The Chestnut Man

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  • Hardcover
  • 528 pages
  • The Chestnut Man
  • Søren Sveistrup
  • 15 August 2018
  • 0062895362

About the Author: Søren Sveistrup

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The Chestnut Man The heart pounding debut from the creator of the hit Scandinavian television show The Killing.If you find one, he s already found you.A psychopath is terrorizing Copenhagen.His calling card is a chestnut man a handmade doll made of matchsticks and two chestnuts which he leaves at each bloody crime scene.Examining the dolls, forensics makes a shocking discovery a fingerprint belonging to a young girl, a government minister s daughter who had been kidnapped and murdered a year ago.A tragic coincidence or somethingtwisted To save innocent lives, a pair of detectives must put aside their differences to piece together the Chestnut Man s gruesome clues.Because it s clear that the madman is on a mission that is far from over.And no one is safe. Free Download Kindle ePUB The Chestnut Man by Søren Sveistrup – scottishhomebakingawards.co.uk

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8 thoughts on “The Chestnut Man

  1. Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin says:

    Omg I had to get this because I loved the show The Killing need to read those books LOOK AT THE STAINED EDGES it s signed and numbered This book was pretty awesome and freaky Happy Reading Mel

  2. Debra says:

    A grizzly debut that will NOT having you dreaming of chestnuts roasting on an open fire anytime soon I d rather have Jack frost nipping at my nose instead thank you very much This debut novel details a police investigation into the murders of mothers who have had various allegations of neglect and abuse filed against them The murders are violent and gruesome He likes to take a hand here, a foot therebut he is a giver also his gift or calling card, if you will, is a chestnut man made out A grizzly debut that will NOT having you dreaming of chestnuts roasting on an open fire anytime soon I d rather have Jack frost nipping at my nose instead thank you very much This debut novel details a police investigation into the murders of mothers who have had various allegations of neglect and abuse filed against them The murders are violent and gruesome He likes to take a hand here, a foot therebut he is a giver also his gift or calling card, if you will, is a chestnut man made out you guessed it chestnuts and match sticks Interesting choice of calling card but this is an interesting case What makes this eveninteresting that there is a fingerprint on the chestnut men left behind the fingerprint of a young girl who went missing a year ago...

  3. Tammy says:

    Taking place in Denmark, this ominous novel positively pulses with menace A murderer leaves at the scene of the crime a sinister and primitive fetish in the form of a man made from chestnuts and matchsticks which echoes a childhood song about the apple man The beginning is jaw droppingly violent and the murders continue along this grisly vein Gripping, violent and gruesome this is quite an addition to the Scandi Noir subgenre Best of all nothing is obvious although the ending did feel a bi Taking place in Denmark, this ominous novel positively pulses with menace A murderer leaves at the scene of the crime a sinister and primitive fetish in the form of a man made from chestnuts and matchsticks which echoes a childhood song about the apple man The beginning is jaw droppingly violent and the m...

  4. Paromjit says:

    Soren Sveistrup is the man behind the runaway successful Danish TV series, The Killing, he has now turned his attention to writing his first Scandi Noir novel set in Copenhagen The Chestnut Man carries trademark elements of The Killing, it is part police procedural, part psychological thriller, incorporating politicians whilst giving us social realism in its portrayals and insights into the lives of its diverse range of characters that inhabit the story It is dark, bleak, and brutal with a ser Soren Sveistrup is the man behind the runaway successful Danish TV series, The Killing, he has now turned his attention to writing his first Scandi Noir novel set in Copenhagen The Chestnut Man carries trademark elements of The Killing, it is part police procedural, part psychological thriller, incorporating politicians whilst giving us social realism in its portrayals and insights into the lives of its diverse range of characters that inhabit the story It is dark, bleak, and brutal with a serial killer running rampant in the present day Naia Thulin is a detective in Homicide s Murder Squad led by Nylander, feeling that her workload has barely challenged her abilities, she wantsand has plans to transfer to NC3 National Cyber Crime Centre She is a single mother, with a daughter Le Mark Hess has been pushed out of Europo...

  5. Felicia says:

    Serial killer fiction is one of my favorite subgenres, despite the fact that very few of these books reach a level of exceptional storytelling But when it s done right, there s no better read for me.Unfortunately, The Chestnut Man isn t done right.I often feel as if there is some outline for writers of the genre entitled How to Write the Typical Clich Serial Killer Novel of which they all follow and for some reason that s enough for the masses.That s not enough for me.The Chestnut Man follow Serial killer fiction is one of my favorite subgenres, despite the fact that very few of these books reach a level of exceptional storytelling But when it s done right, there s no better read for me.Unfortunately, The Chestnut Man isn t done right.I often feel as if there is some outline for writers of the genre entitled How to Write the Typical Clich Serial Killer Novel of which they all follow and for some reason that s enough for the masses.That s not enough for me.The Chestnut Man follows this outline to a T I ll sum it up for you Bad cop, good cop in love hate relationship work under the threat of their up and coming superior who isconcerned with his career than actually solving a crime Enter serial killer, throw in some gory scenes for distraction Sprinkle in a few red herrings even though ...

  6. Matt says:

    Scandinavian police procedurals are surely some of my favourite foreign books, as they bring the story to life and do not lose impact when translated into English S ren Sveistrup does a masterful job at bringing this eerie story to life and leaving just enough out there for the reader to feel a definite chill up the spine When the body of a woman is discovered outside her home, the Copenhagen Police send their Major Case Team out to investigate Naia Thulin takes point and has been assigned to Scandinavian police procedurals are surely some of my favourite foreign books, as they bring the story to life and do not lose impact when translated into English S ren Sveistrup does a masterful job at bringing this eerie story to life and leaving just enough out there for the reader to feel a definite chill up the spine When the body of a woman is discovered outside her home, the Copenhagen Police send their Major Case Team out to investigate Naia Thulin takes point and has been assigned to work with Mark Hess, a liaison officer who is biding his time before returning to Europol When Thulin and Hess survey the scene, it is as grizzly as they could imagine, with the woman brutally murdered and her severed hand missing Not only that, her young son was inside and ...

  7. Sandy says:

    I was a big fan of The Killing so when I heard about this book, onto the wish list it went Did it live up to my expectations You betcha This Scandi crime police procedural comes loaded with all the elements that will keep you reading into the wee hours Two compelling MC s, an intricate plot a sinister bad guy it ticks all the boxes Set in Copenhagen, it s the story of a current investigation with deep ties to the past delivered with a stealthy rising sense of menace.The first I was a big fan of The Killing so when I heard about this book, onto the wish list it went Did it live up to my expectations You betcha This Scandi crime police procedural comes loaded with all the elements that will keep you reading into the wee hours Two compelling MC s, an intricate plot a sinister bad guy it ticks all the boxes Set in Copenhagen, it s the story of a current investigation with deep ties to the past delivered with a stealthy rising sense of menace.The first MC is Naia Thulin She s a young cop who is slowly dying of boredom as the newest member of the Major Crimes Division Despite her intelligence tech skills, she s being wasted on the small stuff Naia decides to ask for a transfer to Cyber Crimes but her boss has one last job for her It seems they ve been saddled with a Europol agent who was demoted back to Copenhagen Her job is to babysit for a few days until he s up to speed.Mark Hess spent the last 5 ye...

  8. Jayme says:

    Chestnut Man, do come in Chestnut Man, do come in Have you any chestnuts that you ve brought for me today Thank You kindlyWon t you stay An innocent children s song, being used as a threat.A Chestnut Man a handmade doll made of matchsticks and two chestnuts left at each bloody crime scene.A story that begins on Halloween, 1989 and spans the years till October present dayI was expecting a creepy mystery.What I got was a 528 page methodical police procedural.Perhaps I should ve known be Chestnut Man, do come in Chestnut Man, do come in Have you any chestnuts that you ve brought for me today Thank You kindlyWon t you stay An innocent children s song, being used as a threat.A Chestnut Man a handmade doll made of matchsticks and two chestnuts left at each bloody crime scene.A story that begins on Halloween, 1989 and spans the years till October present dayI was expecting a creepy mystery.What I got was a 528 page methodical police procedural.Perhaps I should ve known better I watched and LOVED the American drama series, The Killing from this author but for me, this one would ve been better as a series as well A bitof the investigation revealed with each episode a cliffhanger making you want to tune in again the f...