Where the Shadows Lie

by Michael Ridpath

Part of the A Magnus Iceland Mystery Series

Crime / Mystery eBooks of the Month Thriller and Suspense

Where the Shadows Lie Synopsis

Amid Iceland's wild, volcanic landscape, rumours swirl of an eight-hundred-year-old manuscript inscribed with a long-lost saga about a ring of terrible power. A rediscovered saga alone would be worth a fortune, but, if the rumours can be believed, there is something much more valuable about this one. Something worth killing for. Something that will cost Professor Agnar Haraldsson his life. Untangling murder from myth is Iceland-born, Boston-raised homicide detective Magnus Jonson. Seconded to the Icelandic Police Force for his own protection after he runs afoul of a drug cartel back in Boston, Magnus also has his own reasons for returning to the country of his birth for the first time in nearly two decades - the unsolved murder of his father. And as Magnus is about to discover, the past casts a long shadow in Iceland. Binding Iceland's landscape and history, secrets and superstitions in a strikingly original plot that will span several volumes,

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ISBN: 9781848873995
Publication date: 01/02/2011
Publisher: Corvus an imprint of Atlantic Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781848873995
Publication date: 1st February 2011
Author: Michael Ridpath
Publisher: Corvus an imprint of Atlantic Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 416 pages
Genres: Crime / Mystery, eBook Favourites, Thriller / Suspense,
Categories: Crime & mystery,

About Michael Ridpath

Michael Ridpath spent eight years as a bond trader in the City before giving up his job to write full-time. He lives in north London with his wife and three children.

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