[Reading] ➶ DNA By Yrsa Sigurðardóttir – Alwaysonltd.co.uk

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About the Author: Yrsa Sigurðardóttir

Yrsa Sigur ard ttir is an Icelandic writer, of both crime novels and children s fiction She has been writing since 1998 Her d but crime novel Last Rituals published in the US in 2007, and the UK in January 2008 was translated into English by Bernard Scudder, and is book 1 of the Th ra Gudmundsd ttir series Yrsa Sigur ard ttir graduated from high school in 1983, finished a B.Sc in civil engin



10 thoughts on “DNA

  1. says:

    Translated from Icelandic, this is the first in the Children s House series set in Reykavik This is a murky, dark and twisted tale which begins in 1987 where after an unspeakable event, child experts make the controversial decision to separate three children into different adoption homes This connects to what happens later down the years in 2015 when a mother is gruesomely murdered, discovered under her bed is he


  2. says:

    This is the first book in the start of a new crime series which I devoured page by page.I d left this book at home, thought I had it in my bag when I knew I d be spending some time in the car and sitting for appointments at the hospital nothing serious I was so fed up as I couldn t wait to jump back into this plot.A ten year old daughter becomes the only witness to a terrible shocking murder Treading carefully the Police


  3. says:

    If you either enjoy Nordic Noir or are looking for a fresh take on crime writing and weary of the same old, same old, consider The Legacy, the first in the Childrens House series by Yrsa Sigurdardottir First, a primer on Iceland for everyone not a resident of that country.Iceland has an estimated population of 300,000 and one of the lowest crime rates in the world Take a glance at the following UN data of 2009 homicides Brazil 4


  4. says:

    Although I am a great fan of Scandinavian crime fiction, for some reason I had not yet read anything by Yrsa Sigurdardottir So, when I discovered she was starting a new series that I could read from the beginning, I thought it was an ideal to chance to read her at last and I am glad I did We begin with events in 1987 and decisions involving some traumatised children.The novel then turns to 2015 and the horrific murder of a woman, whose


  5. says:

    I don t know if the author is just insanely prolific or whether there s a huge backlog of her work to translate into English, but it seems there s a new Yrsa Sigur ard ttir book every nine months or so, and here, like clockwork, is the latest The Legacy is the first in the Children s House series It introduces the central characters of Freyja, director of the Children s House refuge for traumatised and abused children, and police detective Huld


  6. says:

    I thoroughly enjoyed this slice of Nordic Noir It was a gripping thriller with plenty of twists and turns, red herrings and imaginative murder weapons I found the murder scenes themselves edge of seat frightening, but without being unnecessarily gory in their descriptions The characters, including children and young people, were well written and believable Yes, there were some amazing coincidences pulling the whole thing together but that is often par


  7. says:

    Another banging good crime thriller from Yrsa Siguraordottir here Love that it will be a new series I was very fond of all the characters but boy it is not for the faint hearted with reference to the death scenes shudder Brilliant.Full review later at some point.


  8. says:

    Mystery in Minutes Overall Rating 4.5 5To read the complete review, please visit Best Crime Novel of the Year by the Icelandic Crime Authors Association, The Legacy is the first installment in the Children s House series, written by Iceland s Queen of Crime , Yrsa Sigurdardottir The Legacy is an intelligent, slow burning, character focused police procedural that methodically reveals layer upon layer of ingenious plotting involving cryptic, coded messages, dark family


  9. says:

    The Legacy is the first book in the Children s House series and it s the first book I ve read by Yrsa Sigur ard ttir I ve actually read a couple of books by Sigur ard ttir since I finished this book and I find her books really good One thing I loved about this book and the rest I ve read by the author is that its setting is on Iceland Another thing I liked is the main characters psychologist Freyja and police officer Huldar who have to work together solving a murder case whe


  10. says:

    Full review to come This is one fantastic series launch from Yrsa Sigurdardottir I will absolutely be coming back for of her Children s House books Layered, vivid, chilling, slow burning yet tense this is superb crime writing.


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