Last week more than 1600 fans came to hear Jo Nesbø talk about his books, in particular the Greek editions of BLOOD ON SNOW and MIDNIGHT SUN.
Not only are Jo’s books translated into over 50 languages, today Jo has passed the magic ONE MILLION COPIES sold in Poland! Jo’s thrillers are published by Dolnośląskie in Poland – here is their celebration cake.
Alex Bellos of The Guardian challenges the paper’s readers to pit their wits against Jo Nesbø in a classic brain-teaser. According to Bellos, Nesbø is the only one to have ever solved the riddle right before his eyes. Try the puzzle for yourself by clicking here!
A video from Jo Nesbø’s signing for POLICE in Czech Republic. According to the publisher, this was the biggest signing queue ever in the Czech Republic!
Watch this very cool video for Jo Nesbø’s BLOOD ON SNOW, commissioned by Johnny Kniga in Finland.
Jo Nesbø has been awarded the St. Peterburg Reads award 2014 for ‘Best International Author of the Year’ for POLICE (Harry Hole #10).
Watch a promotional video that Jo Nesbø’s Swedish publisher Piratförlaget has made for their publication of BLOOD ON SNOW.
Jo Nesbø’s Phantom, the ninth installment in the Harry Hole series, was just published in the Czech Republic and went straight to No. 1 on the official bestseller list.
Jo Nesbø’s The Son was just published in Hungary and went straight to No. 1 on the official bestseller list.
Jo has been interviewed by La Prensa as he tours for his latest book released in Spain. Please click here to read the full interview.
Jo has been interviewed by Wall Street Journal about his retelling of Shakespeare’s Macbeth.
Please click here to read the full interview.
Jo Nesbø is set to retell Macbeth, one of Shakespeare’s darkest and most powerful tragedies, for the Hogarth Shakespeare series, which from 2016 will see writers including Margaret Atwood, Jeanette Winterson and Howard Jacobson retelling plays from Shakespeare’s canon.
Read more on The Guardian.
Jo Nesbø’s Police, the tenth installment in the Harry Hole series, has now sold more than 150.000 copies in hardback in Germany.
Police, the tenth installment in Jo Nesbø’s Harry Hole series, was published in Italy last week and is No. 4 on the official bestseller list for fiction this week.
Jo Nesbø’s The Leopard (Harry Hole #8) is No. 1 on the official bestseller list in Czech Republic and Police (Harry Hole #10) is No. 2 on the Empik list in Poland.