Jussi Adler-Olsen
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Jussi Adler-Olsen

Carl Valdemar Jussi Henry Adler-Olsen (born August 2, 1950) is a Danish author, publisher, editor and entrepreneur. Jussi Adler-Olsen's career is characterised by his great involvement in a wide range of media related activities. In 1984, he made his debut as a non-fiction writer. 1997 saw his debut as a fiction writer. His latest novel is The Boundless (Den Grænseløse) (2014) is the 6th volume in the Department Q series.
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    • The Keeper of Lost Causes

    • Department Q, Book 1
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Erik Davies
    • Length: 15 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,448
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3,983
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,965

    The Keeper of Lost Causes, the first installment of Adler- Olsen's Department Q series, features the deeply flawed chief detective Carl MØrck....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic New Scandinavian Series!!

    • By L. O. Pardue on 09-12-12

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Scarred Woman

    • Department Q, Book 7
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,313
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,208
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,205

    Detective Carl Mørck of Department Q, Copenhagen's cold cases division, meets his toughest challenge yet....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Torn, but great

    • By green ice cream garden on 09-27-17

    Regular price: $31.50

    • A Conspiracy of Faith

    • Department Q, Book 3
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 15 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,400
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,156
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,169

    Detective Carl Morck has received a bottle that holds an old and decayed message written in blood. It's a cry for help from two young brothers, tied and bound in a boathouse by the sea....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Police Work, Clever and Witty

    • By Charles Atkinson on 02-26-14

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Marco Effect

    • Department Q, Book 5
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 15 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,976
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,784
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,785

    All fifteen-year-old Marco Jameson wants is to become a Danish citizen and go to school like a normal teenager. But his uncle Zola rules his former gypsy clan with an iron fist....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So Well Written, So Well Narrated

    • By Bob on 09-15-14

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Purity of Vengeance

    • A Department Q Novel
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 14 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,144
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,906
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,917

    In 1987, Nete Hermansen plans revenge on those who abused her in her youth, including Curt Wad, a charismatic surgeon who was part of a movement to sterilize wayward girls....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love the Department Q series!

    • By Lynne F on 01-03-14

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Hanging Girl

    • A Department Q Novel
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 15 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,142
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,966
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,956

    In the middle of his usual hard-won morning nap in the basement of police headquarters, Carl Mørck, head of Department Q, receives a call from a colleague....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gasp! This is marvelous!

    • By Ted on 11-21-16

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Washington Decree

    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen, Steve Schein - translator
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 22 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 82

    Dorothy "Doggie" Rogers is happy she worked to support Bruce Jansen, who was elected president. But the triumph is short-lived: Jansen's pregnant wife is assassinated on election night, and the alleged mastermind behind the shooting is none other than Doggie's own father....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A poor imitation of Grisham

    • By Ann on 08-18-18

    Regular price: $42.00

    • The Absent One

    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 14 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,630
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,360
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,353

    In The Keeper of Lost Causes, Jussi Adler-Olsen introduced Detective Carl Mørck, a deeply flawed, brilliant detective newly assigned to run Department Q....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • New favorite author

    • By JAB on 09-25-12

    Regular price: $33.60

    • The Alphabet House

    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 15 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,403
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,289
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,293

    British pilots James Teasdale and Bryan Young have been chosen to conduct a special photo-reconnaissance mission near Dresden, Germany....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Don't start Adler-Olsen here

    • By Tango on 04-08-15

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Guilt

    • Department Q, Book 4
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 16 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122

    Following the international No 1 bestsellers Mercy and Disgrace, Guilt is the fourth heart-stopping Department Q novel from Jussi Adler-Olsen....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • This is the Book "The Purity of Vengeance" Renamed

    • By Craig on 03-01-14

    Regular price: $25.59

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