Anne Holt


Born
in Larvik, Norway
November 16, 1958

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Anne Holt was born in Larvik, grew up in Lillestrøm and Tromsø, and moved to Oslo in 1978. She graduated with a law degree from the University of Bergen in 1986, and went on to work for The Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) and then the Oslo Police Department, earning her right to practice as a lawyer in Norway. In 1990 she returned to NRK, where she worked one year as a journalist and anchor woman for the news program Dagsrevyen.

Holt started her own law practice in 1994, and served as Minister of Justice in Cabinet Jagland for a short period from November 25, 1996 to February 4, 1997.

In 1993 Holt made her debut as a novelist with the crime novel Blind gudinne, featuring the lesbian police officer Hanne Wilhelmsen. The two novels Løv
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Blind Goddess (Hanne Wilhel...

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What Is Mine (Vik & Stubø, #1)

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Blessed Are Those Who Thirs...

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3.63 avg rating — 2,135 ratings — published 1993 — 44 editions
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What Never Happens (Vik & S...

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Death of the Demon (Hanne W...

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The Lion's Mouth (Hanne Wil...

3.48 avg rating — 1,157 ratings — published 1997 — 40 editions
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Fear not (Vik & Stubø, #4)

3.70 avg rating — 532 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Offline (Hanne Wilhelmsen, #9)

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Död joker  (Hanne Wilhelmse...

3.70 avg rating — 1,181 ratings — published 1999 — 37 editions
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“What people are afraid of can tell us a lot about society.”
Anne Holt

“Сюне усети, че се изчервява, опитваше се да се овладее с мисли за лед, лимони и белина; обикновено помагаше, но не и сега.”
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“A história demonstrou decididamente que as mulheres sabem ser maléficas”
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