A Year of Orenda – Rupture by Ragnar Jónasson trns Quentin Bates

A Year of Orenda – Rupture by Ragnar Jónasson trns Quentin Bates

Our Jolabokafloð countdown continues, as does Ragnar week. this time I'm revisiting my review of Rupture, book four in the dark Iceland series featuring Ari Thór Arason. What I really love about this series is how landscape and setting form an integral part of the story, never more obvious than it is in this book, [...]

A Year of Orenda – Blackout by Ragnar Jónasson trns Quentin Bates

A Year of Orenda – Blackout by Ragnar Jónasson trns Quentin Bates

Day three of Ragnar Week, day seven of the Jolabokafloð countdown. Don't forget we have a big giveaway this weekend of some lovely Icelandic fiction just in time for the festive season, all over on Jen Med's Book Reviews on Twitter. Until then I'll taking a look back at book three in the Dark Iceland [...]

A Year of Orenda – Nightblind by Ragnar Jónasson trns Quentin Bates

A Year of Orenda – Nightblind by Ragnar Jónasson trns Quentin Bates

Day two of Ragnar week and I'm resharing my thoughts on Nightblind, book two in Ragnar Jónasson's Dark iceland series featuring Ari Thor. I was very lucky in coming to these books a bit late as it meant I could devour books one and two in quick succession and I loved the Christie-esque simplicity to [...]

A Year of Orenda – Snowblind by Ragnar Jónasson trs Quentin Bates

A Year of Orenda – Snowblind by Ragnar Jónasson trs Quentin Bates

A new week and a change of author. Today marks the start of Ragnar week on the blog and is also day five of our Jolabokafloð countdown. Ragnar's books were amongst the first Orenda titles I ever read, or rather listened to, devouring the first few on audiobook in quick succession. These are the books [...]