Tagged: Jo Nesbø

Heads up for Nesbø

Film review John Smistad Olympia, Wash. Hunting for a not-by-the-numbers thriller? Headhunters (Hodejegerne, 2011) is the movie for you. Leave it to those crafty Norwegians to fashion a film furnishing the beholder with everything...

Three authors to scare up this påske

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Do you have your Easter thrillers for 2017 yet? Norwegians are preparing for their annual crime reading spree that will take place during their Easter break, Maundy Thursday to...

Snowman in Oslo

Nesbø’s novel will be the first major international film shot in Norway’s capital The Local A big budget adaptation of Jo Nesbø’s crime novel Snowman is to become the first major international film to...

Book review: “Blood on Snow”

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Jo Nesbø, Norway’s reigning King of Crime, has a new protagonist. After ten novels starring the flawed but likeable Inspector Harry Hole and two stand-alones (The Headhunters and The...

Good year for Nesbø

2014 saw continued major sales figures for the Norwegian best-selling author Michael Sandelson The Foreigner Some 863,000 English-language copies of Jo Nesbø’s books were sold worldwide in 2014. This equals 2013’s sales figures. The...