A Conspiracy of Faith

A Conspiracy of Faith

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The "New York Times" and # 1 international bestselling author Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with another shocking cold case in his exhilarating Department Q series. Detective Carl Morck holds in his hands a bottle that contains old and decayed message, written in blood. It isa cry for help from two young brothers, tied and bound in a boathouse by the sea. Could it be real? Who are these boys, and why weren t they reported missing? Could they possibly still be alive? Carl s investigation will force him to cross paths with a woman stuck in a desperate marriage- her husband refuses to tell her where he goes, what he does, how long he will be away. For days on end she waits, and when he returns she must endure his wants, his moods, his threats. But enough is enough.She will find out the truth, no matter the cost to her husband or to herself. Carl and his colleagues Assad and Rose must use all of their resources to uncover the horrifying truth in this heart-pounding Nordic thriller from the #1 international bestselling author Jussi Adler-Olsen."show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 504 pages
  • 162 x 230 x 48mm | 719.99g
  • Dutton Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0525954007
  • 9780525954002
  • 517,180

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Praise for "The Keeper of Lost Causes" "The pages fly by as the twisty puzzle unfolds. Stieg Larsson fans will be delighted." --"Publishers Weekly ("starred review) "[An] absorbing psychological thriller." -- "Library Journal" (starred review) "Comparisons [to Stieg Larsson] are inevitable and, while he may lack a Salander, Adler-Olsen's prose is superior to Larsson's, his tortures are less discomfiting, and he has a sense of humor."-- "Booklist "(starred review) "Plan on putting everything else in your life on hold if you pick up this book." -- "The Oregonian "show more

About Jussi Adler-Olsen

JUSSIADLER-OLSENis Denmark's #1 crime writer and a "New York Times "bestseller. His books routinely top the bestseller lists in Europe, and he's won many prestigious Nordic crime-writing awards, including the Glass Key Award also won by Henning Mankell, Jo Nesbo, StiegLarsson, and Peter Hoeg. He lives in Denmark."show more

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3 17% (2,890)
2 3% (527)
1 2% (300)
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