Event in Autumn
Henning Mankell

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Narrated By: Sean Barrett

Duration: 3 hours and 17 minutes

What to expect

Some cases aren’t as cold as you’d think

Kurt Wallander’s life looks like it has taken a turn for the better when his offer on a new house is accepted, only for him to uncover something unexpected in the garden – the skeleton of a middle-aged woman.

As police officers comb the property, Wallander attempts to get his new life back on course by finding the woman’s killer with the aid of his daughter, Linda. But when another discovery is made in the garden, Wallander is forced to delve further back into the area's past.

A treat for fans and new readers alike, this is a never before published Kurt Wallander novella

Genre

Crime & mystery fiction, Modern & contemporary fiction, Fiction in translation

Listen to a sample

An absolute pleasure to read and one worth luxuriating in

Observer

Good news for those suffering Wallander withdrawal symptoms

Guardian

Wallander remains one of the most impressive and credible creations in crime fiction today

Spectator

This beautifully crafted story will grab you and it will not let go

Sunday Express

A final precious gobbet for those of us who aren’t ready for Inspector Wallander’s story to come to an end