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Arnaldur Indriðason 1961-

Overview
Works: 287 works in 1,561 publications in 18 languages and 26,326 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Drama  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Adventure stories  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film remakes 
Roles: Author, Creator, Translator, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: PT7511.A67, 839.6934
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Most widely held works about Arnaldur Indriðason
 
Most widely held works by Arnaldur Indriðason
Jar city : a Reykjavik thriller by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

62 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Erlendur Sveinsson investigates the killing of a solitary man, found murdered in his Reykjavik apartment, and discovers that the dead man had been accused but not convicted of a rape forty years earlier
Hypothermia by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unofficially investigating a suspicious suicide, Inspector Erlendur becomes increasingly unsettled by the unsolved cases of two young people who went missing decades earlier under circumstances tied to his own past
Strange shores by Arnaldur Indriðason( )

49 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decades after a woman disappears from the Icelandic fjords amid a tempest of lies, betrayal, and revenge, Detective Erlendur searches the same region for his long-lost brother, only to uncover disturbing secrets
Operation Napoleon by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

58 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her brother goes missing after contacting her from the site of an Icelandic rescue mission, Kristin is pursued by vigilantes from the U.S. Army and discovers a conspiracy involving a crashed World War II plane and the fate of its survivors
Outrage : an Inspector Erlendur novel by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

52 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Detective Erlender places her in charge during his leave of absence, Elinborg tackles a disturbing serial rapist case that has the local police racing against time to prevent another attack
Silence of the grave by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

65 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Downtrodden detective Erlendur and his team must once again look into Reykjavik's hidden past to unravel a case of human nastiness. Alive with tension and atmosphere, and disturbingly real, this is an outstanding continuation of the Reykjavik Murder Mysteries
Voices by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

51 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a grand Reykjavík hotel where the doorman has been stabbed in his dingy basement room and the manager is trying to keep the murder under wraps, Inspector Erlendur Sveinsson searches for a killer among the cast of grotesques who populate the hotel
The draining lake by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

67 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the water level of an Icelandic lake suddenly falls following an earthquake to reveal a skeleton half-buried in its sandy bed, Inspector Erlendur, Elinborg, and Sigurdur Oli look into the long-unsolved disappearance of a young, left-wing student during the Cold War
Black skies : an Inspector Erlendur Novel by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

38 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is making a crude leather mask with slits for eyes and mouth, and an iron spike fixed in the middle of the forehead. It is a 'death mask', once used by Icelandic farmers to slaughter calves. He has revenge in mind. Meanwhile, with Detective Erlendur absent, his colleague Sigurdur Oli is in the spotlight. A school reunion has left Sigurdur Oli dissatisfied with life in the police force. Iceland is enjoying an economic boom and young tycoons are busy partying with the international jet set. In contrast, Sigurdur Oli's relationship is on the rocks and soon even his position in the CID is compromised: when he agrees to visit a couple of blackmailers as a favour to a friend he walks in just as a woman is beaten unconscious. When she dies, Sigurdur Oli has a murder investigation on his hands. The evidence leads to debt collectors, extortionists, wild parties. But when a chance link connects these enquiries to the activities of a group of young bankers, Sigurdur Oli finds himself investigating the very elite he had envied
Arctic chill by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

58 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an icy January day, the Reykjavik police are called to a block of flats where a body has been found in the garden: a young, dark-skinned boy, frozen to the ground in a pool of his own blood. The discovery of a stab wound in his stomach extinguishes any hope that this was a tragic accident. Erlendur and his team embark on their investigation with little to go on but the news that the boy's Thai half-brother is missing. Is he implicated, or simply afraid for his own life? The investigation soon unearths tensions simmering beneath the surface of Iceland's outwardly liberal, multicultural society. The boy's murder forces Erlendur to confront a tragedy in his own past. Soon, facts are emerging from the snow-filled darkness that are more chilling even than the Arctic night
Reykjavik nights by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a [homeless man] he met regularly on the night shift is found drowned in a ditch, no one seems to care. But his fate haunts Erlendur and drags him inexorably into the strange and dark underworld of the city"--Amazon.com
Into oblivion : an Icelandic thriller by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Icelandic and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Into Oblivion, the follow-up to the gritty prequel Reykjavik Nights, gives devoted fans another glimpse of Erlendur in his early days as a young, budding detective. A woman swims in a remote, milky-blue lagoon. Steam rises from the water and as it clears, a body is revealed in the ghostly light. Miles away, a vast aircraft hangar rises behind the perimeter fence of the US military base. A sickening thud is heard as a man's body falls from a high platform. Many years before, a schoolgirl went missing. The world has forgotten her. But Erlendur has not. Erlendur is a newly promoted detective with a battered body, a rouge CIA operative, and America's troublesome presence in Iceland to contend with. In his spare time he investigates a cold case. He is only starting out, but he is already up to his neck. The writer whose work The New York Times describes as "having the sweep and consequence of epic storytelling," has outdone himself in this multi-layered and masterful suspense story"--
The silence of the sea : a thriller by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A luxury yacht crashes into a Reykjavik pier. But the boat is empty; no one is on board. What has happened to the crew? And what has happened to the family who were very much present when the yacht left Lisbon? What should Thora Gudmundsdottir, the series sleuth, make of the rumors that the vessel was cursed? She is spooked even more when she boards the yacht and thinks she sees one of the missing children. Where is Karitas, the glamorous young wife of the yacht's former owner? And whose is the body that has washed up further along the shore?"--
Onderstroom by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in Dutch and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspecteur Elinborg doet onderzoek naar de moord op een man van wie ze aanneemt dat hij een verkrachter was
Contraband by Mark Wahlberg( Visual )

8 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hace tiempo que Chris Farraday dejó el mundo de la delincuencia. Pero, cuando su cuñado Andy fracasa en un asunto de drogas que le había encargado su implacable jefe Tim Briggs, Chris se verá obligado a volver al contrabando para pagar la deuda de Andy
Outrage by Arnaldur Indriðason( Recording )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a flat near Reykjavik city center, a young man lies dead in a pool of blood although there are no signs of a break-in or any struggle. A purple shawl, found under the bed, gives off a strong and unusual aroma. A vial of narcotics found in the victim's pocket among other clues soon lead Erlendur's colleagues down a trail of hidden violence, psychological brutality and of wrongs that will never be fully righted
Grafteken by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Op het graf van de IJslandse vrijheidsstrijder Jón Sigurdsson wordt het naakte en mishandelde lijk van een jonge vrouw gevonden
Winternacht by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in Dutch and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als op IJsland een kleine Thaise jongen wordt vermoord, wordt al snel gedacht aan een racistisch motief
Moordkuil by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In een bouwput aan de rand van de IJslandse hoofdstad Reykjavik worden de restanten van een menselijk lichaam gevonden
Oblivion by Arnaldur Indriðason( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quick : A woman swims in a remote, milky-blue lagoon. Steam rises from the water and as it clears, a body is revealed in the ghostly light. The dead : Miles away, a vast aircraft hangar rises behind the perimeter fence of the US military base. A sickening thud is heard as a man's body falls from a high platform. The forgotton : Many years before, a schoolgirl went missing. The world has forgotten her. But Erlendur has not. The searcher : Erlendur Sveinsson is a newly promoted detective with a battered body, a rogue CIA operative and America's troublesome presence in Iceland to contend with. In his spare time he investigates a cold case. He is only starting out but he is already up to his neck
 
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Jar city : a Reykjavik thriller
Alternative Names
Arnaldur 1961- Indridason

Arnaldur , Indriðason

Arnaldur, Indridason, 1961-

Arnaldur Indriðason Icelandic author

Arnaldur Indriðason IJslands schrijver

Arnaldur Indriðason isländischer Krimi-Schriftsteller

Arnaldur Indriðason isländsk författare

Arnaldur Indriðason islandsk skribent

Arnaldur Indriðason izraeli krimiíró

Arnaldur Indriðason scrittore islandese

Arnaldur Indridhason

Indriđason, Arnaldur

Indriđason, Arnaldur 1961-

Indriyādsūn, Ārnāldūr 1961-

Арналдур Індрідасон

Арнальдур Индридасон

Арнальдур Індрыдасан

Առնալդուր Ինդրիդասոն

آرنالدور إندريداسون، 1961-

إندريادسون، آرنالدور، 1961-

أندريداسون, أرنالدور.

アーナルデュル・インドリダソン

阿諾德·英德希達松

阿诺德·英德里达松

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HypothermiaOperation NapoleonOutrage : an Inspector Erlendur novelSilence of the graveVoicesThe draining lakeArctic chill