Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Silence of the Grave

Silence of the Grave( )
Translator: Scudder, Bernard
Author: Indriðason, Arnaldur
Series title:An Inspector Erlendur Ser.
ISBN:978-0-312-42732-0
Publication Date:Aug 2007
Publisher:Picador
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $19.00
Book Description:

Winner of the CWA Gold Dagger Award

Inspector Erlendur returns in this gripping Icelandic thriller When a skeleton is discovered half-buried in a construction site outside of Reykjavík, Inspector Erlendur finds himself knee-deep in both a crime scene and an archeological dig. Bone by bone, the body is unearthed, and the brutalizing history of a family who lived near the building site comes to light along with it. Was the skeleton a man or a woman, a victim or a killer,...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:304
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.84 x 8.15 x 0.81 Inches
Book Weight:0.6 Pounds
Author Biography
Indriðason, Arnaldur (Translator)
Arnaldur Indriðason was born in Reykjavík January 28, 1961 and writes crime fiction. He is the son of writer Indriði G. Þorsteinsson. Arnaldur graduated with a degree in history from the University of Iceland in 1996.

Arnaldur's first published book, Sons of Dust (Synir duftsins) in 1997, is the first in the Detective Erlendur series.

Arnaldur's books have been published in twenty-six countries and have been translated into Russian, Polish, German, Greek, Danish, Catalan, English, Italian, Czech, Swedish, Norwegian, Dutch, Finnish, Spanish, Portuguese, Hungarian, Chinese, Croatian, Romanian and French. He won the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award in 2005 for the novel Silence of the Grave.

Arnaldur lives in Reykjavík with his wife and three children.

030



Featured Books

Holly
Deveraux, Jude
Paperback: $8.99
Little Women
Alcott, Louisa May
Paperback: $15.99
The Chronicles of Narnia
Lewis, C. S.
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.