Jo Nesbo
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Jo Nesbo

JO NESBØ is a musician, songwriter, and economist, as well as a writer. His Harry Hole novels include The Redeemer, The Snowman, The Leopard and Phantom, and he is also the author of several stand-alone novels and the Doctor Proctor series of children's books. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Glass Key for best Nordic crime novel.

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    • The Snowman

    • By: Jo Nesbø, Don Bartlett
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 15 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5,280
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,342
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4,340

    Internationally acclaimed crime writer Jo Nesbø’s antihero police investigator, Harry Hole, is back: in a bone-chilling thriller that will take Hole to the brink of insanity....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nesbo is the Cat and I am The Mouse

    • By Russell on 10-14-13

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Bat

    • The First Inspector Harry Hole Novel
    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,659
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,502
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,509

    Available in English at last! The first book in the remarkable, best-selling Harry Hole series from Jo Nesbø....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • First Harry Hole finally translated into English!!

    • By Byron on 09-07-13
    • The First Inspector Harry Hole Novel
    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Series: Harry Hole, Book 1
    • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
    • Release date: 07-02-13
    • 4 out of 5 stars 1,659 ratings

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Thirst

    • A Harry Hole Novel
    • By: Jo Nesbo, Neil Smith - translator
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 17 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,223
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,121
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,114

    A serial murderer has begun targeting Tinder daters - a murderer whose MO reignites Harry's hunt for a nemesis of his past....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Normally, I love Jo Nesbo.

    • By B.J. on 10-22-17

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Nemesis

    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: Thor Knai
    • Length: 13 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,119
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 910
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 895

    A man walks into an Oslo bank, puts a gun to a cashier’s head, and tells her to count to 25. When he doesn’t get his money fast enough, he pulls the trigger....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Read the (fantastic) book instead

    • By Kindle Customer on 12-19-11

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Redbreast

    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 16 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,876
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,566
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,566

    It is 1944: Daniel, a soldier, legendary among the Norwegians fighting the advance of Bolshevism on the Russian front, is killed....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Different For Nesbo, But Still Great

    • By Joe on 06-03-12

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Macbeth

    • By: Jo Nesbo
    • Narrated by: Euan Morton
    • Length: 17 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 281
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 255
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 254

    Set in the 1970s in a run-down, rainy, industrial town, Jo Nesbo's Macbeth centers around a police force struggling to shed an incessant drug problem....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, listen to the sample first

    • By stuartjash on 04-12-18

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Police

    • A Harry Hole Novel, Book 10
    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 16 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,305
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,154
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,152

    The police urgently need Harry Hole…. A killer is stalking Oslo's streets. Police officers are being slain at the scenes of crimes they once investigated but failed to solve....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Simply the Best Detective Series In any Language

    • By Charles Atkinson on 10-26-13
    • A Harry Hole Novel, Book 10
    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Series: Harry Hole, Book 10
    • Length: 16 hrs and 37 mins
    • Release date: 10-15-13
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,305 ratings

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Cockroaches

    • The Second Inspector Harry Hole Novel
    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,040
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 941
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 937

    When the Norwegian ambassador to Thailand is found dead in a Bangkok brothel, Inspector Harry Hole is dispatched from Oslo to help hush up the case....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • The Rest of the Harry Hole Series is Excellent!

    • By L. O. Pardue on 02-27-14
    • The Second Inspector Harry Hole Novel
    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Series: Harry Hole, Book 2
    • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
    • Release date: 02-11-14
    • 4 out of 5 stars 1,040 ratings

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Leopard

    • A Harry Hole Novel, Book 8
    • By: Jo Nesbø, Don Bartlett (translator)
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 21 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,911
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,655
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,644

    Two young women are found murdered in Oslo, both drowned in their own blood. Media coverage quickly reaches fever pitch: Could this be the work of a serial killer?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Tough Listen, an Irresistible Series

    • By Glenna H. on 01-09-12

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Son: A Novel

    • By: Jo Nesbø
    • Narrated by: Gildart Jackson
    • Length: 17 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,617
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,461
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,452

    The author of the best-selling Harry Hole series now gives us an electrifying stand-alone novel set inside Oslo’s maze of especially venal, high-level corruption....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Break From The Harry Hole Series Is a Hit

    • By Russell on 09-04-14

    Regular price: $35.00

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