“Nobody can delve into the dark, twisted mind of a murderer better than a Scandinavian thriller writer.”
“I place Nesbø high up on the Scandinavian mystery league.”
–Marcel Berlins, The Times
“Exciting, witty, melancholy and thought-provoking, and he is well-served by his elegant translator, Don Bartlett, whom I bet many foreign crime novelists would kill to get hold of.”
"A page-turner you won't want to put down." — Time Out
"Scary... culminates in a nail-biting episode with overtones of The Day of the Jackal
A brilliantly tense thriller from Scandinavian crime writing superstar Jo Nesbo.