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  • Jo Fletcher Books
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  • Jo Fletcher Books
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Helga Finnsdottir, Fiction, Crime & mystery, Fantasy, Historical fiction

First came Scandi-crime and Nordic Noir - now it's time for Viking Crime! Make way, Lisbeth Salander and Sarah Lund, for Helga Finnsdottir. Lies. Manipulation. Murder. There's nothing quite like family . . .

'For Vikings done right, come to Snorri Kristjansson' - Mark Lawrence

'Truly entertaining' - Yrsa Siguroardottir

'A dark mystery in a dark age brought vividly to life' - Robert Fabbri

Everyone loves a family reunion.

970: For the first time since Helga was adopted, her family will be gathered in one place. But her siblings are coming with darkness in their hearts.

Everyone knows their father, the Viking warlord Unnthor Reginsson, has a great chest of gold hidden somewhere on his land - and each of his heirs is determined to find it.

Then one morning Helga is awakened by screams. Blood has been shed. Kin has been slain.

All the clues point to one person - who cannot possibly be the murderer, at least in Helga's eyes. But if she's going to save an innocent from the axe, she's got to solve the mystery - fast . . .

Lies. Manipulation. Murder. There's nothing quite like family . . .

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Praise for Kin

  • For lovers of the Vikings TV series and Lindsey Davies alike. Helga Finnsdottir is the Flavia Alba of the Viking world. A dark mystery in a dark age brought vividly to life. I look forward to reading more - Robert Fabbri, author of the bestselling Vespasian series

  • For Vikings done right, come to Snorri Kristjansson - Mark Lawrence, bestselling author of Red Sister

  • Truly entertaining: a new and original Viking Noir voice - Yrsa Siguroardottir, author of the Thora Gudmundsdottir series

  • Kin is well paced and skilfully plotted, with a strong sense of everyday life at the time . . . I suspect this will not be the last Viking noir novel we see - The Times

  • An exciting new voice. With his Viking mystery, Snorri has created a new and interesting sub-genre of Icelandic noir - Ragnar Jonasson

  • Praise Odin, it's a terrific mystery! With Viking family values and a sharp-witted heroine, Snorri Kristjansson delivers a first-rate chronicle of intrigue and murder - Stephen Gallagher, bestselling author of Red, Red Robin

  • An entertaining and claustrophobic tale of familial tension and murder - SciFiNow

  • Timeless and universal . . . It will be interesting to see where Kristjansson's imagination takes his beguiling heroine next - Starburst

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