Lene Schwarz

DEATH IN THE WOODS

Located in an idyllic spot amidst an enormous forest in the Harz mountains, the Quellbach public house is a favourite haunt of cook Leon Bosch, who values its quiet isolation. Until one day, when, peering up into the dark boughs of the trees, he makes a grisly discovery: the dead body of a woman with a piece of black quartz where her heart should have been. 

When other similarly mutilated corpses are discovered, Leon tries desperately to find the killer. The stones adorning the bodies have a connection to his own past, to a dark secret he buried in the woods years ago. A secret he thought was safe…

 

Lene Schwarz

Lene Schwarz

Lene Schwarz was born in Thuringia in 1976. After completing her studies in literature at universities in Berlin and Bologna, she began a career in publishing. Her passion for gripping crime stories led her to fill her bookshelves with thrillers and non-fiction crime books. She lives with her family in an old mill near Munich and dreams of writing about the perfect murder.

 

 

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