The Snowman

Kobo ebook | March 16, 2010

byJo Nesbo

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The next thrilling installment in the Harry Hole series.

The night the first snow falls a young boy wakes to find his mother gone. He walks through the silent house, but finds only wet footprints on the stairs. In the garden looms a solitary figure: a snowman bathed in cold moonlight, its black eyes glaring up at the bedroom windows. Round its neck is his mother's pink scarf. Inspector Harry Hole is convinced there is a link between the disappearance and a menacing letter he received some months earlier. As Harry and his team delve into unsolved case files, they discover that an alarming number of wives and mothers have gone missing over the years. When a second woman disappears Harry's suspicions are confirmed: he is a pawn in a deadly game. For the first time in his career Harry finds himself confronted with a serial killer operating on his turf, a killer who will drive him to the brink of insanity. A brilliant thriller with a pace that never lets up, The Snowman confirms Jo Nesbø's position as an international star of crime fiction.

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The next thrilling installment in the Harry Hole series.The night the first snow falls a young boy wakes to find his mother gone. He walks through the silent house, but finds only wet footprints on the stairs. In the garden looms a solitary figure: a snowman bathed in cold moonlight, its black eyes glaring up at the bedroom windows. Ro...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:March 16, 2010Publisher:Random House of CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0307358674

ISBN - 13:9780307358677

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fascinating and Fast paced I bought this book on a whim and was rewarded ten-fold with great characters, and narration. Will read more by this author!
Date published: 2015-08-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Lots of suspense You are conflicted on who the Snowman is and find out near the end of the book. Lots of suspense throughout the book. I will be reading more of Jo Nesbo's books!
Date published: 2015-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bravo, Nesbo! All twists and turns, totally unpredictable, thoroughly captivating!!! I found it hard to put down.
Date published: 2015-02-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Snowman Gave this book 4.5 stars. Just when I thought I deciphered the plot everything keep me guessing. I couldn't put the book down. This book is very interesting and keeps you wondering who done up?
Date published: 2015-01-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The snowman Couldn't put it down till it was finished. Those Norwegians know how to write about the dark side. We'll worth reading
Date published: 2014-09-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Riveting Excellent read. I love all of his books but this was the best so far.
Date published: 2014-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The snowman Love the series. Harry is a flawed character with a good heart and a tenacious mind for obtaining the clues to who did the crime. Can't wait for the next book
Date published: 2014-04-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The snowman I think this is Nesbo's best - a dark, terrifying, page-turner.
Date published: 2014-01-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The snowman Really enjoyed this thriller - kept the tension from the beginning to the end.
Date published: 2014-01-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The Snowman Great book. Will read more by this author.
Date published: 2013-03-23