Snow White Must Die (Bodenstein & Kirchhoff, #4)

Nele Neuhaus (Steven T. Murray)
Minotaur Books • 2013

Snow White Must Die by Nele Neuhaus is a tremendous new contemporary mystery series and huge international bestseller—with more than 3.5 million copies in print!On a rainy November day police detectiv...ives Pia Kirchhoff and Oliver von Bodenstein are summoned to a mysterious traffic accident: A woman has fallen from a pedestrian bridge onto a car driving underneath. According to a witness, the woman may have been pushed. The investigation leads Pia and Oliver to a small village, and the home of the victim, Rita Cramer.On a September evening eleven years earlier, two seventeen-year-old girls vanished from the village without a trace. In a trial based only on circumstantial evidence, twenty-year-old Tobias Sartorius, Rita Cramer's son, was sentenced to ten years in prison. Bodenstein and Kirchhoff discover that Tobias, after serving his sentence, has now returned to his home town. Did the attack on his mother have something to do with his return?In the village, Pia and Oliver encounter a wall of silence. When another young girl disappears, the events of the past seem to be repeating themselves in a disastrous manner. The investigation turns into a race against time, because for the villagers it is soon clear who the perpetrator is—and this time they are determined to take matters into their own hands.An atmospheric, character-driven and suspenseful mystery set in a small town that could be anywhere, dealing with issues of gossip, power, and keeping up appearances.
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Nemecko sa čím ďalej, tým viac vyrovnáva trilerovým veľmociam, ako sú severské krajiny, USA či Anglicko. Som rád, že vydavateľstvo Tatran nám prináša čoraz častejšie diela germánskeho pôvodu, či už ide o notoricky známeho Sebastiana Fitzeka, Carstena Henna (ktorého knihu práve čítam a takisto silno odporúčam), alebo Nele Neuhasovej, označovanej za kráľovnú nemeckej detektívky. Niet sa čomu[...]

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Za knihu ďakujem vydavateľstvu Tatran ♥ Ocitáme sa v malej dedine, kde každý každého pozná a ľudia vedia o sebe všetko. Dedinčania pred mnohými rokmi obvinili mladého muža z vraždy dvoch dievčat, ktoré zmizli počas hodových osláv. Mladík bol opitý, takže si na nič nespomínal. Všetky dôkazy hovorili proti nemu a Tobias Sartorius skončil vo väzení. Po desiatich rokoch sa Tobias[...]

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Snow White Must Die by Nele Neuhaus is a tremendous new contemporary mystery series and huge international bestseller—with more than 3.5 million copies in print!

On a rainy November day police detectives Pia Kirchhoff and Oliver von Bodenstein are summoned to a mysterious traffic accident: A woman has fallen from a pedestrian bridge onto a car driving underneath. According to a witness, the woman may have been pushed. The investigation leads Pia and Oliver to a small village, and the home of the victim, Rita Cramer.

On a September evening eleven years earlier, two seventeen-year-old girls vanished from the village without a trace. In a trial based only on circumstantial evidence, twenty-year-old Tobias Sartorius, Rita Cramer's son, was sentenced to ten years in prison. Bodenstein and Kirchhoff discover that Tobias, after serving his sentence, has now returned to his home town. Did the attack on his mother have something to do with his return?

In the village, Pia and Oliver encounter a wall of silence. When another young girl disappears, the events of the past seem to be repeating themselves in a disastrous manner. The investigation turns into a race against time, because for the villagers it is soon clear who the perpetrator is—and this time they are determined to take matters into their own hands.

An atmospheric, character-driven and suspenseful mystery set in a small town that could be anywhere, dealing with issues of gossip, power, and keeping up appearances.