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Snow White must die

Snow White must die

Neuhaus, Nele, author; Murray, Steven T., translator

One evening, 11 years ago, two 17-year-old girls vanished without trace from the village of Altenhain. 20-year-old Tobias Sartorius was imprisoned for the murders. Now, released, his presence in the village is stirring up the events of the past. But when another girl goes missing DI Pia Kirchhoff is called in to investigate

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction in Translation. Crime. Detective and mystery stories.
Published London: Pan Books, 2013

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Statement of responsibility: Nele Neuhaus ; translated by Steven T. Murray
ISBN: 1447227077, 9781447227076
Note: Translated from the German.
Physical Description: 469 pages ; 20 cm
Subject: Germany Fiction.
Uniform Title: Schneewittchen muss sterben. English

Author note

Nele Neuhaus is one of the most widely read German mystery writers. More than two million copies of her books are currently in print. She lives near Frankfurt, Germany.


'Snow White Must Die looks like being a must for mystery fans this summer, based on the great customer reviews it's already getting across the Atlantic' Emma Giacon, The Bookseller||'The Nele Neuhaus thriller that's captivated Germany (and been compared to Stieg Larsson) is finally getting published in the UK. The whodunit about two 17-year-old girls who go missing is filled with forensic detail and rattles along at a breakneck pace' Grazia||'Nele Neuhaus has made quite a splash in her native Germany with her series of books about Hofheim regional crime unit's oddly aristo detective Oliver von Bodenstein and his sidekick DI Pia Kirchoff.The pair come with personal problems as standard but Neuhaus lets their home cirses bleed convincingly into their work and builds a thickly plotted tale to a satisfying conclusion' Metro