Whilst investigating the death of a pregnant girl,pushed off a ferry,Wallander discovers a ten-year old skeleton in the garden of the house where he lives with girl-friend Vanja. Elderly neighbour Fredrik points him towards the house's previous occupant,violent pimp Jan Petrus,whose daughter Ellika went missing a decade earlier. However,after the pregnant girl has been identified by a friend,who is also killed,Ellika contacts Wallander and gives him vital information to help identify the skeleton and her murderer. A confrontation with the killer also solves the more recent double slayings. Written by
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Did You Know?
Tthe first time Wallander interviews the captain of the ferry about the report of someone going overboard, the captain says it happened "last Wednesday, January 6". However the events are decidedly not set in a Swedish winter, but (as the title suggest) in autumn. See more