A brutal killing: An elderly woman is found murdered in a nursing home in Oslo. Bjarne Brogeland, who heads up the investigation, soon realises that they are on the trail of a meticulous killer who has developed a keen taste for revenge. A killer who has only just begun…
An anonymous threat: Trine Juul-Osmundsen, Norway’s Secretary of State and Henning Juul’s sister, is accused of sexually harassing a young male politician. As the allegations cause a media frenzy, Trine receives an anonymous threat telling her to resign. If she doesn’t, the truth about what she really did that night will be revealed…
A man on a mission: Scarred reporter Henning Juul, finds himself torn between the two high profile cases. He wants to help his estranged sister, but as he digs into their past, he discovers memories that haunt them both. Memories of a broken home. Memories of a dead father.
And as the two cases collide, both their worlds fall apart…
Scarred is the third novel in the acclaimed Henning Juul series, following Burned and Pierced.
«After having read Scarred it wouldn’t surprise me if Thomas Enger gets all the major literature awards in 2013″
«Surely Scarred must assure the doubters that Thomas Enger is one of Norway’s finest crime authors»
«There is something about Thomas Enger’s writing … He just cuts through the chase in the credible every day life in Oslo, in a way that makes his books such a thrill to read.»
«Intense crime drama»
«Scarred is a novel that never stands still. But it’s not just the action that drives this well crafted and multilayered story forward. The person Henning Juul steps more into light. (…) Thomas Enger has written a susense novel with depth.»
«Scarred is a well crafted novel with original details. Enger really stands out in his ability to describe emotions with intensity. There is a depth to his characters, and they don’t come by the dozens.»