Tag: jo nesbo

  • “Cockroaches” by Jo Nesbo

    “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 […]

  • “Headhunters” by Jo Nesbo

    “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 […]

  • “The Bat” by Jo Nesbo

    “The Bat” by Jo Nesbo

    Genre: Thriller / Mystery (Serial Killer Down Under) – 23 year old Inger Holter, a Norwegian citizen and TV celebrity, was raped and murdered in Sydney, Australia. Norwegian Detective Harry Hole (pronounced Holy) is sent to assist the investigation in any way that he can.  But, upon arrival, Harry finds out that his services are […]