Guilt Department Q 4

by Jussi Adler-Olsen

Part of the Department Q Series

Crime / Mystery

Guilt Department Q 4 Synopsis

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. 1987. Nete Rosen thought she'd put her traumatic youth behind her. Her caring foster parents and loving husband helped her start again. However, when a man from her past reappears one night, Nete's new life could be shattered. But she won't be drawn back into that nightmare - she won't be a victim again...2010. Detective Carl Morck from Copenhagen's cold case division is looking into the disappearance of Rita Nielsen, an escort agency owner. The investigation reveals that Rita is only one piece of the puzzle. Because this is not a one-off incident - but part of a disturbing pattern which has been hidden from prying eyes for over twenty years... Gripping storytelling . (Guardian). Engrossing . (Sunday Express). As impressive as it is unnerving . (Independent). Jussi Adler-Olsen was born in Copenhagen and worked as a magazine editor and publisher before starting to write fiction. Mercy and Disgrace are the first two in currently four novels in the Department Q series. 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.

Guilt Department Q 4 Press Reviews

Adler-Olsen is the new it boy of Nordic Noir -  The Times

 

Engrossing  - Sunday Express

 

This is your methadone if you enjoyed The Killing and found it overwhelmingly addictive  - BBC Radio 2 Claudia Winkleman Arts Show

 

Grippingly different  - The Times

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ISBN: 9781405909785
Publication date: 27/02/2014
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781405909785
Publication date: 27th February 2014
Author: Jussi Adler-Olsen
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 592 pages
Genres: Crime / Mystery,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Jussi Adler-Olsen

Jussi Adler-Olsen was born in Copenhagen and worked as a magazine editor and publisher before starting to write fiction. Mercy and Disgrace are the first two in currently four novels in the Department Q series. 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.   Author Photo © Bjarke Johansen   Below is a Q & A with this author.   If you were asked to describe Fasandræberne in three words, which would they be?I really prefer ...

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