Yrsa Sigurdardottir

Iceland mystery

I visited Iceland a couple of years ago and I’m so excited that I’m going again in November. I read a lot of novels set in Iceland, including those by Viktor Arnar Ingólfsson, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir and Michael Ridpath, and since one in ten Icelandic people are published authors, I have a lot more to discover and enjoy! […]


Yrsa Sigurðardóttir

I heard Yrsa Sigurðardóttir  on a radio programme a while ago, and intrigued I bought one of her novels. Yrsa is an Icelandic writer who writes children’s novels and also crime novels… I’m only interested in the latter! The novel I read was ‘Last Rituals’; the main character is a lawyer called Þóra Guðmundsdóttir (Thóra Gudmundsdóttir) Thóra normally handles […]