel in one of the best crime series. I've read or listened to most of the Wallander books and was surprised to find Faceless Killers to be the first in the series -- the character is already fully formed, setting the stage for the novels that follow.

My problem with the audiobook is the narration. In what ways is Faceless Killers surprising. What is unusual about its crimes and the manner in which they are solved. Why would Henning Mankell choose to make the novel about two apparently disconnected crimes, one motivated by greed and another by racial hatred.

About the Book Faceless Killers. by Henning Mankell. When Kurt Wallander is suddenly wakened from an erotic dream at a.m. and summoned to the scene of a crime outside the village of Lunnarp, he thinks the whole thing might be little more than a senile farmer's overactive imagination. But when he finds an elderly couple brutally tortured.

About Faceless Killers. From the dean of Scandinavian noir, the first riveting installment in the internationally bestselling and universally acclaimed Kurt Wallander series, the basis for the PBS series staring Kenneth Branagh.

Faceless Killers Henning Mankell Set in the Swedish town of Ystad this is the first book in the Kurt Wallander series.

The book opens with the brutal murder of two pensioners living on a remote farm, the brutality of the attack shocks the police and they are determined to /5.

Download PDF Faceless Killers book full free. Faceless Killers available for download and read online in other formats. Sean Barrett gives a professional and appealing reading of Faceless Killers. I've listened to him read Kafka on the Shore, Waiting for Godot, and The Silver Sword, and each time he's been great.

I appreciate that his women sound like people, not like a man striving to. Have these fears been validated by the events of the decade since the book was first published.

Most Americans have a rather idyllic view of life in Sweden. In what ways does Faceless Killers contradict that view. Is it disconcerting to learn that Sweden suffers many of the same problems—drugs, crime, racism—that beset the United States/5(93).

Faceless Killers is the story of divorced police detective Kurt Wallander's quest to bring to justice the murderers of an elderly farming couple.

Wallander must deal with depression following his divorce, his daughter's emotional and physical distance, and his own problems with food and drinking. Faceless Killers is not just a detective fiction with a murder to solve.

It is an interactive work. Wallander takes the reader inside the workings of his mind and into his world of crime-solving as he tries to balance bumpy relationships with his father, ex-wife, and daughter.5/5(5). Faceless Killers: Kurt Wallander (Kurt Wallander series) by Henning Mankell.

One frozen January morning at 5am, Inspector Wallander responds to what he believes is a routine call out. When he reaches the isolated farmhouse he discovers a bloodbath. An old man has been tortured and beaten to death, his wife lies barely alive beside his.

Each month, The Local Sweden's Book Club reads a different book with a Swedish link. Here's what our readers thought of our November pick, Nordic Noir classic, Faceless Killers by. Faceless Killers marks the “brilliant US debut” (Library Journal) of Henning Mankell’s highly successful Kurt Wallander detective series.

Taut and atmospheric, this winner of Sweden’s Best Mystery Award is a gripping mystery in the classic detective tradition, hailed by the Los Angeles Times as “an exquisite novel of mesmerizing depth and suspense.”. Directed by Hettie Macdonald. With Karin Bertling, Rune Bergman, Kenneth Branagh, Jeany Spark.

An elderly couple, the Lovgrens, are murdered at their isolated farmstead and Mrs. Lovgren's last word to Wallander seems to be "Foreigners." When this is leaked to the press a migrant labourers' camp is torched and a foreign worker shot by anonymous right wing vigilantes/10().

Faceless Killers by Henning Mankell,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).Henning Mankell's "Faceless Killers" is really more of a police procedural than a mystery as you really can't solve the crime yourself with the information involved.

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