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Ragnar Jónasson

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Ragnar Jonasson is author of the award winning and international bestselling Dark Iceland series.

His debut Snowblind, first in the Dark Iceland series, went to number one in the Amazon Kindle charts shortly after publication. The book was also a no. 1 Amazon Kindle bestseller in Australia. Snowblind has been a paperback bestseller in France.

Nightblind won the Dead Good Reader Award 2016 for Most Captivating Crime in Translation.

Snowblind was called a "classically crafted whodunit" by THE NEW YORK TIMES, and it was selected by The Independent as one of the best crime novels of 2015 in the UK.

Rights to the Dark Iceland series have been sold to UK, USA, France, Germany, Italy, Canada, Australia, Poland, Turkey, South Korea, Japan, Morocco, Po
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Average rating: 3.65 · 10,924 ratings · 1,600 reviews · 14 distinct worksSimilar authors
Snowblind (Dark Iceland #1)

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3.56 avg rating — 5,354 ratings — published 2009 — 29 editions
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Nightblind (Dark Iceland #2)

3.71 avg rating — 1,980 ratings — published 2014 — 18 editions
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Blackout (Dark Iceland #3)

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Rupture (Dark Iceland #4)

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Andköf (Siglufjörður #5)

3.95 avg rating — 627 ratings — published 2013 — 7 editions
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Dimma (Hidden Iceland #1)

3.58 avg rating — 556 ratings — published 2015 — 14 editions
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Mistur

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Drungi (Hidden Iceland #2)

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Fölsk nóta (Siglufjörður #1)

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“It had rained without a break since the middle of the afternoon, when the skies had finally started to clear. Ari Thór didn’t make a habit of going to the theatre, but still understood the excitement behind a good production. Tension in the air could sometimes be palpable, but never as overwhelming as it was that Friday evening in the Siglufjördur theatre. But this time there was no production taking place and the auditorium was empty. What he and Tómas – both of them on duty that night – could not avoid was the body. There was no doubt they were looking at a corpse; but Tómas still checked for a pulse”
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