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Dark thriller set in Northern Iceland

Dark thriller set in Northern Iceland 11th January 2017

Rupture by Ragnar Jónasson, translated by Quentin Bates – dark thriller set in Northern Iceland. Rupture is the fourth book in highly successful and critically acclaimed Dark Iceland series by Ragnar Jónasson (all beautifully translated by Quentin Bates). For the...

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Thriller set largely in New York (with a portion of Iceland thrown in…)

Thriller set largely in New York (with a portion of Iceland thrown in…) 29th December 2016

The Reykjavik Assignment by Adam LeBor, thriller set largely in New York. The Reykjavik Assignment is, despite the clue in its title, a thriller set largely in New York (to be precise for 332 out of 448 pages in...

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Noir thriller set in Iceland

Noir thriller set in Iceland 9th August 2016

Blackout by Ragnar Jónasson (translated by Quentin Bates) – noir thriller set in Iceland. Blackout is the third book (the second chronologically…) in the Dark Iceland series featuring detectives Ari Thór Arason and his boss, Tómas. It follows on...

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Thriller set in Siglufjörour, Iceland – plus author interview with Ragnar Jónasson

Thriller set in Siglufjörour, Iceland – plus author interview with Ragnar Jónasson 26th January 2016

Nightblind by Ragnar Jónasson (translated by Quentin Bates) – thriller set in Siglufjörŏur, Iceland. Nightblind is the second book to appear in the Dark Iceland series by Ragnar Jónasson. The first was the much acclaimed Snowblind, published last year....

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Thriller set in Siglufjörður, Iceland (…where the winter is relentless…)

Thriller set in Siglufjörður, Iceland (…where the winter is relentless…) 18th July 2015

Snowblind by Ragnar Jónasson (translated by Quentin Blake), thriller set in Siglufjörður, Iceland. Snowblind is a quite excellent thriller. Ragnar Jónasson describes beautifully the bleakness, cold, and snow of Siglufjörður – Iceland’s northernmost city on the edge of the...

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