The Absent One

The Absent One

Audiobook CD - 2012
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Detective Carl Morck is back in this shocking, fast-paced follow-up to "The Keeper of Lost Causes." A brother and sister were brutally murdered two decades earlier, and one of the suspects confessed. But once Morck reopens the case, all is not what it seems.
Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Audio, p2012.
ISBN: 9781611761207
Branch Call Number: NX
Characteristics: 12 sound discs (14 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Pacey, Steven


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Jul 08, 2017

Just as good as "The Keeper" although you can see the outline of what it is all about fairly early. Our hero, Detective Carl Merck, is just as difficult for the rest of the Copenhagen police to deal with as previously. He's difficult for himself too! He plods on through another cold case, he knows the likely suspects as well as the reader but he has trouble starting. Slowly Carl takes a little bit of information from here and another from there, and then it all comes together. A "must" read, but I suggest tackling these books in order; this as #2. "Keeper" as #1.

Nov 07, 2016

DANISH POLICE PROCEDURAL. The second book in the Department Q series

Oct 23, 2012

Very well realized characters. Didn't want to miss a word of this one. It was a bit 'over the top' at times, but worth the time...


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