The Absent One: A Department Q Novel

The Absent One: A Department Q Novel

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11.99 The Absent One: A Department Q Novel

Copenhagen’s Detective Carl Mørck is back and ready for action in the second Department Q novel from the “new ‘it’ boy of Nordic Noir” (The Times, London).

Carl Mørck has settled into Department Q and is ready to take on another cold case. This time, it’s the brutal double-murder of a brother and sister two decades earlier. One of the suspects confessed and is serving time, but it’s clear to Mørck that all is not what it seems. Kimmie, a homeless… (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.

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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