Erlendur has recently joined the police force as a young officer. A homeless man Erlendur knows is found drowned. But few people care. Or when a young woman on her way home from a club vanishes. Both cases go cold. Erlendur is not an investigator, but his instincts tell him their fates are worth pursuing. How could they be linked?
An edition of one of the twentieth century's finest narrative poems about the English countryside. Offering a poetic response to the First World War, it talks about a fox-hunt, English countryside and community. It also includes an introduction setting the poem in its historical context and detailed notes.
Fame. Fortune. Screaming girls. The adoration of strangers. I've had it all before, yet nothing could have prepared this Horny Little Devil for his new life in the City of Angels. Sacked as the coach of the Andorra rugby team and on the run from the sister I never knew I had, I decided to head west, vowing to win back my wife and daughter.
Soon to be a major motion picture, from the producers of the James Bond film series, starring Jude Law and Blake Lively. A novel of how a woman, pushed over the edge by the violent deaths of her family, survives only by taking other identities.