On the glacial rim of erupting volcano Eyjafjallajökull, they christen their endeavor Operation Meltwater. Minutes later, in the steam and mist, one of them is murdered. The list of people freeflow has antagonized is long—the Chinese government, a German Bank, Israeli military, Italian politicians, even American College Fraternities.
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Sea of Stone Magnus Iceland Mystery Book 4Corvus #ad - What unfolds is a tale of familial ties and bloodthirsty vengeance, of isolated communities scarred by the tragedies of the past—and of a final, painful reckoning. Before long, Magnus is arrested for the murder of his grandfather. Raised by their grandparents in Bjarnarhöfn, a remote farmstead in Iceland, both brothers had to endure brutal violence at the hands of their grandfather.
Now, two decades later, the past has returned to haunt them. When constable páll gylfason gets a dispatch call to investigate a suspected homicide in a remote farmstead, he is surprised to find that Detective Jonson is already at the scene. As páll begins to review the crime scene it becomes apparent that forensic evidence has been tampered with and that Magnus' version of events doesn't add up.
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Magnus identifies the dead man as his estranged grandfather.
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The consequences will haunt them and their families for generations. And then, one-by-one, to cross them off. The currency has been devalued, banks nationalized, savings annihilated, lives ruined. International thriller writing at its best, fine characters, page turning suspense and a great, fresh location.
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Grassroots revolution is in the air, as is the feeling that someone ought to pay. Ought to pay the blood price.
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Seconded to the icelandic police force for his own protection after he runs afoul of a drug cartel back in Boston, Magnus also has his own reasons for returning to the country of his birth for the first time in nearly two decades—the unsolved murder of his father. Untangling murder from myth is Iceland-born, Boston-raised homicide detective Magnus Jonson.
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. Ringed by steep mountains, this bleak village is cut off from the rest of Iceland and from the modern world.
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At the scene, he finds a stunned TV crew, there to film a documentary on the life of the legendary Viking, Gudrid the Wanderer. Magnus quickly begins to suspect that there may be more links to the murdered woman than anyone in the film crew will acknowledge.
The Polar Bear Killing: An atmospheric novella set in the remote north of Iceland, from the author of the chilling Fire & Ice crime series and featuring ... Ragnarsson A Magnus Iceland MysteryCorvus #ad - This is international thriller writing at its best, page turning suspense and a great, fine characters, fresh location. Peter jameswhen a polar bear is sighted in a sleepy Icelandic fishing village, then shot dead by local policeman Constable Halldór, it triggers a debate in the local community. As sergeant magnus ragnarsson and his colleague Detective Vigdís Audardótti begin to investigate the policeman's murder, they soon discover that things are not as clear-cut as might first appear.
. By degrees, magnus and vigdís are drawn into this small and complex community - one riven with rivalries and grudges - in search of a deadly killer. From the million-copy bestselling author, Anne Holt, perfect forfans of Stieg Larsson, and The Killing. Michael ridpath is on the war path, trouncing the Scandinavians on their home turf.
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The first line shocks her:it was a warm, still night and the cry of a tawny owl swirled through the birch trees by the loch, when I killed the only woman I have ever loved. Clemence decides to read the book to the old doctor as it describes how he and his friends met Sophie in Paris in 1935. The victim is Clemence’s French grandmother, Sophie.
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To build the detective’s case Maratse enters the shadowy world of prison hierarchy and politics.
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At the same time, anita’s also involved in an investigation into the murder of a prominent member of Malmö’s Pakistani community.