Jo Nesbo

About Jo Nesbo Known for such popular Harry Hole series novels as The Devil’s Star, The Redbreast, and The Snowman, this acclaimed Norwegian fiction writer won a 1998 Glass Key Award for the first novel in the series, The Bat (Flaggermusmannen). Early life After graduating from the Norwegian School of Economics, he found employment as […]

EM Forster

About EM Forster Remembered for such classic novels as Howard’s End, A Passage to India, and A Room with a View, this early twentieth-century British fiction writer infused his works with social commentary, symbolism, and irony. His short story collections include The Celestial Omnibus and The Eternal Moment. Early life After studying at King’s College, […]

Carolyn Haines

About Carolyn Haines A successful mystery novelist, she is particularly well known for her Sarah Booth Delaney series, which, by 2015, had come to include fifteen titles. Her standalone novels include Penumbra (2006) and Skin Dancer (2011). Early life After receiving her journalism degree from the University of Southern Mississippi, she obtained a Master of Fine […]