The fire witness: A novel

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Flora Hansen calls herself a medium and makes a living by pretending to commune with the dead. But after a gruesome murder at a rural home for wayward girls, Hansen begins to suffer visions that are all too real. She calls the police, claiming to have seen a ghost, but ony one detective puts aside his skepticism long enough to listen: Joona Linna. Linna has spent more time at the scene of the crime than any other detective would. The case seems obvious on the face of it: one of the girls at the home escaped in the middle of the night, leaving behind a bloody bed with a hammer under the pillow. But why does Hansen insist that the murder instrument was a stone, not a hammer?
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subject_facetLinna, Joona (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Mediums -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Police -- Sweden -- Stockholm -- Fiction
Swedish fiction -- 21st century -- Translations into English
Visions -- Fiction
Women detectives -- Sweden -- Stockholm -- Fiction
title_displayThe fire witness
title_fullThe Fire Witness A novel
The fire witness / Lars Kepler ; translated from the Swedish by Laura A. Wideburg
title_shortThe fire witness
title_subA novel
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Investigation
Linna, Joona (Fictitious character)
Mediums
Murder
Police
Suspense
Swedish fiction
Thriller
Visions
Women detectives