Loner, original title Einfari, is a debut novel by Icelandic author Hildur Sif Thorarensen.  Hildur Sif lives in Oslo where she currently studies medicine (having previously completed Master’s Degree in Software Engineering and Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science). Judging by her desire to learn and to experience more, it’s no surprise that in any spare moment […]

I’m slowly recovering from End of The Bridge-itis. Do you agree with Andy on the way the series ended? Read more here https://wp.me/p1vbUQ-oO

Originally posted on chapterinmylife: Scottish Crime Fiction Blogger:
If you have never been #doonthewatter to Rothesay then you are missing out on a treat and if you are a crime fiction fan then you are missing out on what is one of the best wee Crime Fiction Festivals in the land. #ButeNoir is now in…

Catch up on Andy’s latest thiughts on The Bridge. I love these blogs posts! Genius!!!! https://wp.me/p1vbUQ-oC

Whats been happening in The Bridge? You can be sure this blog will keep you up to date … https://wp.me/p1vbUQ-ot

The Bridge (Bron/Broen) –Season 4, Episode 5 So, for the first time in the series, I actually watched it when it was on BBC2. It really should be on in the winter, when it’s much darker, like the other ones have been. The pre-show announcer advises us that there is some bad language coming up, […] […]

The Bridge (Bron/Broen) –Season 4, Episode 4 After last week ended with the scariest looking clown ever seen, this week was likely to be a calm sedate affair wasn’t it? This week begins with Taariq meeting up with Morgan Sonning, who he had phoned last week saying that they needed to meet as he knew […] […]

Today I was lucky enough to be at the launch of Bloody Scotland. What a great festival they have lined up. Such a variety of panels and experiences. Nordic Noir fans will be glad to know there will be an Icelandic panel on Sunday 23 September and a Swedish panel on Saturday 22 September. More […]

‘Reidar Rongved was around forty with dark-blond hair and stikingly thick glasses. It struck me that that might have been why he had chosen the bass: the instrument was big enough for him to see.’ (Big Sister, Gunnar Staalesen p197) Big Sister is a book which is concerned with a missing person’s case and just […]

The Bridge (Bron/Broen) –Season 4, Episode 3 Were you all sitting comfortably? Don’t worry, The Bridge will soon change all that. In what is becoming an incredibly late review every week (showing it on Friday night is really messing things up) anyone reading this has probably forgotten most of what happened last week. We begin […] […]