The Darkness – Ragnar Jónasson

A young woman is found dead on a remote Icelandic beach.  She came looking for safety, but instead she found a watery grave. A hasty police investigation determines her death as suicide . . . When Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir of the Reykjavik police is forced into early retirement, she is told she can investigate […]

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Review: Nightblind – Ragnar Jónasson

About the book Published: January 2016 (Orenda Books) – Translated by Quentin Bates Siglufjörður: an idyllically quiet fishing village on the northernmost tip of Iceland, accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Ari Thór Arason: a local policeman, whose tumultuous past and uneasy relationships with the villagers continue to haunt him. The peace of this […]

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Book Review: Snowblind – Ragnar Jónasson

Published: 20th April 2015 (Orenda Books) – Translated by Quentin Bates Synopsis: Siglufjörður: an idyllically quiet fishing village in Northern Iceland, where no one locks their doors – accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Ari Thór Arason: a rookie policeman on his first posting, far from his girlfriend in Reykjavik – with a past […]

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