Hans Olav Lahlum


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in Mo i Rana, Norway
September 12, 1973

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Hans Olav Lahlum (born 12 September 1973) is a Norwegian historian, crime author, chess player and organizer, and politician. He has written biographies on Oscar Torp and Haakon Lie, and a history book about all the Presidents of the United States.

On May 22–23, 2013, he was interviewed by VG for 30 hours, 1 minute and 44 seconds, setting a Guinness World Record for the longest interview ever, beating the previous record by over four hours.

Lahlum is an active chess player with a FIDE rating of 2193 as of March 2014, having been an International Arbiter since 2000.

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Lahlums julegavetips/konkurrentanbefalinger 2015!

Selv Hans Olav Lahlum frykter skriveleifs og andre ting som kan gå galt i trykk

Hans Olav Lahlum rekker utrolig mye i løpet av et år. Også å lese haugevis av norske bøker!


Etter en høst som har blitt enda mer travel enn ventet med ulike andre ting, forsøker jeg også i år å sikre min forfatterblogg-status som «fortsatt aktiv» ved å anbefale et raskt utvalg kolleger/konkurrenter knapt en uke før juleferien.


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Published on December 18, 2015 01:07
Average rating: 3.71 · 3,025 ratings · 270 reviews · 30 distinct worksSimilar authors
Menneskefluene (K2 #1)

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Satellittmenneskene (K2 #2)

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Katalysatormordet (K2 #3)

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Kameleonmenneskene (K2 #5)

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De fem fyrstikkene (K2 #4)

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Maurtuemordene (K2, #6)

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Haimennesket (K2, #7)

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Sporvekslingsmordet (K2 #8)

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Isbjørngåten (K2 #8)

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Presidentene: Fra George Wa...

4.02 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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Menneskefluene Satellittmenneskene Katalysatormordet De fem fyrstikkene Kameleonmenneskene Maurtuemordene Haimennesket
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“På vei tilbake mot Oslo passerte jeg Lysaker stasjon, akkurat idet et tog rullet ut. Alene igjen på perrongen sto en ung mann i tyveårsalderen, som åpenbart hadde løpt etter toget uten å rekke det. Han så ensom og forvirret ut. Forhåpentlig sporet ikke hans liv av for mer enn en times tid.”
Hans Olav Lahlum, Satellittmenneskene

“Legestemmen i telefonen forekom fra starten nærmest dypfryst.”
Hans Olav Lahlum, Satellittmenneskene

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