Blood on Snow
Jo Nesbo

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Narrated By: Patti Smith

Duration: 3 hours and 59 minutes

What to expect

Olav lives the lonely life of a fixer.

When you ‘fix’ people for a living – terminally – it’s hard to get close to anyone.

Now he’s finally met the woman of his dreams.

But there are two problems.

She’s his boss’s wife.

And Olav’s just been hired to kill her.

From the bestselling author of BAFTA-nominated Headhunters, comes Jo Nesbo’s Blood on Snow.

Narrated by music legend Patti Smith.


Crime and mystery fiction, Thriller / suspense fiction

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The undisputed king of Scandinavian crime fiction...I am so used to the energetic plot twists, fiendish violence and addictive verbosity of Nesbo’s writing that Blood on Snow, with its simplicity, brevity and unlikely poetry, comes as a welcome antidote. It is set in the 1970s, an era of increasing fascination to Nesbo, and has a first-person narrative that provides a window into its protagonist’s lonely, tortured soul

The Times

[An] incendiary cocktail of murder, revenge and a hitman with multiple problems


Deserves to be a smash... A perfectly pitched thriller

Sunday Mirror

Striking in its simplicity… Nesbo is a writer at the top of his game who continues to amaze in new and confounding ways

Daily Express

Nesbo is in bracing form...gripping