Dark Iceland
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  • 1
    Snowblind: Dark Iceland | Ragnar Jonasson

    Snowblind: Dark Iceland

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Ragnar Jonasson
    • Narrated By Thor Kristjansson
    Overall
    (7)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (6)

    Siglufjörður: an idyllically quiet fishing village in Northern Iceland, where no one locks their doors - accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Ari Thór Arason: a rookie policeman on his first posting, far from his girlfriend in Reykjavik - with a past that he’s unable to leave behind.

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    Snowblind | Ragnar Jónasson

    Snowblind

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Ragnar Jónasson
    • Narrated By Will Damron
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (50)
    Performance
    (40)
    Story
    (40)

    When a young woman is found lying half-naked in the snow, bleeding and unconscious, and a highly esteemed, elderly writer falls to his death in the local theater, Ari is dragged straight into the heart of a community where he can trust no one and secrets and lies are a way of life. Past plays tag with the present and the claustrophobic tension mounts as Ari is thrust ever deeper into his own darkness - blinded by snow and with a killer on the loose.

    Ups and Downs

    There's real potential here for this new writer from Iceland. I very much enjoyed the atmosphere - the listener can almost feel the cold and the clau..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 12 2017 by C. Telfair (Shepherdstown, WV, United States)
  • 2
    Nightblind: Dark Iceland, Book 2 | Ragnar Jonasson

    Nightblind: Dark Iceland, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Ragnar Jonasson
    • Narrated By Leighton Pugh
    Overall
    (3)
    Performance
    (2)
    Story
    (3)

    Ari Thor returns to investigate a chilling series of crimes that are rooted in tragic events from the past. Siglufjörður: an idyllically quiet fishing village on the northernmost tip of Iceland, accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Ari Thór Arason: a local policeman whose tumultuous past and uneasy relationships with the villagers continue to haunt him.

    TERRIBLE casting choice!
    Reviewed on September 09 2016 by SoManyBooks ()
  • 3
    Blackout: Dark Iceland, Book 3 | Ragnar Jonasson

    Blackout: Dark Iceland, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Ragnar Jonasson
    • Narrated By Leighton Pugh
    Overall
    (1)
    Performance
    (1)
    Story
    (1)

    On the shores of a tranquil fjord in Northern Iceland, a man is brutally beaten to death on a bright summer's night. As the 24-hour light of the arctic summer is transformed into darkness by an ash cloud from a recent volcanic eruption, a young reporter leaves Reykjavik to investigate on her own, unaware that an innocent person's life hangs in the balance. Dark, terrifying and complex, Blackout is an exceptional atmospheric thriller from one of Iceland's finest crime writers.

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    Rupture: Dark Iceland, Book 4 | Ragnar Jonasson

    Rupture: Dark Iceland, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Ragnar Jonasson
    • Narrated By Leighton Pugh
    Overall
    (10)
    Performance
    (6)
    Story
    (6)

    It's 1955. Two young couples move to the uninhabited, isolated fjord of Hedinsfjordur. Their stay ends abruptly when one of the women meets her death in mysterious circumstances. The case is never solved. Fifty years later an old photograph comes to light, and it becomes clear that the couple may not have been alone on the fjord after all....

    old fashioned skills

    This lovely mystery is straight forward question and answer detective work. The author tosses in an old box of papers, a photo dated 1956, a couple ..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 26 2017 by Donna (Kansas,USA)