The Thirst

The new Harry Hole thriller, coming May 2017

Harry Hole returns in the eleventh installment of the author’s best-selling, electrifying crime fiction series.

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Learn more about the globe trotting, rock climbing, book, film and television-writing author who created Harry Hole

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UK Cover Reveal – THE THIRST

Here’s a first look at the UK cover for Jo Nesbo’s new Harry Hole thriller, THE THIRST, which marks the return of the Oslo detective as he is drawn back into the police force when a serial killer begins targeting internet daters.

THE THIRST will be available to buy worldwide in English on 20 April 2017 and you can pre-order your copy now

More exciting news about THE THIRST will be revealed in the New Year with exclusive chapter previews, behind the scenes videos from Jo, competitions to win the book and lots more on Jo’s Facebook page. Watch this space!

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BY Team Nesbo UK

Nesbo Named One of The Hollywood Reporter’s 25 Most Powerful Authors

From The Hollywood Reporter:

Big Number: 30 million books sold worldwide.

Harry Hole, the best-known creation of Norway’s most popular novelist, is getting a high-profile film debut, with Michael Fassbender playing the detective in October 2017’s The Snowman. If the movie is a hit, it could launch a franchise (Nesbo, 56, has 11 Harry Hole novels in the series). Also in development is The Son, a stand-alone novel, with Jake Gyllenhaal attached. And earlier this year, the Nesbo-created TV seriesOccupied, imagining if the Russians invaded Norway, debuted in that country (where it was the most expensive series in history) and on Netflix to strong reviews.

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BY Team Nesbo US