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, Cage for the Innocents, The Barber, Cold case ), the famous tetralogy with profiler Sasza Załuska as the protagonist (Girl at Midnight, The White Mercedes, The Lanterns, The Red Spider), and crime novels inspired by true stories: Love Heals Wounds and Love Makes Us Good.
Katarzyna Bonda has also published several true crime books, including Polish Murderesses as well as An Imperfect Crime and Hidden Motive, written in cooperation with Bogdan Lach.
With her latest novel, By a Hair’s Breadth, the author launches new crime series with detective Jakub Sobieski as the protagonist.
So far, Bonda’s books have been sold in three million copies in Poland alone and have been published in 16 countries. The rights to foreign editions have been bought by the largest publishing houses in the world, including Hodder & Stoughton and Random House.
A TV series entitled Żywioły Saszy (The Elements of Sasza) was created on the basis of The Lanterns and aired by Polish TV station TVN. The rights to the adaptation of her true crime book Polish Murderesses have been purchased by Nordic Entertainment Group. The feature series will be broadcast on Viaplay.