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  • Published: 15 March 2018
  • ISBN: 9780718189228
  • Imprint: Penguin Audio
  • Format: Audio Download

The Darkness

If you like Saga Noren from The Bridge, then you'll love Hulda Hermannsdottir




Spanning Reykjavik, the Icelandic highlands and cold, isolated fjords, The Darkness is the start of a classy thriller series like no other from the Icelandic superstar

A young woman, an asylum seeker from Russia, is found murdered on the seaweed-covered rocks of the Vatnsleysuströnd in Iceland. Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdottir of the Reykjavik Police is called to investigate this - the final case in her career before she is forced into retirement.

When Hulda starts to ask questions it isn't long before she realizes that no one can be trusted, and that no one is telling the whole truth. Spanning Reykjavik, the Icelandic highlands and the cold, isolated fjords, The Darkness is a classy new thriller from one of the most exciting new names in Scandi noir.

  • Published: 15 March 2018
  • ISBN: 9780718189228
  • Imprint: Penguin Audio
  • Format: Audio Download

About the author

Ragnar Jonasson

Ragnar Jonasson is an international number one bestselling author who has sold over one and a half million books worldwide. He was born in Reykjavík, Iceland, where he also works as an investment banker and teaches copyright law at Reykjavík University. He has previously worked on radio and television, including as a TV news reporter for the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, and, from the age of seventeen, has translated fourteen of Agatha Christie's novels. His critically acclaimed international bestseller The Darkness is soon to be a major TV series.

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