Category: Jo Nesbo

“The Redbreast” by Jo Nesbo

Genre: Mystery “Hi, this is Ellen and Helge’s answerphone. Please leave a message.”  Thus starts the most devastating, heartbreaking, powerful, and brilliant, ten pages in a book that I have EVER read. “The Redbreast” is the third Harry Hole novel and follows the lives of several people (in addition to Harry) spanning the time from

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“Cockroaches” by Jo Nesbo

Genre: Thriller / Mystery Norwegian Detective Harry Hole has been drinking steadily since his success in Australia (see my review of “The Bat”). The Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand,  has been found, by the hooker he hired, murdered in a Bangkok motel room.  A knife stuck in his back. The Norwegian authorities know more than they

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“Headhunters” by Jo Nesbo

(Tense Murder Mystery) Genre: Thriller / Mystery — Buy! — Roger Brown is Norway’s top headhunter. When he recommends someone to a client, the company knows he or she is the right person for the position. Roger Brown is also an art thief. When he interviews people for jobs, he finds out if they have

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