A single mother finds a disturbing drawing in her son’s room.
A young man and a teenage boy meet by chance on the shores of the deep lake in Svartland Forest.
The next day, sixteen-year-old Gritt Zeeland is found dead in the same forest.
There are so many reasons why a pretty young girl might be in danger. Police inspector Sejer finds himself dealing with a distressing murder mystery that has many possible solutions. Gritt Zeeland let almost nobody get close to her, but there were plenty of people –young and old – who had noticed her.
Lovely Creature is a profoundly penetrating crime novel about beauty and ugliness, tenderness and violence, great lies and painful realities.
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