Popular French crime novelist Pierre Lemaître received the International Dagger award from the British Crime Writers’ Association for his thriller Alex (2011), which has been a bestseller in Iceland since its release. Yrsa is one of the most popular contemporary Icelandic crime novelists. Lilja’s newest novel, Trapped, will be published in October. Lemaitre joins these celebrated Icelandic crime novelists to discuss the crafting of a crime plot and the delights of the genre.
Crime Novels on Friday Night: Pierre Lemaitre, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir & Lilja Sigurðardóttir
Moderator: Katrín Jakobsdóttir