The Draining Lake Reviews
"Elinborg and Sigurdur Oli ... aren't particularly persuasive characters, but flashbacks to the University of Leipzig during the Cold War provide compelling insights into the splintered politics of the day." - Publishers Weekly.
"Starred Review. This is exceptional fiction that transcends its genre." - Library Journal.
"Beleaguered, dutiful Erlendur remains a compelling Everyman, and Indridason writes with clarity, precision and elegance." - Kirkus Reviews.
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