The Leopard

The Leopard In The Depths Of Winter, A Killer Stalks The City Streets His Victims Are Two Young Women, Both Found With Twenty Four Inexplicable Puncture Wounds, Both Drowned In Their Own Blood The Crime Scenes Offer No Clues, The Media Is Reaching Fever Pitch, And The Police Are Running Out Of Options There Is Only One Man Who Can Help Them, And He Doesn T Want To Be Found Deeply Traumatised By The Snowman Investigation, Which Threatened The Lives Of Those He Holds Most Dear, Inspector Harry Hole Has Lost Himself In The Squalor Of Hong Kong S Opium Dens But With His Father Seriously Ill In Hospital, Harry Reluctantly Agrees To Return To Oslo He Has No Intention Of Working On The Case, But His Instinct Takes Over When A Third Victim Is Found Brutally Murdered In A City Park.The Victims Appear Completely Unconnected To One Another, But It S Not Long Before Harry Makes A Discovery The Women All Spent The Night In An Isolated Mountain Hostel And Someone Is Picking Off The Guests One By One A Heart Stopping Thriller From The Bestselling Author Of The The Snowman, The Leopard Is An International Phenomenon That Will Grip You Until The Final Page. Dear Harry Hole Last time I heard from you, you lost the woman you loved, her son who called you Dad and your middle finger You quit Crime Squad for good, sulking from the trauma and devastation in your life caused chasing down that twisted Snowman You moved to Hong Kong where you graduated at the top of your class from Jim Beam to heroin Noserial killer hunts for you Just smack, glass noodles and gambling on losing horses The good life for someone who has given up on life Then this Dear Harry Hole Last time I heard from you, you lost the woman you loved, her son who called you Dad and your middle finger You quit Crime Squad for good, sulking from the trauma and devastation in your life caused chasing down that twisted Snowman You moved to Hong Kong where you graduated at the top of your class from Jim Beam to heroin Noserial killer hunts for you Jus
Nesb s Harry Hole books should come with at least two warnings on them Never start to read one if you need a full night of sleep you will be up until way too late because the story is just too addictive , and never start to read one if you don t have at least oneHarry Hole, ideally in chronological order lined up waiting for you next, since you ll probably be going on Harry Hole binge.This one would work great outside the series too, but it is muchenjoyable if you read the HH book Nesb s Harry Hole books should come with at least two warnings on them Never start to read one if you need a full night
Number 8 in the Harry Hole series and maybe the best out of all of them so far Harry is by now a confirmed alcoholic and spends a lot of his time in drunken binges but when a new serial killer comes on the scene he manages to stay sober long enough to solve the case Despite his failings Harry is still such a likeable character and always smart enough
I recently caught the trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of Jo Nesbo s The Snowman, and realized I hadn t reviewed the Nesbo book I finished a couple of months ago, the one that comes right after The Snowman in the Harry Hole series.Perhaps I didn t want to dredge up the memory of The Leopard Its imagery continues to haunt me Seriously, some of the graphic violence in this book wouldn t be out of place in the film genre that s known as torture porn for horror film novices see the Saw I recently caught the trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of Jo Nesb
The violence in The Leopard is gruesome and unrelenting took me a while to craft a review without the phrase sick fuck in it oops For some, I know, it will be too much It came close for me, but my lack of an ability to visualize allowed me to power through.That said, the violence works well within the story Detective Harry Hole is back on the case of another serial killer and lets face it, things have to get pretty damn dicey to shake up Harry and he is well and truly shook.This thril The violence in The Leopard is gruesome and unrelenting took me a while to craft a review without the phrase sick fuck in it oops For some, I know, it will be too much It came close for me, but
At the end of the seventh book in this series, The Snowman, Inspector Harry Hole was an emotional wreck The case had taken a very heavy toll on him personally and his reaction to it all was to quit the Oslo police force and run away to Hong Kong where he lost himself in the city s notorious opium dens But now a new serial killer may be stalking victims back in Norway and Harry is the most experienced policeman in the country in dealing with such criminals.Harry s boss sends Kaja Solness, an at At the end of the seventh book in this series, The Snowman, Inspector Harry Hole was an emotional wreck The case had taken a very heavy toll on him personally and his reaction to it all was to quit the Oslo police force and run away to Hong Kong where he lost himself in the city s notorious opium dens But now a new serial killer may be stalking victims back in Norway and Harry is the most experienced policeman in the country in dealing with such criminals.Harry s boss sends Kaja Solness, an attractive young female detective, to Hong Kong to track Harry down and bring him back She does manage to find him, but Harry insists
I am a biased fan, so my passion for this series among the steam of Nordic Noir hits has to be considered in that context The figure of tough and sensitive Harry Hole, usually detective with the Olso major crimes squad, is up there in my pantheon of fictional crime fighters, which includes near the heavens Harry Bosch, Dave Robicheaux, Elvis Cole, Virgil Flowers, Jack Reacher, Walt Longmire, and Spenser At curtain rise, Harry is basically living under a rock in Hong Kong The threats and damag I am a biased fan, so my passion for this series among the steam of Nordic Noir hits has to be considered in that context The figure of tough and sensitive Harry Hole, usually detective with the Olso major crimes squad, is up there in my pantheon of fictional crime fighters, which includes near the heavens Harry Bosch, Dave Robicheaux, Elvis Cole, Virgil Flowers, Jack Reacher, Walt Longmire, and Sp
1 2 3 , live 2, 1 2 3 , live 2, , , , 2017, ,, , , Honk Kong , , ,, ,, ,, , , ,800 5 , , 5 , ,, ,, , Man, I was late to the party with Jo Nesbo The Harry Hole series is riveting. I m not a fan of crime fiction, unless it was written by Raymond Chandler, but that s not crime fiction that s noir literature However, I was enticed by and enjoyed the Stieg Larsson books last summer, despite how poorly they were edited and awful the English translations were The narratives were compelling, and I couldn t put them down.I decided to pick up the latest book by Jo Nesbo billed as