Hansen calls herself a medium and makes a living by pretending to commune with
the dead. But after a gruesome murder at a rural home for wayward girls, Hansen
begins to suffer visions that are all too real. She calls the police, claiming
to have seen a ghost, but only one detective puts aside his skepticism long
enough to listen: Joona Linna.
has spent more time at the scene of the crime than any other detective would.
The case seems obvious on the face of it: One of the girls at the home escaped
in the middle of the night, leaving behind a bloody bed with a hammer under the
pillow. But why does Hansen insist that the murder instrument was a stone, not
a hammer? And what’s the story behind the dark red grain of sand, almost like a
splinter from a ruby, stuck beneath the dead girl’s fingernail? As Linna
refuses to accept easy answers, his search leads him into darker, more violent
territory, and finally to a shocking confrontation with a figure from his past. Download and start listening now!