Cover of: The Snowman by Jo Nesbø
Preview

Buy this book

Last edited by Clean Up Bot
March 28, 2021 | History
An edition of The Snowman (2010)

The Snowman

  • 4.00
  • 1 Ratings
  • 11 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading
  • 2 Have read

This edition was published in by Knopf

Beware the falling snows... The first snowfall in Oslo brings a series of gruesome murders, and Harry Hole is pitted against a brutal killer who will drive him to the edge.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 Nesbo's position as an international star of crime fiction.

Read more

Previews available in:

Edition Availability
Cover of: The Snowman
The Snowman
May 10, 2011, Knopf
Cover of: The Snowman
The Snowman
2010, Random House Publishing Group
eBook in English

Add another edition?

The Snowman

First published in 2010



Work Description

Beware the falling snows... The first snowfall in Oslo brings a series of gruesome murders, and Harry Hole is pitted against a brutal killer who will drive him to the edge.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 Nesbo's position as an international star of crime fiction.

The Snowman

This edition was published in by Knopf


Classifications

Library of Congress
PT8951.24.E83 S5613 2011, PT8951.24.E83 S66 2010

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24639721M
Internet Archive
snowman00nesb
ISBN 13
9780307595867
LC Control Number
2010049170, 2010362933

Lists containing this Book

History

Download catalog record: RDF / JSON / OPDS | Wikipedia citation
March 28, 2021 Edited by Clean Up Bot import existing book
November 14, 2020 Edited by Clean Up Bot import existing book
June 28, 2020 Edited by ImportBot import existing book
June 12, 2020 Edited by ImportBot import existing book
April 29, 2011 Created by Fiction Addiction Added new book.