Click on the menu images below to find out more about the various locations mentioned in the novel and those that differ from the locations used during the filming of the BBC Scotland tv adaptation.

Iceland location map


This location map, drawn by the illustrator and author David Yeadon details the locations mentioned in Bagley’s novel and appears to have only been included in the American editions of Bagley´s novel.

Vesturgata and Hafnarstræti – Reykjavík


Restaurant Naust in Vesturgata, the Nordri Travel Agency, souvenier shop and bookshop in Hafnarstræti Reykjavik. Bagley leaves us enough clues to be able to identify the locations in this part of downtown Reykjavík.


Images courtesy & © HarperCollins Publishers Ltd – © David Yeadon – © The Bagley Brief.