Magnus Iceland Mysteries12 books in series
Where the Shadows Lie Summary
One thousand years ago: an Icelandic warrior returns from battle, bearing a ring cut from the right hand of his foe.
Seventy years ago: an Oxford professor, working from a secret source, creates the 20th century’s most pervasive legend. The professor’s name? John Ronald Reuel Tolkien.
Six hours ago: an expert on Old Icelandic literature, Agnar Haraldsson, is murdered. Everything is connected, but to discover how, Detective Magnus Jonson must venture where the shadows lie....