The new book from the number one bestselling author of The Son and The Snowman , Jo Nesbo Jon is on the run. He has betrayed Oslo's biggest crime lord: The Fisherman. Fleeing to an isolated corner of Norway, to a mountain town so far north that the sun never sets, Jon hopes to find sanctuary amongst a local religious sect. Hiding out in a shepherd's cabin in the wilderness, all that stands between him and his fate are Lea, a bereaved mother and her young son, Knut. But while Lea provides him with a rifle and Knut brings essential supplies, the midnight sun is slowly driving Jon to insanity. And then he discovers that The Fisherman's men are getting closer...
"A perfectly-formed thriller, written in pure, unadorned prose, that pierces the heart with its icy brilliance" Deirdre O'Brien Sunday Mirror
Jo Nesbø, geb. 1960, ist Ökonom, Schriftsteller und Musiker. Er ist der erfolgreichste Autor Norwegens, in 17 Ländern mit seinen Büchern vertreten, darunter die USA und England.