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The Resource The devil's star, Jo Nesbø ; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett

The devil's star, Jo Nesbø ; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett

Label
The devil's star
Title
The devil's star
Statement of responsibility
Jo Nesbø ; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett
Title variation
devils star
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
Oslo detective Harry Hole, barely holding onto his job because of his alcoholism, does not dare complain when he is assigned to investigate a possible serial killer with Tom Waaler, a colleague he believes responsible for the death of his partner, but he finds himself running for his life when he discovers links between Waaler and the murders
Member of
Summary
Alcoholic detective Harry Hole has two missions: catch a serial killer obsessed with the number five, who cuts a finger off each victim and adorns her with a red pentagram; and expose his crooked partner, Tom Waaler
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
300035
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal Starred, February 2010
  • Booklist starred, December 2009
  • Pub Weekly, January 2010
  • Kirkus Review, January 2010
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Booklist starred
  • Pub Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nesbø, Jo
Dewey number
  • 839.82/38
  • [Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PT8951.24.E83
LC item number
M3713 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bartlett, Don
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Detective Harry Hole
Series volume
0005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Homicide
Target audience
adult
Label
The devil's star, Jo Nesbø ; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Marekors, by H. Aschehoug & Co. (W. Nygaard), Oslo, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18203203
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
452 pages
Isbn
9780061133978
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009017819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (LHPL)330082
  • (IMchF)fol12557018
Label
The devil's star, Jo Nesbø ; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Marekors, by H. Aschehoug & Co. (W. Nygaard), Oslo, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18203203
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
452 pages
Isbn
9780061133978
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009017819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (LHPL)330082
  • (IMchF)fol12557018

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