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Arnaldur Indridason - Author


Arnaldur Indridason worked for many years as a journalist and critic before he began writing novels. His books have since sold over 10 million copies worldwide. Outside Iceland, he is best known for his crime novels featuring Erlendur and Sigurdur Oli, which are consistent bestsellers across Europe. The series has won numerous awards, including the Nordic Glass Key and the CWA Gold Dagger. His most recent novel is Black Skies.

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Reykjavik Nights by Arnaldur Indridason
Reykjavik Nights
Arnaldur Indridason
A prequel to the author’s long running series which concludes with Strange Shores, some nine books later. Here Erlendur is a young officer on nights only. It’s the slot most newcomers get given but the nights are long in Iceland...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Strange Shores by Arnaldur Indridason
Strange Shores
Arnaldur Indridason
Sadly this appears to be the last in the detective Erlendur, Reykjavik-based series. He chases two missing person cases from the past, one his own brother and so there is a feeling of guilt throughout. Gloomy, dark, soulful, sparsely written...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/08/2014

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