She is the author of the fast paced Nordic thriller series: the Eldísvík Trilogy. All three of these gripping novels are set in 2068 in a fictional city state just below the artic circle. 'Until The Ice Cracks' - the first of the trilog.... more
Jan Turk Petrie lives in the UK.
She is the author of the fast paced Nordic thriller series: the Eldísvík Trilogy. All three of these gripping novels are set in 2068 in a fictional city state just below the artic circle. 'Until The Ice Cracks' - the first of the trilogy was published in July 2018. Volume Two - 'No God for a Warrior' - published in November 2018 The third and final volume - 'Within Each Other's Shadow' - published in April 2019 'Too Many Heroes' - Jan's first stand-alone thriller - is set in England in 1952 it was published in August 2019.
'Towards the Vanishing Point' - another stand alone literary thriller spanning the years before and after WW2 - was published in January 2020
Jan's latest novel - The Truth in a Lie' - is a literary novel with a contemporary setting. It was published in June 2020.
A former English teacher with an M A in Creative Writing from the University of Gloucestershire, Jan has also written numerous, prize-winning short stories.
Jan Turk Petrie's Projects
No God for a Warrior: The gripping near-future Nordic thriller series continues... (The Eldísvík novels)
Face to face with the ultimate opponents.
Still suffering from his wounds, Inspector Nero Cavallo... more
The Truth in a Lie
Called to the bedside of her ailing mother, successful writer Charlotte Preece is astonished when Du... more
Too Many Heroes: The Gripping New Post-War Crime Thriller
Where can a wanted man hide in a country full of returned war heroes?It’s 1952 and Frank Da... more
Towards the Vanishing Point
In the North of England in1938, two ten-year-old girls, Lily Hetherington and Stella Marsden, form a... more
Until the Ice Cracks
A Scandinavian, dystopian, crime thriller with a style that pays homage to classic ‘noir’ detective ... more
Within Each Other's Shadow: Concluding the Gripping Near-Future Nordic Thriller Series (The Eldísvík Novels Book 3)
Concluding the ground breaking Nordic noir thriller trilogy set in 2068.
Facing near impossible o... more