The Snow was Black Author:Georges Simenon His first kill was committed in a dark alley with a borrowed knife. The German officer's blood stained the snow black, but Frank Friedmaier barely noticed. His next experiment in violence rewarded him with an entirely new emotion-an unexplainable thrill like nothing he'd ever known before. This second time, he killed someone he'd known for a lon... more »g time ..someone who had once loved him as a son.
From Georges Simenon, master of psychological suspense, comes this strangely compelling story of a thoroughly evil young man.
"a novel that leaves the reader with its characters fresh in memory days after the book is finished." Chicago Sun
"The novel is excellently written and full of suspense." New York Times
"Recommended for those who like them hard-boiled and ribald." New York Herald Tribune« less