66 North

Ridpath, Michael


Iceland, 2010: bankers and politicians start to die, one by one, as the effects of the global recession begin to catch up with the country. It’s up to Magnus Jonson to unravel the web of conspirators that surrounds the deaths, but he soon finds that the events of today are inextricably linked to crimes of the past.

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Publish Date: 01/02/2012
ISBN: 9781848874022 Category: Tags: ,


Ancient blood feuds and modern conspiracies: Magnus Jonson discovers that vengeance, in Iceland, is best served at arctic temperatures…Iceland 1934: Two boys playing in the lava fields that surround their isolated farmsteads see something they shouldn’t have. The consequences will haunt them and their families for generations. Iceland 2009: the credit crunch bites. The currency has been devalued, banks nationalized, savings annihilated, lives ruined. Grassroots revolution is in the air, as is the feeling that someone ought to pay… ought to pay the blood price. And in a country with a population of just 300,000 souls, in a country where everyone knows everybody, it isn’t hard to draw up a list of exactly who is responsible. And then, one-by-one, to cross them off. Iceland 2010: As bankers and politicians start to die, at home and abroad, it is up to Magnus Jonson to unravel the web of conspirators before they strike again. But while Magnus investigates the crimes of the present, the crimes of the past are catching up with him.

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Weight 384 g
Dimensions 200 × 130 × 30 mm










1st paperback ed


823.92 (edition:23)


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