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Jo Nesbø

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Jo Nesbø was born in Oslo, Norway. He is the author of seven internationally acclaimed crime novels featuring Detective Harry Hole. Translated into more than thirty languages and awarded a wide range of awards, Nesbø's work has been praised by international critics for broadening the scope of the contemporary crime novel. His most recent book, Nemesis, will be published in May 2008.

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