Midnight Sun05/10/2015|45th October 2015
Exciting news, Nesbo fans... There is now only a month left to wait until Jo's new book MIDNIGHT SUN is released in English! Set in a remote corner of Norway where the sun never sets, the book opens with a man running for his life from dreaded Oslo crime lord The Fisherman. You can find out more and pre-order the book here.
Introducing: The Hogarth Shakespeare01/10/2015|41st October 2015
The Hogarth Shakespeare series – for which Jo is retelling Macbeth – launched yesterday with this special video featuring Jo speaking about why he wanted to be involved in the project and giving us a glimpse into his Macbeth. Jo is joined in the video by internationally bestselling and much-loved writers Jeanette Winterson, Howard Jacobson, Tracy Chevalier, Gillian Flynn, Margaret Atwood and Booker-shortlisted Anne Tyler.
The international Hogarth Shakespeare project will see the bard's plays reimagined by some of today’s most celebrated writers. The books will be true to the spirit of the original plays, while giving authors an exciting opportunity to do something new. Jo's re-imagining of Macbeth will be available in 2017.
28 million copies!01/10/2015|41st October 2015
We are delighted to announce that Jo Nesbo’s books have now sold more than 28 million copies worldwide in over 50 languages. Congratulations to Jo!
Nesbo and Knausgaard25/09/2015|425th September 2015
Calling Jo's fans living in or travelling to Norway this December... Jo is teaming up with Norwegian writer Karl Ove Knausgaard for a very special stage tour!
Speaking on stage with Norwegian comedian and tv-presenter Harald Eia, these three creative minds will talk about literature, music, each other, murder, movies, women, men, things that amazes them, things that annoy them – and how things went at work today. Swedish sing/songwrither Lars Winnerbäck will also perform as a special guest!
Here are the full tour dates & details:
Blood on Snow - Limited edition hardback17/04/2015|417th April 2015
Check out the stunning design work on this special, limited edition hardback of Blood on Snow, featuring blood red edges. Copies are available exclusively at Waterstones stores so contact your local branch for availability.