Arnaldur Indridason
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Arnaldur Indridason

Arnaldur Indridason is the author of Jar City, Silence of the Grave, Voices, The Draining Lake, and Arctic Chill. He won the CWA Gold Dagger Award for Silence of the Grave and is the only author to win the Glass Key Award for Best Nordic Crime Novel two years in a row, for Jar City and Silence of the Grave. The film of Jar City, now available on DVD from Blockbuster, was Iceland's entry for the 2008 Academy Award for Best Foreign Film, and the film of his next book, Silence of the Grave, is currently in production with the same director. His thrillers have sold more than five million copies in over 25 countries around the world. He lives in Iceland.

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    • Jar City

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,076
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 952
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 950

    The debut of morose detective Sveinsson finds the inspector and his team delving into the murder of a retiree with horrifying secrets....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Cerebral Police Procedural

    • By Aaron on 09-14-13

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Shadow District

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 411
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 375
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 375

    A 90-year-old man is found dead in his bed, smothered with his own pillow. On his desk, the police find newspaper cuttings about a murder case dating from the Second World War....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A slow burn!

    • By Rosemary on 12-12-17

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Voices

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 223
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 209
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 210

    The Christmas rush is at its peak in a grand ReykjavIk hotel when Inspector Erlendur is called in to investigate a murder....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I'm Hooked!

    • By Nancy in NC on 03-24-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Shadow Killer

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 65
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 59

    Reykjavik, August 1941. When a travelling sales rep is found murdered in a Reykjavik flat, killed by a bullet from a Colt 45, the police initially suspect a member of the Allied occupation force....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not as good as previous in this series

    • By Super Sue on 07-04-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Into Oblivion

    • An Icelandic Thriller
    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 215
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 187
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 187

    It is 1979. A body of a man has been found in the blue lagoon, which has not yet become the tourist spot it is today. Apparently the victim fell from a great height....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love this Series

    • By ftmgal on 04-16-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Hypothermia

    • A Reykjavik Thriller
    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,026
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 885
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 883

    In Hypothermia, Inspector Erlendur contends with personal demons while investigating a woman’s suicide.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very Fine Quiet Mystery!

    • By Silverhamr on 05-20-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Outrage

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 219
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 190
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 192

    Haunted by personal demons, Detective Erlunder decides to take a short leave of absence, putting his female assistant, Elinborg, in charge while he is gone....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • What happened to this author.

    • By slwu on 08-08-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Silence of the Grave

    • Reykjavik Murder Mysteries, Book 2
    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 505
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 449
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 451

    When a skeleton is discovered half-buried in a construction site outside of ReykjavIk, Inspector Erlendur finds himself knee-deep in both a crime scene and an archeological dig....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely, Dark & Deep

    • By dwhith on 11-26-14

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Operation Napoleon

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 120

    When the U.S. Army attempts to secretly remove a plane from an Icelandic glacier, World War II intrigue erupts in the present - and threatens to engulf everyone in its path....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Misbegotten Thriller

    • By Lawrence on 01-05-12

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Arctic Chill

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 309
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 264
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 268

    A detective whose inner turmoil threatens to consume him, Erlendur Sveinsson is charged with investigating the death of an Asian boy—and confronting forces colder than Iceland’s frigid clime....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great Arnaldur Indridason Iceland mystery

    • By Neal on 04-19-16

    Regular price: $24.49

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