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. Bio from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Photo by Lesekreis (Own work) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons.

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    • Mercy

    • Department Q, Book 1
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 13 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,859
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,679
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,675

    The unabridged, digital audiobook edition of Jussi Adler-Olsen’s Mercy, Scandinavia’s new bestselling crime phenomenon....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Danish Noire superbly read by Steven Pacey

    • By Nick on 08-02-13

    Regular price: £24.00

    • Disgrace

    • Department Q, Book 2
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 14 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,383
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,220
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,222

    Kimmie’s home is on the streets of Copenhagen. To live she must steal. She has learned to avoid the police and never to stay in one place for long....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • dead, dead good

    • By GORDON on 13-11-12

    Regular price: £24.00

    • Buried

    • Department Q, Book 5
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 17 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,074
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,014
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,013

    More than three years ago, a civil servant vanished after returning from a work trip to Africa. Though he's missing and presumed dead, the man's family still want answers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • More Than Just A Crime Book

    • By David F. on 15-03-15

    Regular price: £24.00

    • Guilt

    • Department Q, Book 4
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 16 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,175
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,082
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,071

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

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely love Jussi Adler Olsen

    • By caroline on 14-05-14

    Regular price: £24.00

    • The Scarred Woman

    • Department Q, Book 7
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Saul Reichlin
    • Length: 17 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 670
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 625
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 621

    In a Copenhagen park, the body of an elderly woman is discovered. The case bears a striking resemblance to another unsolved homicide from over a decade ago....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • What a let down after such a long wait!

    • By mollyeyre on 22-09-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Washington Decree

    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 22 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 42

    When Democratic Senator Bruce Jansen is elected president of the United States, it is a personal victory for Dorothy 'Dottie' Rogers....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Avoid!

    • By Diana on 15-04-19

    Regular price: £24.99

    • Redemption

    • Department Q, Book 3
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 17 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,346
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,247
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,249

    The downloadable, digital audiobook edition of Jussi Adler-Olsen’s sensational new thriller, read by the actor Steven Pacey....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Best Department Q yet!

    • By PatM on 10-10-13

    Regular price: £24.00

    • The Hanging Girl

    • Department Q, Book 6
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 15 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 748
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 702
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 699

    Carl Mørck, head of Department Q, receives a call from a colleague working on the Danish island of Bornholm....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator???

    • By Alexandra Allan on 16-12-15

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Alphabet House

    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 17 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 178
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 164
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 164

    How long can you pretend to be mad without going mad? Two English pilots are forced to find out when they are shot down behind enemy lines in 1944....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • gripping page turner

    • By Richenda on 30-08-15

    Regular price: £24.99

    • Selfies

    • Carl Mørck 7
    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Wolfram Koch
    • Length: 17 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Vizepolizeikommissar Carl Mørck wird zur Aufklärung eines brutalen Todesfalls von der Mordkommission in Kopenhagen hinzugezogen...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant as always

    • By Susanne on 03-08-17

    Regular price: £13.89

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