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The jealousy man and other stories

Author: Jo Nesbø; Robert Ferguson
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2021.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First United States editionView all editions and formats
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A dark, thrilling short-story collection about twisted minds and vengeful hearts, from a true master of suspense. A detective with a nose for jealousy is on the trail of a man suspected of murdering his twin; a bereaved father must decide whether vengeance has a place in the new world order after a pandemic brings about the collapse of society; a woman finally overcomes her intimacy issues through a dark encounter  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Short stories
Thrillers (Fiction)
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jo Nesbø; Robert Ferguson
ISBN: 9780593321003 0593321006 9781039001718 1039001718
OCLC Number: 1237101379
Notes: Originally published as Sjalusimannen og andre fortellinger by H. Aschehoug & Co, Oslo, in 2021.
Description: v, 511 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Part one: Jealousy. London ; The Jealousy man ; The line ; Trash ; The confession ; Odd ; The earring --
Part two. Power. Rat Island ; The shredder ; The cicadas ; The antidote ; Black knight.
Other Titles: Sjalusimannen og andre fortellinger.
Responsibility: Jo Nesbø ; translated from the Norwegian by Robert Ferguson.

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A dark, thrilling short-story collection about twisted minds and vengeful hearts, from a true master of suspense. A detective with a nose for jealousy is on the trail of a man suspected of murdering his twin; a bereaved father must decide whether vengeance has a place in the new world order after a pandemic brings about the collapse of society; a woman finally overcomes her intimacy issues through a dark encounter with her Peeping Tom neighbor; a hired assassin pits his wits against his greatest adversary, another assassin, in a dangerous game for survival; and an instantly electric connection between passengers on a flight to London may spell romance, or may spell something more sinister.
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