New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, c2000.
423 p. ; 24 cm.
A Kurt Wallander mystery
Mankell, Henning, 1948- Kurt Wallander mystery.
In an African convent, four nuns and an unidentified fifth woman are brutally murdered, and the death of the unknown woman is covered up by the local police. A year later in Sweden, Inspector Kurt Wallander is baffled and appalled by two strange murders. What ensues is a case that will test Wallander's strength and patience, for in order to solve these murders he will need to uncover their elusive connection to the earlier unsolved murder in Africa of the fifth woman.