The New York Times and # 1
international bestselling author Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with the
third book in his exhilarating Department Q
Detective Carl Mørck holds in his hands a bottle that contains old
and decayed message, written in blood. It is a cry for help
from two young brothers, tied and bound in a boathouse by the sea.
Could it be real? Who are these boys, and why weren't they reported
missing? Could they possibly still be alive?
Carl's investigation will force him to cross paths with a woman
stuck in a desperate marriage- her husband refuses to tell her
where he goes, what he does, how long he will be away. For days on
end she waits, and when he returns she must endure his wants, his
moods, his threats. But enough is enough. She will find out
the truth, no matter the cost to her husbandor to herself.
Carl and his colleagues Assad and Rose must use all of their
resources to uncover the horrifying truth in this heart-pounding
Nordic thriller from the #1 international bestselling author Jussi