The Mist is a novel that takes us back to 1987. . Pages: 320 I love this series and have been really looking forward to catching up with Hulda again. The suspense Jónasson evokes here is on the level of Stephen King’s Misery;  the twisty payoff as satisfying as the best of Harlan Coben. The snowstorm should have shut everybody out. Of course, to increase the tension and atmosphere, Jonasson sets this Christmas holiday murder tale in … THE MIST. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. An isolated farm house in the east of Iceland. While technically third in a series (along with The Darkness and The Island), this absolutely works as a stand-alone thriller. It will come as NO surprise that I absolutely loved THE MIST, the final installment in Jonasson's Hidden Iceland trilogy. Those like me who live in a climate that is scorching hot this time of year will love this as a summer read. The Mist by Ragnar Jonasson, 9781405934886, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Format: Paperback / softback Ragnar Jonasson’s triumphant last novel in a fiendishly clever trilogy. 1987. Change ). Series: Hidden Iceland (book 3) Members: Reviews: Popularity: ... As ever Jonasson's writing it sharp and incisive, this is not a long book at all, but it works so well. Joan Smith. Everyday low prices and free delivery on … The final nail-biting installment in Ragnar Jonasson's critically-acclaimed Hidden Iceland series, The Mist, from the newest superstar on the Icelandic crime fiction scene. An isolated farm house in the east of Iceland. The final nail-biting installment in Ragnar Jonasson's critically-acclaimed Hidden Iceland series, The Mist, from the newest superstar on the Icelandic crime fiction scene. The Mist by Ragnar Jónasson. date ... As ever Jonasson's writing it sharp and incisive, this is not a long book at all, but it works so well. Praise for The Mist: "Jónasson weaves his suspenseful tales together with remorseless logic up to a climax more nightmarish than the buildup." The Mist : Ragnar Jonasson : 9781405934886 We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Facts and reasons are not so much discovered as uncovered; as always Jónasson encourages us to make sense of what we see. In The Mist, Jónasson parallels Hulda’s investigation into the disappearance of a girl from Gardabaet with a night of utter terror for Einar and Erla Einarsson at their isolated farm house in the east of Iceland during a violent snow storm. 1987. Eight years ago, the wedding weekend of Cecily Treherne and Aiden MacNeil at Branlow Hall, the high-end Suffolk hotel the bride’s parents owned, was ruined by the murder of Frank Parris, a hotel … An … The final nail-biting installment in Ragnar Jonasson's critically-acclaimed Hidden Iceland series, The Mist, from the newest superstar on the Icelandic crime fiction scene. 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