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User Review  - MichaelHodges - LibraryThing

Jo Nesbo, a prolific Norwegian writer first published this book in 2000. The first English translation appeared in 2006. Hats off to both Nesbo and to the translator Don Bartlett. The plot is truly ... Read full review

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User Review  - ufjunkie - LibraryThing

Troublesome police detective Harry Hole can't get anyone in Oslo to believe that an illegally imported rifle is important enough to warrant an investigation. This book is so complex that it nearly ... Read full review

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User Review  - Hanneri - LibraryThing

The book was a lot different than the first two. I think it had more depth, less horrid scenes and much more romanticism (of old times and new). The little surprises the author uses fascinates me the ... Read full review

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User Review  - PhilipJHunt - LibraryThing

Oh, but this guy is good! Jo Nesbo isn't just the "new Stieg Larrson" as the cover proclaims. After all, Larrson wrote only one really good novel - his first. I lost count of Nesbo's outpout after ... Read full review

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

I've read almost all the Harry Hole books and now that I've read #1 & 2am going back to fill in a couple I missed. This one, admittedly, did get off to a very slow start and I wondered if it would ... Read full review

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User Review  - DawsonOakes - LibraryThing

While Harry Hole (seriously, best use of naming privileges ever. Ever!) is still an appealing character to me...my mood is a bit off and I didn't enjoy this one as much as I have enjoyed other books ... Read full review

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User Review  - whirled - LibraryThing

As someone developing a great fondness for Scandinavian crime fiction, I found myself very happy to become acquainted with Oslo police detective Harry Hole. He's another hard-drinking, socially ... Read full review

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User Review  - StuartAston - LibraryThing

The third book in the series sees Harry Hole trying to find his way as an Inspector in POT after a shooting while looking after the President of the US. While his new boss wants him hidden in a side ... Read full review

Review: The Redbreast (Harry Hole #3)

User Review  - James Thane - Goodreads

Jo Nesbo may be the best Scandinavian crime fiction writer going these days. He's created in Detective Harry Hole an interesting, deeply flawed protagonist who may remind American readers of Michael ... Read full review

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User Review  - pnorman4345 - LibraryThing

Complicated, too complicated perhaps story about Norwegians who fought with Nazi's on the Eastern front and a much later effort at assasination Read full review


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