FINN HALFDAN had an exceptional
debut with his award-winning crime novel Every Thing Secret, which was followed by De uskyldige døde (The Innocent Dead). He is a former crime reporter for DR, the Danish Broadcasting Corporation, and the TV3 channel. He currently works for the news programme, TV AVISEN.
He was born and grew up in Aarhus, and lives in Roskilde.
Louise Langhoff Koch
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Finn Halfdan: Oraklet
NOONE CAN GET AWAY WITH MURDER ANY MORE
When Daniel Bro was as a teenager, his little sister was murdered. As a police
officer, he has tried to solve the murder but in vain.
Now the time has come for him to bring his parents the sad news that the
case has been shelved.
But on his way home he receives a call. Someone with a distorted voice is
offering to expose the murderer and the perpetrators of other unsolved murders.
Daniel can choose between them in return for providing confidential
Clearly this must be some crazy person; Daniel gets phone-calls like this all
the time, so he doesn’t take the call seriously.
Not to begin with, that is.
THE ORACLE is Finn Halfdan’s third crime novel. In 2016 he won the
Danish Crime Academy Debutant Award for Et nødvendigt offer (Every