Macbeth

William Shakespeare's Macbeth Retold: A Novel
Product Number: EB00709510
Released: Apr 10, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780553419061
Publisher: Hogarth
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A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018 Shakespeare's dark and tragic play retold in a heart-pounding New York Times bestselling thriller from the author of The Snowman and The Thirst. Set in the 1970s in a run-down, rainy industrial town, Jo Nesbo's Macbeth centers around a police force struggling to shed an incessant drug problem. Duncan, chief of police, is idealistic and visionary, a dream to the townspeople but a nightmare for criminals. The drug trade is ruled by two drug lords, one of whom-a master of manipulation named Hecate-has connections with the highest in power, and plans to use them to get his way. Hecate's plot hinges on steadily, insidiously manipulating Inspector Macbeth: the head of SWAT and a man already susceptible to violent and paranoid tendencies. What follows is an unputdownable story of love and guilt, political ambition, and greed for more, exploring the darkest corners of human nature, and the aspirations of the criminal mind.

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Author(s): Jo Nesbo
Awards:New York Times Bestseller
Original Publish Date: Apr 10, 2018

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Author(s): Jo Nesbo
Narrator(s): Euan Morton
Product Number DD36010
Released: Apr 10, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780525588337
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Author(s): Jo Nesbo
Narrator(s): Euan Morton
Product Number Z100127659
Released: Apr 10, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9780525588368

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