In this sequel to The Hypnotist (2011), Swedish Inspector Joona Linna investigates two murders. A young woman is found drowned inside a boat, but there is no water and her clothes are dry. A government agent is found hanging in his apartment, but the ceiling beams are too high and there is no furniture for him to have climbed onto. Joona suspects the work of a professional assassin, but he easily finds mistakes at the crime scenes. Could they have been left deliberately? A tangled mystery sure to please fans of Scandinavian crime fiction.