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The shadow district / Arnaldur Indridason ; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb.

Arnaldur Indriðason, 1961- (author.). Cribb, Victoria, (translator.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library LP FIC ARNA (Text) 30886001055280 Large print fiction Volume hold Checked out 07/24/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432847777
  • Physical Description: 467 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

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?"--Dust jacket flap.
Language Note:
Translated from the Icelandic.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Iceland > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Iceland > Fiction.
Ex-police officers > Fiction.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) > Fiction.
Large type books.
Reykjavík (Iceland) > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Suspense fiction.

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