A Grain of Truth (excerpt)

Novelist Zygmunt Miłoszewski is the new star in Polish crime fiction; read an extract from A Grain of Truth, as prosecutor Teodor Szacki’s embarks on the case that will lead to the relentless pursuit of a killer.

Zygmunt Miłoszewski, born in Warsaw in 1976, is a journalist and a rising star of Polish fiction. His first novel, The Intercom, was published in 2005 to high acclaim. In 2006 he published a novel for young readers, The Adder Mountains, and in 2007 the crime novel Entanglement. The latter received the High Calibre Award for best Polish crime novel of the year and was made into a feature film. A Grain of Truth, the sequel to Entanglement, also featuring State Prosecutor Teodor Szacki, was published in 2011 in Poland. In 2012 it was published in English by Bitter Lemon Press.