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Children's House

From bestselling Icelandic author Yrsa Sigurdardottir comes a series of Scandinavian police procedurals featuring detective Huldar, who, in over-his-head after a brutal murder where a child’s the only witness, seeks the expertise of Freyja, a psychologist who deals with traumatized young people at the Children’s House. “[A] relentlessly paced series launch…Few readers will be able to put down this powerful tale of revenge.”—Publishers Weekly (starred) on the first installment, The Legacy.

  • The Absolution
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    • The Absolution

    • Children's House (Volume 3)
      Yrsa Sigurdardottir
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • The Absolution is the third installment in Queen of Icelandic crime fiction Yrsa Sigurdardóttir’s series about the psychologist Freyja and the police officer Huldar.

      The...

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  • The Reckoning
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    • The Reckoning

    • Children's House (Volume 2)
      Yrsa Sigurdardottir
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • The Reckoning is the stunning follow-up to The Legacy, which was the start of a thrilling new series that Booklist (starred) recommends for fans of Tana French....

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  • The Legacy
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    • The Legacy

    • Children's House (Volume 1)
      Yrsa Sigurdardottir
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • The first in a stunning new series from Yrsa Sigurdardottir, the author of The Silence of the Sea, winner of the 2015 Petrona Award for best Scandinavian Crime Novel.

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Yrsa Sigurdardottir

YRSA SIGURDARDÓTTIR (pronounced UR-suh SIG-ur-dar-daughter) lives with her family in Reykjavík; she is also a director of one of Iceland's largest engineering firms. Her work is found on bestseller lists all over the world, and films are currently in production for several of her books. Her titles include, The Day is Dark and Ashes to Dust.

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