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Author: Arnaldur Indriðason; Victoria Cribb
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2010.
Series: Reykjavik Murder Mysteries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspector Erlunder has spent his entire career struggling to evade the ghosts of his past. But ghosts are visiting him, both in the form of a séance attended by a dead woman and in the reemerging puzzle of two young people who went missing thirty years ago. And there's the ghost of the detective's disastrous marriage, which, despite the pleas of his drug-addled daughter, he is unwilling to confront. He can only run  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnaldur Indriðason; Victoria Cribb
ISBN: 9780099532279 0099532271
OCLC Number: 645697583
Language Note: Translated from the Icelandic.
Notes: "A Reykjavík murder mystery"--Cover.
Originally published in Iceland as Hardskafi.
This translation originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2009.
Awards: Short-listed for CWA International Dagger 2010
Description: 314 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Reykjavik Murder Mysteries.
Other Titles: Hardskafi.
Responsibility: Arnaldur Indriðason ; translated by Victoria Cribb.

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But then the friend who found her body approaches Detective Erlendur with a tape of a seance that Maria attended before her death and his curiosity is aroused.  Read more...

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"one of the most haunting crime novels you can expect to read: unsentimental, yet informed throughout by Indridason's extraordinary empathy with human suffering" * The Times * "An intelligent, Read more...

 
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