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Suspense, thrills and love in October Best Reads

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If only life came with instructions.


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There is nothing in the universe the cursed dragon, Falcyn, hates more than humanity . . . except Greek humans.


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No bodices were harmed in this historical romance.


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Together we'll save the world...Unless we kill each other first.


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“The Wrath Is Coming.” But They Don’T Know Where—Or When.


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PREORDER this sexy & emotional story about a single dad wild with grief and the strong survivor he hires as his nanny!



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Also by Jussi Adler-Olsen:

The Scarred Woman, September 2017
Hardcover
The Hanging Girl, January 2017
Trade Size (reprint)
The Hanging Girl, September 2015
Hardcover
The Alphabet House, March 2015
Hardcover
The Marco Effect, September 2014
Hardcover
The Purity of Vengeance, January 2014
Hardcover
A Conspiracy Of Faith, June 2013
Hardcover
The Absent One, May 2013
Paperback (reprint)
The Absent One, September 2012
Hardcover
The Keeper of Lost Causes, August 2012
Trade Size (reprint)
The Keeper of Lost Causes, August 2011
Hardcover (reprint)

The Keeper of Lost Causes
Jussi Adler-Olsen


Department Q
Dutton
August 2011
On Sale: August 8, 2011
Featuring: Carl MØrck; Meret Lynggaard; Assad
400 pages
ISBN: 0525952489
EAN: 9780525952480
Kindle: B0052RDIUA
Hardcover / e-Book (reprint)
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Thriller Police Procedural | Suspense

The Keeper of Lost Causes, the first installment of Adler-Olsen's Department Q series, features the deeply flawed chief detective Carl MØrck, who used to be a good homicide detective - one of Copenhagen's best. Then a bullet almost took his life. Two of his colleagues weren't so lucky, and Carl, who didn't draw his weapon, blames himself.

So a promotion is the last thing Carl expects.

But it all becomes clear when he sees his new office in the basement. Carl's been selected to run Department Q, a new special investigations division that turns out to be a department of one. With a stack of Copenhagen's coldest cases to keep him company, Carl's been put out to pasture. So he's as surprised as anyone when a case actually captures his interest. A missing politician vanished without a trace five years earlier. The world assumes she's dead. His colleagues snicker about the time he's wasting. But Carl may have the last laugh, and redeem himself in the process.

Because she isn't dead...yet.

Department Q

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