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Homer Public Library F INDRIDASON REYKJAVIK V.1 000143974 Fiction Place on copy / volume Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250124029
  • ISBN: 1250124026
  • ISBN: 9781250124036
  • Physical Description: 344 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Thomas Dunne Book."
"A thriller"--Dust jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"Two crimes linked across decades. A murderer still at work in the deadly shadows. THE PAST: In wartime Reykjavik, Iceland, a young woman is found strangled in "the Shadow District," a rough and dangerous area of the city. An Icelandic detective and a member of the American military police are on the trail of a brutal killer. THE PRESENT: A ninety-year-old man is discovered dead on his bed, smothered with his own pillow. Konrad, a former detective now bored with retirement, finds newspaper cuttings in the dead man's home about the WWII Shadow District murder. It's a crime that Konrad remembers, having grown up in the same neighborhood. A MISSING LINK: Why, after all this time, would an old crime resurface? Did the police arrest the wrong man? Will Konrad's link to the past help him solve the case and finally lay the ghosts of WWII Reykjavik to rest? A deeply compassionate story of old crimes and their consequences, The Shadow District is the first in a riveting new series by internationally bestselling author Arnaldur Indridason."--Dust jacket flap.
Language Note:
Translated from the Icelandic.
Subject: e-ic---
World War (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 Iceland Fiction
Murder Investigation Iceland Fiction
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural
FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / International Mystery & Crime
Murder Investigation
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Historical fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction.)
Historical fiction.
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