The Absent One: A Department Q Novel

The Absent One: A Department Q Novel

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New York Times bestseller Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with the second book in his electrifying Department Q series.

In The Keeper of Lost Causes, Jussi Adler-Olsen introduced Detective Carl Mørck, a deeply flawed, brilliant detective newly assigned to run Department Q, the home of Copenhagen’s coldest cases. The result wasn’t what Mørck—or readers—expected, but by the opening of Adler-Olsen’s shocking, fast-paced follow-up, Mørck is satisfied with the notion… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

The Absent One will remind you of that group of kids from school that everyone tried to avoid, and make you wonder where they are. Far, far away, hopefully. And it will also no doubt cause you to put Adler-Olsen on the top of your must-read list in indelible ink. You cannot miss this one.

As in Department Q’s debut (The Keeper of Lost Causes, 2011), Adler-Olsen plots and writes with both eyes on Stieg You-Know-Who. The result is overscaled, lumpy, strenuously unnuanced and destined for the bestseller lists.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Dutton Adult (August 21, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 987 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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