A. W. Revell

Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (19 of 23)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 225,794 - Total Helpful Votes: 19 of 23
Police: A Harry Hole thriller (Oslo Sequence 8) (H&hellip by Jo Nesbo
5.0 out of 5 stars Puzzled, 2 Sep 2014
Along with Bernie Gunther, Harry Hole is just about my favorite detective in fiction. However, I've just finished Police and enjoyed it, although I am a little puzzled. Am I the only person who thought the patient recovering hospital was Harry - I'm sure that was Nesbo's intention - and puzzled after the patient's death, when Harry turned up lecturing at the PHS?. I knew the patient would turn out not to have been Harry, of course, and everything was belatedly explained on page 220 or so, but I thought that I had perhaps missed a book in the sequence. Easy to do as I started out of sequence and have recently re-read them. Have I missed a book where Harry solves who murdered his colleague… Read more
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars satisfactory, 18 May 2014
Only disappointment was the fact that they had to be dispatched from China, which meant a long wait. Possibly my own fault for not reading the small print enough, but disappointing, all the same
The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books by John Carey
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The unexpected professor, 26 April 2014
Don't trust the critics. A recent review in the Sunday Times, completely misses the point.This a book is a delight

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