The most popular crime writer in Poland. The author of the crime trilogy featuring Hubert Meyer (The Case of Nina Frank, Only the Dead Don’t Lie, The Florist, Nobody Needs to Know), the famous tetralogy with Sasza Załuska as the protagonist (Girl at Midnight, The White Mercedes, Lanterns, The Red Spider), and crime novels inspired by true stories: Love Heals Wounds and Love Makes Us Good. Katarzyna Bonda has also written a few true crime books, including Polish Murderesses as well as An Imperfect Crime and Hidden Motive, written in cooperation with Bogdan Lach.
So far, Bonda’s books have been sold in more than two million copies in Poland alone and have been published in 15 countries. The largest publishing houses in the world purchased the rights to foreign editions of her books, including Hodder & Stoughton and Random House. A TV series entitled Żywioły Saszy (The Elements of Sasza) was created on the basis of Lanterns and aired by Polish TV station TVN.