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The darkness / Ragnar Jónasson ; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb.

Jonasson, Ragnar 1976- (author.). Cribb, Victoria, (translator.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 19 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fort Nelson Public Library.

Current holds

5 current holds with 19 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Fort Nelson Public Library FIC JON (Text) 35246000964872 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Burns Lake Public Library AF JON (Text) 35198000666603 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 01/02/2019
Castlegar Public Library VAN1813569676141 (Text) BCD1813569676141 On Order Volume hold On order -
Dawson Creek Municipal Public Library F RAG (Text) DCL164708 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/27/2018
Fernie Heritage Library FIC JON (Text) 35136000540782 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/20/2018
Fort St. James Public Library RAG (Text) 35196001022040 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/20/2018
Kimberley Public Library F JON (Text) 35137001018091 Adult Fiction Volume hold Reshelving -
Mackenzie Public Library JON (Text) 35192000410005 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/21/2018
Nelson Public Library MYS RAG (Text) 3514830029642 Mystery Volume hold Checked out 12/29/2018
Rossland Public Library FIC RAG (Text) 35162001007423 Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250171030
  • Physical Description: 317 pages : map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Thomas Dunne book."
Summary, etc.:
"Spanning the icy streets of Reykjavik, the Icelandic highlands and cold, isolated fjords, The Darkness is an atmospheric thriller from Ragnar Jonasson, one of the most exciting names in Nordic Noir. The body of a young Russian woman washes up on an Icelandic shore. After a cursory investigation, the death is declared a suicide and the case is quietly closed. Over a year later Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir of the Reykjavík police is forced into early retirement at 64. She dreads the loneliness, and the memories of her dark past that threaten to come back to haunt her. But before she leaves she is given two weeks to solve a single cold case of her choice. She knows which one: the Russian woman whose hope for asylum ended on the dark, cold shore of an unfamiliar country. Soon Hulda discovers that another young woman vanished at the same time, and that no one is telling her the whole story. Even her colleagues in the police seem determined to put the brakes on her investigation. Meanwhile the clock is ticking. Hulda will find the killer, even if it means putting her own life in danger."
Language Note:
Translated from the Icelandic.
Subject: Women > Crimes against > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Police > Iceland > Fiction.
Iceland > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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