The Fourth Man, Paperback
3.5 out of 5 (1 rating)


In the course of a routine police raid, Detective Inspector Frank Frolich of the Oslo Police saves Elizabeth Faremo from getting inadvertently caught in crossfire.

By the time he learns that she is the sister of Jonny Faremo, wanted member of a larceny gang, it is already too late.

He is obsessed. Suspected, suspended, and blindly in love, Frolich must find out if he is being used before his life unravels beyond repair.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288 pages, maps
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Crime & mystery
  • ISBN: 9780571230914



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Tightly written and plotted noir in which Frank Frolich, an Oslo cop, falls under the spell of a femme fatale. While the femme fatale part of the plot is somewhat predictable, the pace of the story line and Frank Frolich's partner, Gunnerstrada, make for an enjoyable read.

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