»I put in this character I knew, based on people I knew from childhood and myself and the typical hardboiled detective. Instead of trying to stay away from the typical detective, I would embrace the clichés, and just change it in a different place in a different time.«
Out of Order, Right on Time: Amy Goldschlager in conversation with Jo Nesbø about his novel The Bat. Read more at Kirkus Reviews.
- Bad Monkey by Carl Hiaasen
- The Kill Room by Jeffery Deaver
- The Broken Places by Ace Atkins
- The Bat by Jo Nesbo
- The Redeemer by Jo Nesbo
New crime fiction novels reviewed by Marylin Stasio. What she has to say about the books by Carl Hiaasen, Jeffery Deaver, Ace Atkins and Jo Nesbo you can read at The New York Times.
- The Bat by Jo Nesbø
- The Jewels of Paradise by Donna Leon
- I Remember You by Yrsa Sigurdardóttir
- The Racketeer by John Grisham
- The Return of the Thin Man by Dashiell Hammett
Julia Handford about the best recent crime and thrillers. Her reviews at telegraph.co.uk.