Black Skies

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Product Number: Z05739
Released: Oct 16, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470320690
Narrator/s: George Guidall
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Arnaldur Indridason has been crime writing's best-kept secret ... until now. 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 baseball-loving 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, swinging 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. Moving from the villas of ReykjavIk's banking elite to a sordid basement flat, Black Skies is a superb story of greed, pride and murder from one of Europe's most successful crime writers.

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Black Skies
Product Number: BX00022948
Product Number:CM0066
Product Number:Z05739

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Author(s): Arnaldur Indridason
Narrator(s): George Guidall
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Product Number CM0066
Released: Oct 21, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470320683
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Author(s): Arnaldur Indridason
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Product Number EB00533079
Released: Aug 29, 2014
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: #9781250036841

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