Anatomy of a Killer

Anatomy of a Killer

Crime & Thrillers
Hardback Published on: 03/08/2023
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'Hausmann is a force to be reckoned with' DAVID BALDACCI They say he's a murderer. But how could he be? Berlin, 2017: several young girls have been disappearing for the past fourteen years. Red ribbons show the police the way to their bodies, but there's no trace of the killer. One evening, internationally renowned philosophy professor and anthropologist Walter Lesniak is arrested on the suspicion of the murders in the presence of his daughter, Ann. 'Professor Death' becomes the headline of the tabloid press and Lesniak himself refuses to cooperate with the police. Ann is certain this is all some kind of mistake. And she will prove it. Yet, with the arrest of her father, she begins a journey into the unknown . . . READERS LOVE ROMY HAUSMANN 'Ingenious' 5 * reader review 'Loved every minute' 5* reader review 'The best thriller I have ever read' 5* reader review 'Spellbinding' 5* reader review 'Absolutely brilliant' 5* reader review

  • Publisher: Quercus Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781529422382
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Weight: 580g
  • Dimensions: 236 x 162 x 34 mm

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Anatomy of a Killer
Serial killer psychological thriller!
This was not an easy read and although I found it engrossing it was also slightly bleak and depressing. Ann is close to her father, a university professor ... READ MORE
Annette Librarian
Anatomy of a Killer
A rollercoaster read
After a thirteen year manhunt for the Berlin “Ribbon“ murderer, the police arrest a 55-year-old man. Ann’s beloved father, Walter Lesniak, a well-known phi... READ MORE
Celia Short
Anatomy of a Killer
Mixed feelings
I was looking forward to reading this after reading ‘Dear Child’ also from the author Romy Hausamann. I intrigued by the premise of the story of Ann daught... READ MORE
Michellle De Alwis
Anatomy of a Killer
A daughter's determination to prove her father's innocence
When Ann Lesniak's father is arrested accused of killing 10 young girls she is determined to prove his innocence. This story follows Ann's determination to... READ MORE
Dana Farren
Anatomy of a Killer
A gripping serial killer crime thriller
‘They call him a murderer - but how could he be?’ - cover tag line. My thanks to Quercus Books for an eARC via NetGalley of ‘Anatomy of a Killer’ by Romy ... READ MORE
Vivienne O'Regan
Anatomy of a Killer
Anatomy of a Killer
Ann's father, Walter Lesniak, has been arrested as a serial killer. One who took children, killed them, leaving their bodies marked by red ribbons. She is ... READ MORE