The Kingdom

The Kingdom follows two brothers, Carl and Roy Opgard, as they attempt to bring prosperity to their sleepy Norwegian town.  But at what cost?  Carl and his new wife Shannon, have a great idea – construct a picturesque hotel on the beautiful mountainside overlooking the village – but their financing plan and the two brothers’…

Midnight Sun

After crossing Oslo’s drug kingpin The Fisherman, low-level thug Jon flees to a tiny mountain town a stone’s throw from the North Pole.  Careful not to get too comfortable as his enemies are just over the horizon, Jon takes up the temporary alias of “Ulf”, a hunter from the city, and befriends a single mother,…

Blood on Snow

My first experience with Jo Nesbo came about two years ago when I received his first Harry Hole novel, The Bat, as a gift.  Honestly, I didn’t see what all the fuss was about.  I found that the story was all over the map like a dysfunctional GPS.  However, when I heard he had recently…

The Bat

A Norwegian national is killed while working in Australia and Detective Harry Hole is sent to assist in the investigation.  It’s not long before her death is linked to a string of murders and it’s believed a serial killer is on the loose.  Can Harry and company track down and stop the murderer before he…