The Drowned Boy (Inspector Sejer Mysteries)
The Drowned Boy (Inspector Sejer Mysteries)
The Drowned Boy (Inspector Sejer Mysteries)
Fossum Karin

The Drowned Boy (Inspector Sejer Mysteries)

  • Publish Date: 2015-08-25
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Author: Karin Fossum

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A new addition to the captivating Inspector Sejer series, the first since The Caller,from Norways finest crime writer

Carmen and Nicolai failed to resuscitate their son, Tommy, after finding him floating in their backyardpond. When Inspector Skarre arrives on the scene, Carmen reports that Tommy, a healthy toddler with Down syndrome, wandered into the garden while Nicolai was working in the basement and she was cleaning the house. Skarre senses something is off with Carmens story and consults his trusted colleague, the famed Inspector Sejer. An autopsy reveals Tommys lungs to be full of soap.

When Sejer and Skarre revisit the couple, Carmen, an epileptic, changes her story, confessing that shed been knocked unconscious by aseizurewhile bathing Tommy. When she came to, she found him drowned in the tub and, horrified and frightened, threw him into the pond.

But Skarre and Sejers doubtis not appeasedand the case is reopened. What more could Carmen be hiding? And what lengths will shetake to cover her guilt? As Carmens own family starts to doubt her, Skarre and Sejer work to find the truth.

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