Jar City

A Reykjavik Thriller

Arnaldur Indriðason

(Book - 2006)
Jar City
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From Gold Dagger Award--winning author Arnaldur Indridason comes a Reykjavík thriller introducing Inspector Erlendur When a lonely old man is found dead in his Reykjavík flat, the only clues are a cryptic note left by the killer and a photograph of a young girl's grave. Inspector Erlendur discovers that many years ago the victim was accused, but not convicted, of an unsolved crime, a rape. Did the old man's past come back to haunt him? As Erlendur reopens this very cold case, he follows a trail of unusual forensic evidence, uncovering secrets that are much larger than the murder of one old man. An international sensation, the Inspector Erlendur series has sold more than two million copies worldwide.
Publisher: New York : Picador, [2006]
Edition: 1st Picador ed
ISBN: 0312426380
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY ARNALDUR 2006
Characteristics: 289 p. :,maps ;,21 cm
Additional Contributors: Scudder, Bernard 1954-2007


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From the frigid land of Iceland comes the first in a series starring Inspector Erlendur Sveinsson. When a lonely old man is found murdered in his Reykjavík flat, the only clues are a cryptic note left by the killer and a photograph of a young girl’s grave. Inspector Erlendur, who heads the inve... Read More »

Solitary police detective Erlendur Sveinssen solves crimes in Reykjavik, Iceland while dealing with ghosts from his personal and professional past. First in the series.

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