Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (translated by Victoria Cribb)
Books by Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (translated by Victoria Cribb)
Four people are stranded in a small lighthouse on a rock surrounded by raging sea. An ordinary couple return from home-swap in America to find their guests apparently missing. A journalist on the track of an old case hangs himself in his own garage. Someone is determined to punish them.
Reviewed on 21 January 2017 by Ewa Sherman
Reykjavik lawyer Thora Gudmundsdottir is hired by a deeply unpleasant and manipulative child sex offender with a view to overturning the conviction of a fellow inmate in his secure unit. Her investigations are hampered by lies, half-truths and cover-ups.
Reviewed on 23 August 2014 by John Cleal