• "The prince of gloom"

    New York Times
  • "One of the greats of modern crime fiction"

    Sunday Times
  • "The king of Icelandic crime fiction"

    Financial Times
  • "One of the most accomplished series of detective novels in modern crime fiction"

    Joan Smith, Sunday Times
  • "An international literary phenomenon - and it's easy to see why. His novels are gripping, authentic, haunting and lyrical"

    Harlan Coben