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Black skies : an Inspector Erlendur Novel

Author: Arnaldur Indriðason; Victoria Cribb
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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A man is making a crude leather mask with an iron spike fixed in the middle of the forehead. It is a "death mask," once used by Icelandic farmers to slaughter calves, and he has revenge in mind. Meanwhile, a school reunion has left Inspector Erlendur's colleague Sigurdur Óli unhappy with life in the police force. When a favor to a friend goes wrong and a woman dies before his eyes, Óli has a murder investigation  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Suspense fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnaldur Indriðason; Victoria Cribb
ISBN: 9781250000392 1250000394
OCLC Number: 827256724
Language Note: Translation of: Svörtuloft.
Notes: "First published with the title Svörtuloft in 2009 by Forlagí, Reykjavík."
"A Thomas Dunne Book."
Description: 330 pages ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Svörtuloft.
Responsibility: Arnaldur Indridason ; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb.

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A man is making a crude leather mask with an iron spike fixed in the middle of the forehead. It is a "death mask," once used by Icelandic farmers to slaughter calves, and he has revenge in mind. Meanwhile, a school reunion has left Inspector Erlendur's colleague Sigurdur Óli unhappy with life in the police force. When a favor to a friend goes wrong and a woman dies before his eyes, Óli has a murder investigation on his hands.

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