Four friends spend a weekend on the isolated island of Elliðaey in the West Fjords of Iceland. One of them disappears. Detective Inspector Hulda Hermansdóttir investigates.
“Trapped in a magnificent landscape painting.”
“The babysitter was late.”~ Quotes from the book.
- Kirkus: “Jónasson, who could give lessons on how to sustain a chilly atmosphere, sprinkles just enough hints of ghostly agents to make you wonder if he’s going to fall back on a paranormal resolution to the mystery. Don’t worry: The solution is both uncanny and all-too-human.”
- Publishers Weekly: “Jónasson delivers a mind-bending look into human darkness that earns its twists.”
Author Website: Ragnar Jonasson