The Ice Swimmer – Kjell Ola Dahl

When a dead man is lifted from the freezing waters of Oslo Harbour just before Christmas, Detective Lena Stigersand’s stressful life suddenly becomes even more complicated. Not only is she dealing with a cancer scare, a stalker and an untrustworthy boyfriend, but it seems both a politician and Norway’s security services might be involved in […]

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Whiteout – Ragnar Jónasson 

Published: 1st November 2017 Final book in the Dark Iceland series, sequel to Snowblind, Nightblind, Blackout and Rupture. Ari Thór returns! Two days before Christmas, a young woman is found dead beneath the cliffs of the deserted village of Kálfshamarvík. Did she jump, or did something more sinister take place beneath the lighthouse and the […]

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The Man Who Died – Antti Tuomainen

Published: 10th October 2017 (Orenda Books) A successful entrepreneur in the mushroom industry, Jaakko Kaunismaa is a man in his prime. At just 37 years of age, he is shocked when his doctor tells him that he’s dying. What is more, the cause is discovered to be prolonged exposure to toxins; in other words, someone […]

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Wolves in the Dark – Gunner Staalesen

Welcome to my stop on the Wolves in the Dark blog tour. Please also stop by the fabulous My Chestnut Reading Tree, I’m thrilled to be sharing my stop with the lovely Joanne 🙂 Published: 15th June 2017 (Orenda Books) PI Varg Veum fights for his reputation, his freedom and his life, when child pornography is found […]

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Block 46 – Johana Gustawsson

Falkenberg, Sweden. The mutilated body of talented young jewellery designer, Linnea Blix, is found in a snow-swept marina. Hampstead Heath, London. The body of a young boy is discovered with similar wounds to Linnea’s. Buchenwald Concentration Camp, 1944. In the midst of the hell of the Holocaust, Erich Ebner will do anything to see himself as a […]

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Faithless – Kjell Ola Dahl

I am thrilled to be a part of this fabulous blog tour and share my thoughts on Faithless! Published: 8th March 2017 (Orenda Books) Oslo detectives Gunnarstranda and Frølich are back … and this time, it’s personal… When the body of a woman turns up in a dumpster, scalded and wrapped in plastic, Inspector Frank […]

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Cursed – Thomas Enger

About Cursed Published: 15th February 2017 (Orenda Books) When Hedda Hellberg fails to return from a retreat in Italy, her husband discovers that his wife’s life is tangled in mystery. Hedda never left Oslo, the retreat has no record of her and, what’s more, she appears to be connected to the death of an old […]

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Rupture – Ragnar Jónasson

Welcome to my stop on the Rupture blog tour! I”m thrilled to be sharing my review as part of this tour, Wendy from Little Bookness Lane is also hosting today so please make sure you stop by her blog too 🙂 About Rupture Pubished: 24th December 2016 (Orenda Books) – Translated by Quentin Bates 1955. Two young couples […]

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Blackout – Ragnar Jónasson

About the book Published: 30th June 2016 (Orenda Books) – Translated by Quentin Bates On the shores of a tranquil fjord in Northern Iceland, a man is brutally beaten to death on a bright summer’s night. As the 24-hour light of the arctic summer is transformed into darkness by an ash cloud from a recent volcanic […]

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