Tannenstein

Bestseller, Bestseller Fiction

Time of revenge

When the Hiker comes, people die: eleven in the remote town of Tannenstein near the Czech border, then a gas station attendant in the Harz region, and a real estate agent in the Allgäu area. The killer materializes out of nowhere, murders without warning, and vanishes without a trace. Th e only person who stands in the Hiker’s way is Alexander Born, an ex-cop turned criminal. Years ago, the Hiker killed his girlfriend, and now Born wants revenge. He soon finds himself embroiled in a hunt that will end where everything started: in Tannenstein.

Spiegel bestseller
• For readers of Ian Rankin and Tess Gerritsen
• A previous crime series by Linus Geschke is currently being filmed

Sample Translation

Linus Geschke

Linus Geschke, born in 1970 in Cologne, works as a freelance journalist for SPIEGEL ONLINE, Manager magazine, and the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung. He has won several journalism prizes for his travel reportages.

Tannenstein

Time of revenge

When the Hiker comes, people die: eleven in the remote town of Tannenstein near the Czech border, then a gas station attendant in the Harz region, and a real estate agent in the Allgäu area. The killer materializes out of nowhere, murders without warning, and vanishes without a trace. Th e only person who stands in the Hiker’s way is Alexander Born, an ex-cop turned criminal. Years ago, the Hiker killed his girlfriend, and now Born wants revenge. He soon finds himself embroiled in a hunt that will end where everything started: in Tannenstein.

Spiegel bestseller
• For readers of Ian Rankin and Tess Gerritsen
• A previous crime series by Linus Geschke is currently being filmed

Sample Translation

Bibliographic Data
384 pages, ISBN: 978-3-423-21824-5
First published 2020