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Why did you lie?

Author: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir; Victoria Cribb
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
A journalist on the track of an old case attempts suicide. An ordinary couple return from a house swap in the states to find their home in disarray and their guests seemingly missing. Four strangers struggle to find shelter on a windswept spike of rock in the middle of a raging sea. They have one thing in common: they all lied. And someone is determined to punish them. Why Did You Lie? is a terrifying tale of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction
Psychological fiction
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir; Victoria Cribb
ISBN: 1473605032 9781473605039 9781473605053 1473605059
OCLC Number: 932262804
Language Note: Translated from the Icelandic.
Awards: Short-listed for Petrona Award for the Best Scandinavian Crime Novel of the Year 2017
Description: 394 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Lygi.
Responsibility: Yrsa Sigurdardóttir ; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb.


A standalone thriller from the prizewinning Queen of Nordic Noir and author of the Thora Gudmundsdottir series.  Read more...


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..a grisly chiller set in the depths of winter... It's an accomplished debut. * Sunday Telegraph on LAST RITUALS * A chilling read, enhanced by Sigurdardottir's taut plotting, realistic characters, Read more...

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