At times, there is a book which you keep on repetitively hearing about and even though it is a part of series, you cannot wait to pick that one up (no patience to go through the other 6 books in that series). Yes, I know many of you do not do that, even my book friend keeps on telling me to go through the reading order as is mentioned in Fantastic Fiction. I am too much of an impatient person when it comes to anything!
It was such a killer book with power packed primal dialogues. Sample this: I’ve read that it’s the smell some carnivores use to find their prey. Imagine the trembling victim trying to hide, but knowing that the smell of its own fear will kill it. And this: Evil is not a thing. It cannot take possession of you. It’s the opposite; it’s a void, an absence of goodness. The only thing you can be frightened of here is yourself.
Depressing and intense is this book with killer closer to home. Umm, aren’t they all? I mean recently whichever book and author I pick up – Elizabeth George or Tami Hoag, I am in that way finding similarity. But then the writing style is different and that makes all the difference. So, do I want to switch genres? Naah. So pick this book if you enjoy murder mysteries and cheers to this genre to keep you engaged.
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Internationally acclaimed crime writer Jo Nesbø’s antihero police investigator, Harry Hole, is back: in a bone-chilling thriller that will take Hole to the brink of insanity.
|About the author:|
Jo Nesbo is one of the world’s bestselling crime writers, with The Leopard, Phantom, Police, The Son and his latest Harry Hole novel, The Thirst, all topping the Sunday Times bestseller charts. He is an international number one bestseller and his books are published in 50 languages, selling over 33 million copies around the world.
|Book Name:|| The Snowman|
(Harry Hole #7)