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Jo Nesbø, Master of the Crime Thriller

Friday, August 08, 2014

Jo Nesbø Novelist Jo Nesbø (Jørn H. Moen/Courtesy of the publisher)

Crime thriller master Jo Nesbø discusses his latest novel, The Son, which is set inside Oslo’s maze of especially venal, high-level corruption. It tells the story of Sonny Lofthus, who has been in prison for a dozen years, nurturing a serious heroin habit, serving time for other peoples’ crimes. When he learns a long-hidden secret, he escapes and begins hunting down those responsible for the crimes against him.

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