Norden is a truly peaceful vacation spot on the coast of the North Sea – until a series of murders shakes the little city.
Inspector Ann Kathrin Klaasen is going through a severe life crisis herself, and this case throws her existing ideas of good and evil into disarray.
Ulf Speicher lies in his kitchen with a bullet hole in his head – shot with a vintage weapon. Kai Uphoff is the next victim. His body is found among a herd of sheep peacefully grazing near a dyke. Both murder victims were brutally killed, and with extreme precision.