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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  - 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  - cathymoore - LibraryThing

In the past I have really struggled with Scandinavian fiction. I don't enjoy Larsson or Mankell, so I was ready to write this off before I'd started it. I'll admit the first hundred or so pages were a ... Read full review

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User Review  - es135 - LibraryThing

Harry Hole is, yet another, great detective by a foreign crime writer's American debut. A lot of the reviews compare Nesbo to Steig Larson, but Nesbo's characters and stories are not really comparable ... Read full review

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User Review  - nbmars - LibraryThing

This story couldnít be more timely, given the tragic events in Norway on July 22nd of this year. Although I have become a huge fan of Jo Nesbo, I had never read The Redbreast, which is the first of ... Read full review

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User Review  - reading_fox - LibraryThing

Jo Hasbro's never goin got be the next Stieg Larsson, but this was a readable enough detective story set in Norway. Apparently third in a series featuring the lead star Harry Hole, it's perfectly fine ... 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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User Review  - MargaSE - LibraryThing

REcommended by the Mysterious Bookshop, it was really good, I was prepared not to like it as I'm a little tired od overdrinking policemen ( Rankin's Rebus etc) Read full review


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