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Guilt is the fourth novel in Jussi Adler-Olsen's 10 million copy global bestselling Department Q series. 1987: Nete Hermansen, a young woman brutally assaulted in her youth, sterilised without her consent by a fanatical surgeon, and banished to Sprogo, the island for outcast women is planning her escape and her vengeance. And soon people begin to go missing and no one - certainly not the police - knows why, nor that individual cases are connected.
Today:Carl Morck and his assistants Assad and Rose in Department Q are examining old missing persons cases and spot a disturbing pattern from 1987 . . . Following the international No 1 bestsellers Mercy and Disgrace, Guilt is the fourth heart-stopping Department Q novel from Jussi Adler-Olsen, and a gripping treat for all fans of the Scandinavian crime thriller.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 583 pages
  • 110 x 177 x 40mm | 351g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 140590979X
  • 9781405909792
  • 245,176

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Adler-Olsen is the new "it" boy of Nordic Noir The Times
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Grippingly different * The Times * This is your methadone if you enjoyed The Killing and found it overwhelmingly addictive * BBC Radio 2 Claudia Winkleman Arts Show * Engrossing * Sunday Express * Adler-Olsen is the new "it" boy of Nordic Noir * The Times *
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About Jussi Adler-Olsen

Jussi Adler-Olsen was born in Copenhagen and worked as a magazine editor and publisher before starting to write fiction. Buried is the fifth novel in the Department Q series, following on from Redemption, Disgrace, Mercy and Guilt. He holds the prestigious Glass Key Award, given annually for a crime novel by a Scandinavian author, and is also winner of the Golden Laurels, Denmark's highest literary accolade.
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14,474 ratings
4.04 out of 5 stars
5 30% (4,383)
4 48% (6,884)
3 19% (2,724)
2 3% (373)
1 1% (110)
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