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By Yrsa Sigurdardottir

ISBN-10: 1444700065

ISBN-13: 9781444700060

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Chapter Three Tuesday 10 July 2007 Some days in Thóra’s life were slightly worse than others; on a bad day, for example, she would need to stop on her way to work to go back and turn off the coffee maker, or she’d get a call from the school asking her to fetch her daughter Sóley, who had got a bloody nose at break time. Other days were even worse: bills were overdue and the cash machine was broken, petrol got pumped into the family car which ran on diesel, and so on. On those days nothing went as it should, neither at home nor at the office.

The terrible sounds that had emerged from her as she fought for breath had ceased. Her head sunk slowly to one side and she lay in a pool of blood, her eyes full of anguish. Everything was quiet for a moment, then a CD player on the other bedside table was switched on and music started to play. Shortly afterwards the woman’s visitor gently closed the bedroom door, showing far more courtesy than he had previously displayed. Chapter One Monday 9 July 2007 ‘You’re trying to tell me Markus is just tidying the basement?

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