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The Pyramid is the long-awaited addition to Henning Mankell's significantly celebrated and the world over best-selling Kurt Wallander secret sequence: the e-book of 5 brief mysteries that takes us again to the start.

Here are the tales that hint, chronologically, Wallander's progress from a rookie cop right into a younger father after which a middle-aged divorce', illuminating how Wallander turned a primary detective and highlighting new points of a now-canonical character.

''Wallander's First Case'' introduces us to the twenty-one-year outdated patrolman on his first murder case: his next-door neighbor, likely useless via his personal hand. Wallander is a tender father confronting an enexpected chance on Christmas Eve in ''The guy with the Mask.'' In ''The guy at the Beach,'' he's near to center age and stricken by way of spouse as he unravels why a lonely guy on holiday was once poisoned. Newly separated in ''The demise of the Photographer,'' Wallander investigates the brutal murder--and the well-concealed secrets and techniques --of the neighborhood studio photographer. within the name tale, he's the veteran detective uncovering unforeseen connections among a downed secret airplane and the assassination of a couple of aged sisters. Over the process those 5 tales, he comes into his personal as a homicide detective, outlined via his concurrently methodical and instinctive paintings, while he unearths himself more and more haunted from witnessing the worst elements of an atomized society.

Written from the original viewpoint of an writer in retrospect upon his personal construction to find his origins, those mysteries are classic Mankell and crucial analyzing for all Wallander fanatics. The Pyramid is an excellent show of Mankell's virtuosic powers as an said grasp of the police procedural.

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