Penguin Michael Joseph lands two more from Jónasson

Penguin Michael Joseph lands two more from Jónasson

Penguin Michael Joseph has bought two more books from Scandinavian crime author Ragnar Jónasson.

Publishing director Maxine Hitchcock acquired UK and Commonwealth rights, including audio, to Outside and White Death from David Headley at the DHH Literary Agency. 

Outside, to be published in 2022, will revolve around a group of friends who, caught in a snowstorm, seek shelter in a cabin – but it isn’t long before one of them ends up dead. 

White Death will be published in 2023 and is billed as a "chilling locked room mystery in which a young police officer is determined to crack a mysterio...

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