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Author photo. Yrsa Sigurðardóttir foto by Atli Mar Hafsteinsson

Yrsa Sigurðardóttir foto by Atli Mar Hafsteinsson

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Yrsa Sigurðardóttir (born 1963) is an Icelandic writer, of both crime-novels and children's fiction. She has been writing since 1998. Her début crime-novel was translated into English by Bernard Scudder. The central character in the crime novels is Thóra Gudmundsdóttir (Þóra Guðmundsdóttir), a lawyer.

Yrsa is married with two children, and she also has a career as a civil engineer
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