Jo Nesbo The Redeemer

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A fantastically gripping thriller from the best-selling author of The Swman. Christmas shoppers stop to hear a Salvation Army concert on a crowded Oslo street. A gunshot cuts through the music and the bitter cold: one of the singers falls dead, shot in the head at point-blank range. Harry Hole--the Oslo Police Department's best investigator and worst civil servant--has little to work with: suspect, weapon, and motive. But Harry's troubles will multiply. As the search closes in, the killer becomes increasingly desperate, and Harry's chase takes him to the most forbidden corners of the former Yugoslavia. Yet it's when he returns to Oslo that he encounters true darkness: among the homeless junkies and Salvationists, eagerly awaiting a savior to deliver them from misery--whether he brings new life or immediate death. With its shrewdly vertigius narrative, acid-etched characters, and white-hot pace, The Redeemer is resounding proof of Jo Nesbo's standing as one of the best crime writers of our time. From the Hardcover edition.

Key Features
Author(s) Jo Nesbo
Publisher Random House USA Inc
Date of Publication 15/12/2014
Language English
Format Paperback / softback
ISBN-10 0804121087
ISBN-13 9780804121088
Subject Crime, Thriller & Adventure

Publication Data
Place of Publication New York
Country of Publication United States
Imprint Bantam Books Inc

Weight 658 g
Width 155 mm
Height 231 mm
Spine 36 mm

Translated by Don Bartlett

Editorial Details
Format Details Trade paperback (US),Unsewn / adhesive bound
Edition Statement large type edition

Author Biography JO NESBo is a musician, songwriter, economist, and author. He has won the Glass Key Award for best Nordic crime novel. His other Harry Hole novels include The Redbreast, Nemesis, The Devil's Star, The Snowman, The Leopard, and Phantom, and he is also the author of Headhunters and several children's books.

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