Nicole's Reviews > Faceless Killers

Faceless Killers by Henning Mankell
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
163750
's review
Feb 11, 16

did not like it
bookshelves: mystery-suspense
Read from August 01 to 11, 2010

Got interested in this because of the Masterpiece Mystery TV miniseries starring Kenneth Branagh.
Unlike the miniseries, the book seemed dreary and flat to me. I didn't care for the short, choppy sentences and frequent use of passive voice. Disappointing.
6 likes · flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Faceless Killers.
Sign In »

Reading Progress

02/11 marked as: read

Comments (showing 1-4 of 4) (4 new)

dateDown arrow    newest »

message 1: by Chris (new)

Chris Maybe it's the translation?

I actually like the Swedish Wallander movies better.


Nicole I did wonder about the translation; but I don't see why anyone would turn something into short, choppy sentences if the original text wasn't in that style.


message 3: by Chris (new)

Chris The reason why I asked was the one I read The Fifth Woman wasn't like that.


Nicole Hhm...interesting.


back to top