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The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7) Internationally Acclaimed Crime Writer Jo Nesb S Antihero Police Investigator, Harry Hole, Is Back In A Bone Chilling Thriller That Will Take Hole To The Brink Of Insanity Oslo In November The First Snow Of The Season Has Fallen A Boy Named Jonas Wakes In The Night To Find His Mother Gone Out His Window, In The Cold Moonlight, He Sees The Snowman That Inexplicably Appeared In The Yard Earlier In The Day Around Its Neck Is His Mother S Pink Scarf Hole Suspects A Link Between A Menacing Letter He S Received And The Disappearance Of Jonas S Mother And Of Perhaps A Dozen Other Women, All Of Whom Went Missing On The Day Of A First Snowfall As His Investigation Deepens, Something Else Emerges He Is Becoming A Pawn In An Increasingly Terrifying Game Whose Rules Are Devised And Constantly Revised By The Killer.Fiercely Suspenseful, Its Characters Brilliantly Realized, Its Atmosphere Permeated With Evil, The Snowman Is The Electrifying Work Of One Of The Best Crime Writers Of Our Time.

10 thoughts on “The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7)

  1. says:

    Jonas stood up on one of the kitchen chairs and peered out And, sure enough, there on the lawn in front of the house was a snowman It was, as his mother had said, big It s eyes and mouth were made with pebbles and the nose was a carrot The snowman had no hat, cap or scarf, and only one arm, a thin twig Jonas guessed had been taken from the hedge However, there was something odd about the snowman It was facing the wrong way He didn t know why, but it ought to have been looking out onto th Jonas stood up on one of the kitchen chairs and peered out And, sure enough, there on the lawn in front of the house was a snowman It was, as his mother had said, big It s eyes and mouth were made with pebbl...

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    This is a re read for me, it is the 7th in the Harry Hole series set in Oslo, Norway It is now a major film with Michael Fassbender as Harry, I admit to being intrigued to see how this novel translates into this movie We have the usual gloomy and downbeat portrayal of Norway, its weather and its people A young boy finds his mother missing and goes outside There he finds a snowman has appeared, adorned with a scarf belonging to his mother Oslo police have Harry investigate with his new partn This is a re read for me, it is the 7th in the Harry Hole series set in Oslo, Norway It is now a major film with Michael Fassbender as Harry, I admit to being intrigued to see how this novel translates into this movie We have the usual gloomy and downbeat portrayal of Norway, its weather and its people A young boy finds his mother missing and goes outside There he finds a snowman has appeared, adorned with a scarf belonging to his mother Oslo police have Harry investigate with his new partner, Katrine Bratt As Harry digs into the case, it emerges there are eleven missing women through the years and not a body to be found Harry concludes th...

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    I was invited to read The Snowman by the publisher, prior to its release in cinemas in October 2017, and have given an honest review in exchange.As a little girl I used to love the first snowfall of winter, and the fun that accompanied it, like sledging down hills with complete abandon and snowball fights, but best of all was building a snowman Great effort went into making this little guy look good a borrowed cap and scarf from dad a few buttons from mum s sewing box however, the snow I was invited to read The Snowman by the publisher, prior to its release in cinemas in October 2017, and have given an honest review in exchange.As a little girl I used to love the first snowfall of winter, and the fun that accompanied it, like sledging down hills with complete abandon and snowball fights, but best of all was building a snowman Great effort went into making this little guy look good a borrowed cap and scarf from da...

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    So I can t remember if I m watching TV or maybe I m listening to some NPR podcast or something, but I hear about this movie called The Snowman directed by the same guy who did Let the Right One In and based on a novel by this Jo Nesbo dude Hey Jo Nesbo I know that name I ve seen his books floating around on Goodreads I ve seen people I know, love, and respect reading, loving, and recommending his books But I found myself in a bit of a dilemma I started thinking about all the other time So I can t remember if I m watching TV or maybe I m listening to some NPR podcast or something, but I hear about this movie called The Snowman directed by the same guy who did Let the Right One In and based on a novel by this Jo Nesbo dude Hey Jo Nesbo I know that name I ve seen his books floating around on Goodreads I ve seen people I know, love, and respect reading, loving, and recommending his books But I found myself in a bit of a dilemma I started thinking about all the other times I ve tried to read a mystery thriller book from a series Patterson, Coben, that Girl with the Dragon Tattoo guy, Connelly, etc I always start strong, but those books have never really done it for me They re fine, but they never really go ...

  5. says:

    Intense I loved it I really really liked the authors writing style It was detailed, unique, and very intricate I was googling stuff left and right Lol I can t wait for the movie with Michael Fassbender Yum

  6. says:

    2 StarsI am just not a Jo Nesbo fan I m sorry I tried I read The Bat thought well that was dull and confusing Then everyone was saying don t judge the series by the first two novels Jump ahead it gets soooo good So I was like, I will jump so far ahead I will go straight for the book they deemed so good that they made it into a bloody movie And all I can say is a resounding meh That s right it was meh very meh.The story follows our functioning alcoholic detective Harry Hole I m using th 2 StarsI am just not a Jo Nesbo fan I m sorry I tried I read The Bat thought well that was dull and confusing Then everyone was saying don t judge the series by the first two novels Jump ahead it gets soooo good So I was like, I will jump so far ahead I will go straight for the book they deemed so good that they made it into a bloody movie And all I can say is a resounding meh That s right it was meh very meh.The story follows our functioning alcoholic detective Harry Hole I m using the word detective quite liberally here because there seems to beflailing on his part and less actual detecting I do not understand why he is compared to the cautious and meticulous m...

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    Here s the thing about the recent popularity of Scandinavian writers and if you re a Nordic Thriller aficionado you couldn t care less about the distinction the novels are depressed, somber, filled with ennui, a lack of humor, with flawed characters if not suffused with a strong tendency towards determinism in short, whether you re reading Stieg Larsson, Henning Mankell, or Jo Nesbo you are likely reading Literary Naturalism If you live in Scandinavia you might consider this par for the cours Here s the thing about the recent popularity of Scandinavian writers and if you re a Nordic Thriller aficionado you couldn t care less about the distinction the novels are depressed, somber, filled with ennui, a lack o...

  8. says:

    if this had been the first book i d read of the series, it would also be the last the other end she exclaimed, removing her hands from her face we ll have to begin at the other end in bergen no, harry whispered with the last air he had left in his lungs bergen s not an end could you he looked up at her saw her dark eyes fill with tears IT S MY PERIOD, she whispered.honestly i m amazed i bothered to finish i was completely unable to get lost in the characters or believe the if this ha...

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    ,, .10 .

  10. says:

    Good introduction to the Harry Hole series I m glad I read this book and I ll be starting at the beginning of the series I did not care for Harry Hole by the middle of the book but then his character was better for me by the end I have a feeling this is due to not knowing his backstory, why he battles alcoholism, why he s a lone wolf and some of the personal demons he struggles with Once I getinformation about his character, I m sure I m going to love this guy.So my advice is to start a Good introduction to the Harry Hole series I m glad I read this book and I ll be starting at the beginning of the series I did not care for Harry Hole by the middle of the book but then his character was better for me by the end I have a feeling this is due to not knowin...

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