Praise for Arnaldur Indrioason: #1 on the "Guardian"'s list of the 10 Best Modern European Crime Writers  "Indrioason is one of the best of the new European authors coming into English, right up there with Henning Mankell and Karen Fossum."--Margaret Cannon, "The Globe and Mail" "Inspector Erlendur is one of the most compassionate detectives to come this way in a long time." --"The New York Times" "Indrioason is a master of atmosphere." --"The Vancouver Sun" "Indrioason has definitely vaulted onto the A-list of Scandinavian crime authors." --"Booklist"" ""This series places Indrioason at the centre of the best of contemporary crime fiction. He is a master storyteller, and has a real gift for evoking the complex humanity at the heart of the most dour-seeming individuals." --"The Guardian"
About the Author
ARNALDUR INDRIDASON worked for many years as a journalist and critic before he began writing novels. Outside Iceland, he is best known for his crime novels featuring Erlendur, Elinborg and Sigurdur Oli, which are consistent bestsellers across Europe. The series has won numerous awards, including the Nordic Glass Key and the CWA Gold Dagger. His most recent novel is Operation Napoleon.