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12 Weeks / 12 Audio books - The Marco Effect by Jussi Adler-Olsen

Voiced by Graeme Malcolm.

“Now instead, he had to be more alert than ever.  He needed the ears of the deaf and the eyes of the blind.”


The Purity of Vengeance by Jussi Adler-Olsen

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My rating:5 of 5 stars
This is the fourth of Adler-Olsen’s books I’ve read and I can’t wait to read the next. 165 more words

Book Review: Guilt by Jussi Adler-Olsen (Department Q #4)

I love Department Q. It’s one of the few (well currently only) crime series I follow. I do love Danish crime there’s something about it which makes it different from the somewhat more cuddly British version. 552 more words

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11 Weeks / 11 Audio-Books - The Alphabet House by Jussi Adler-Olsen

Voiced by Graeme Malcolm.

“How could man be created in God’s image considering how ambiguous, dishonest, and loathsome human beings can be under the surface?”


Barefoot Book Club Interlude: Min hemliga lidelse * for Scandinavian Authors--Thank You, Anne Swinford!

If Anne Swinford, who was my boss and is my friend had never introduced me to Swedish author Stieg Larsson, by loaning me The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, I would have remained virtually ignorant about Scandinavia and would have missed out on reading some of the most intriguing books filled with a vast array of broken, fragile people struggling to find footing in this world while working to help others…often reluctantly. 902 more words


Danish Goods

Another book-lovers-appreciation-post coming up!

Since I am all up to my ears in tests to end this school year, nothing worth mentioning or posting about is happening in my life right now. 285 more words


The Absent One

So I really liked the first Adler-Olsen book, but this one was really hard for me to get into.  Then again I was also reading it while I had a million things on my mind (moving!) so that made it really hard to focus.  108 more words