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Bjørk, Samuel

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Summary: Winter 1999. An old man is driving home when his headlights catch an animal on the empty road up ahead. He stamps hard on the brakes. But it is not an animal at all. It is a young boy, frightened and alone, with a set of deer antlers strapped firmly to his head. Fourteen years later, a body is found in a mountain lake. Within weeks, three people have died. Each time, the killer has left a clue,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday, an imprint of Transworld Publishers 2018

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Bjørk, Samuel

Summary: International bestseller Samuel Bjørk makes his US debut with a chilling and fast-paced thriller in which two detectives must hunt down a revenge-driven and ruthlessly intelligent killer, and uncover the secret that ties each of them to the crime as I'm Traveling Alone races to an explosive -- and shocking -- conclusion.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing 2016

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BJO

Ovreas, Håkon

Summary: With help from his recently-deceased grandfather, new friends and their superhero alter egos, and some paint, Rusty stops the bullies who have been terrorizing their small town.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Enchanted Lion Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC OVR

Nesb�, Jo

Summary: New friends Nilly and Lisa help eccentric professor Doctor Proctor to develop his latest invention, a powder that makes one fart, making them very popular at school, but someone is planning to steal the industrial-strength formula for evil purposes.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2010

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Farah, Nuruddin

Summary: A Somalian couple's tranquil life abroad in Oslo is irrevocably transformed by the arrival of their jihadist son's widow and children, who respectively retreat into strict religion and hunger for freedoms in a new homeland.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FAR

Nesbo,̜ Jo

Summary: Oslo Police Detective Harry Hole is assigned to investigate a series of bank robberies of unparalleled savagery while at the same time absolving himself of the murder of his former girlfriend in a criminal investigation led by his longtime adversary Tom Waaler and Waaler's vigilante police force.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NES

Holt, Anne

Summary: Investigating the Christmas-season murders of four people in the luxurious home of one of Oslo's wealthiest families, Norwegian Police Chief Inspector Hanne Wilhelmsen risks everything to identify a mysterious victim and his reason for being among the others.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOL

Fossum, Karin

Summary: "A gruesome tableau awaits Inspector Konrad Sejer in the oppressive summer heat: a woman and a young boy lay dead in a pool of blood near a dank camper. The details of the deaths of Bonnie Hayden and her five-year-old son Simon are mysterious. There is nosign of robbery or assault. Who would brutally stab a defenseless woman and her child? Sejer and his fellow investigator Jakob Skarre begin a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOS

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Holt, Anne

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOL

Bjørk, Samuel

Summary: "The thrilling follow-up to Samuel Bjørk's internationally bestselling I'm Traveling Alone, which The Wall Street Journal calls "tense and smartly constructed." When a troubled teenager disappears from an orphanage and is found murdered, her body arranged on a bed of feathers, veteran investigator Holger Munch and his team are called into the case. Star investigator Mia Kruger, on temporary...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2017

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Holt, Anne

Summary: Small-time drug dealer is found battered to death on the outskirts of Oslo. A young Dutchman, walking aimlessly in Oslo, covered in blood, is taken into custody but refuses to talk.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

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Sundstøl, Vidar

Summary: "On Midsummer Eve in 1985, a young folklore researcher disappears from the village of Eidsborg in the Telemark region of Norway. Exactly thirty years later, the student Cecilie Wiborg goes missing. She too had been researching the old, pagan rituals associated with the 13th-century Eidsborg stave church. And then Knut Abrahamsen, a former police officer from the area, is found drowned in the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Minnesota Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SUN

Nesbo, Jo

Summary: Investigating the contract killing of a musician at the height of the Christmas season in Oslo, maverick detective Harry Hole discovers that the assassin killed the wrong person and is frantically searching for his target, a situation that leads to a race against time in the darkest corners of former Yugoslavia.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

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Fossum, Karin

Summary: "A married couple, Reinhardt and Kristine Ris, are out for a Sunday walk when they discover the body of a boy and see the figure of a man limping away. They alert the police, but not before Reinhardt, to Kristine's horror, kneels down and takes photographs of the dead child with his cell phone. Inspectors Konrad Sejer and Jakob Skarre begin to make inquiries in the little town of Solberglia....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOS

Nesbø, Jo

Summary: Oslo, 1970s. Olav, an extremely talented "fixer" whose unexpected capacity for love is as far-reaching as his talent for murder, works for Oslo's crime kingpin, "fixing" anyone who causes him trouble. But it's becoming clear to Olav that the more you know about your boss's business, the more your boss might want you fixed yourself, especially if you've fallen in love with his wife.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2015

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NES

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Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY NES

Enger, Thomas

Summary: Traumatized and scarred by the fire that killed his son, Oslo crime reporter Henning Juul investigates the brutal murder of a local woman and becomes convinced that the case's chief suspect, a Pakistani native, is innocent.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Paperback 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Fossum, Karin

Summary: "On a wet, gray night in early November, Charlo Torp, a former gambler who's only recently kicked the habit, makes his way through the slush to Harriet Krohn's apartment, flowers in his hand. Certain that paying off his debt is the only path to starting a new life and winning his daughter Julie's forgiveness, Charlo plans to rob the wealthy old woman's antique silver collection. What he doesn't...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOS

Page, Katherine Hall.

Summary: Faith Fairchild's friend and neighbor, Pix Miller is drawn into intrigue and murder when she goes to Norway with her mother, posing as members of a tour group, to investigate the disappearance of a family friend.

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS PAG

Fossum, Karin

Summary: Konrad Sejer must face down his memories and fears as he struggles to determine why the corpses of troubled young men keep surfacing in local lakes. As Sejer begins to feel his age weigh on him, he wonders if he has the strength to pursue the elusive explanations for human evil.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOS

Holt, Anne

Summary: Follows the experiences of travelers in Norway whose train is derailed 1,222 meters above sea level. They are stranded by a blizzard in a decrepit hotel where one of their number begins killing off the rest.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOL

Fossum, Karin

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOS

Nesbø, Jo

Summary: Harry Hole is not in a good place. Rakel -- the only woman he has ever loved -- has ended it with him, permanently. He's been given a chance for a new start with the Oslo Police but it's in the cold case office, when what he really wants is to be investigating cases he suspects have ties to Svein Finne, the serial rapist and murderer who Harry helped put behind bars. And now, Finne is free...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2019

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Nesbø, Jo

Summary: In Police--the last novel featuring Jo Nesbø's hard-bitten, maverick Oslo detective--a killer wreaking revenge on the police had Harry Hole fighting for the safety of the people closest to him. Now, in The Thirst, the story continues as Harry is inextricably drawn back into the Oslo police force. A serial murderer has begun targeting Tinder daters--a murderer whose MO reignites Harry's hunt for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2017

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Nesbo, Jo

Summary: When the Norwegian ambassador to Thailand is found dead in a Bangkok brothel, Inspector Harry Hole is dispatched from Oslo to help hush up the case. But once he arrives Harry discovers that this case is about much more than one random murder. There is something else, something more pervasive, scrabbling around behind the scenes. Or, put another way, for every cockroach you see in your hotel...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NES

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