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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    • 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 527
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 469
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 470

    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

    • The Shadow District

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 439
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 400
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 401

    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

    • Hypothermia

    • A Reykjavik Thriller
    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,047
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 902
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 900

    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

    • Jar City

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,107
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 979
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 978

    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

    • Operation Napoleon

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 137
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 123

    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

    • 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 225
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 197
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 197

    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

    • Strange Shores

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 223
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 197
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 199

    Somewhere in the wilderness of Iceland's frozen East Fjords, Erlendur is on the hunt....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Melting the snowy past

    • By Bobbie on 10-11-14

    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 240
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 224
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 225

    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 Draining Lake

    • An Inspector Erlendur Novel, Book 4
    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 309
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 271
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272

    In the wake of an earthquake, the water level of an Icelandic lake drops suddenly, revealing the skeleton of a man half-buried in its sandy bed....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A delightfully dark and twisted story

    • By LukeJ on 10-19-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Black Skies

    • By: Arnaldur Indridason
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 224
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 199
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 199

    A man is making a crude leather mask with slits for eyes and mouth, and an iron spike fixed in the middle of the forehead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • a sad one

    • By EileenT on 05-15-17

    Regular price: $24.49

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