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French

La muraille de lave

Arnaldur Indriðason (author), Éric Boury (translator)
Title
La muraille de lave
Author
Arnaldur Indriðason
Translator
Éric Boury
Language
French
Original language
Icelandic
Original title
Svörtuloft
Publisher
[Paris]: Le grand livre du mois, 2012
317 p.
ISBN
9782286091071 (paperback, 2012)

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About Arnaldur Indriðason

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Arnaldur Indriðason (pronounced [ˈartnaltʏr ˈɪntrɪðasɔn]; born 28 January 1961) is an Icelandic writer of crime fiction; most of his books feature the protagonist Detective Erlendur.

Biography

Arnaldur was born in Reykjavík on 28 January 1961, the son of writer Indriði G. Þorsteinsson. He graduated with a degree in history from the University of Iceland (Háskóli Íslands) in 1996. He worked as a journalist for the newspaper Morgunblaðið from 1981 to 1982, and later as a freelance writer. From 1986 to 2001, he was a film critic for Morgunblaðið.

His first book, Sons of Earth (Synir duftsins) came out in 1997, the first in the series with Detective Erlendur. The first two novels in the series have not yet been translated into English. As of 2013, the series included 14 novels. Arnaldur is considered one…Read more on Wikipedia