Hardback A climate of fear / Fred Vargas ; translated from the French by Siân Reynolds.
Publication year: 2016
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781910701386 (hbk.) :
A woman is found murdered in her bathtub, and the murder made to look like a suicide. But a strange symbol found at the crime scene leads the local police to call Commissaire Adamsberg and his team. When the symbol is found near the body of a second disguised suicide, a pattern begins to emerge: both victims were part of a disastrous expedition to Iceland over 10 years ago. A group of tourists found themselves trapped on a deserted island for two weeks, surrounded by a thick, impenetrable fog rumoured to be summoned by an ancient local demon, and two of them didn't make it back alive. But how are the deaths linked to the secretive Association for the Study of the Writings of Maximilien Robespierre? And what does the mysterious symbol signify?
Original title: Temps glaciaires. English
Series title: The Inspector Adamsberg series
410 pages ; 24 cm.