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Jo Nesbo
Librarian note: Please do not change author's name; while "Nesbø" is the correct spelling, BookLikes search does not translate the ø, making him invisible in the search function when searching for 'Jo Nesbo'. Please see http://booklikes.com/thread/1925/authors-to-merge?p=3 message #57. Jo... show more
Librarian note: Please do not change author's name; while "Nesbø" is the correct spelling, BookLikes search does not translate the ø, making him invisible in the search function when searching for 'Jo Nesbo'. Please see http://booklikes.com/thread/1925/authors-to-merge?p=3 message #57.

Jo Nesbø (Norwegian pronunciation: [ˈju ˈnɛsbø]) is a Glass Key award winning Norwegian author and musician. As of March 2014 more than 3 million copies of his novels have been sold in Norway, and his work has been translated into over 40 languages, selling 23 million copies. Nesbø is primarily known for his crime novels about Inspector Harry Hole, but he is also the main vocalist and songwriter for the Norwegian rock band Di Derre. In 2007 Nesbø also released his first children's book, Doktor Proktors Prompepulver (English translation: Doctor Proctor's Fart Powder). The 2011 film Headhunters is based on Nesbø's novel Hodejegerne (The Headhunters).
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Birth date: 1960-03-29
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XOX
XOX rated it 3 weeks ago
Fun read. The story started with a robbery that got all the gold of Norway. So the king called the only persons he knew that could save the day, Nilly, Lisa and the Doctor Proctor. Of course there are gadgets. Like the way Lisa pack that is so different from Nilly. And it is Nilly who thoug...
XOX
XOX rated it 3 weeks ago
Fun read. All the adults and children were being hypnotized by evil buffoon. So what did Nilly have to do is to save the world. It is funny how easy it is that the people turned against the king. And the king is so lay-back that he run into the danger of falling backwards. The evil doers ca...
XOX
XOX rated it 1 month ago
Fun read. Nilly is a stable and well balance boy. He is also very smart and very small. He takes things like a child, face value and mindful. If adult could be more like him. Example for him keeping his cool. It is silly. When he become the side kick, he do test for the fart powder and it...
XOX
XOX rated it 9 months ago
Jo Nesbo took on Maceth and set him in a law enforcement setting when men struggle to gain power through manipulation and even murder. It is so good. it almost read like a good theater play. Macbeth was SWAT leader. And there are drug lord who want him to be put into the position of police com...
Toni
Toni rated it 10 months ago
Book # 8, in the Harry Hole Series Book # 6, in the Oslo Sequence SeriesThis novel is big and meaty, just over 600 pages, at first glance we may think it is a big long but in essence there is so much to it : a serial killer, a maverick cop, a plot with multiple threads and a large canvas to travel: ...
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