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The Marco Effect
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin/Highbridge
Publication date September 9, 2014
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781611762648
ISBN-10 1611762642
Dimensions 1 by 5 by 5 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $45.00
Other format details audio
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: New York Times and internationally bestselling author Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with an astonishing and sinister case for Department Q

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. Revered as a god and feared as a devil, Zola forces the children of the clan to beg and steal for his personal gain. When Marco discovers a dead body—proving the true extent of Zola’s criminal activities—he goes on the run. But his family members aren’t the only ones who’ll go to any lengths to keep Marco silent . . . forever.

Meanwhile, the last thing Detective Carl Mørck needs is for his assistants, Assad and Rose, to pick up a missing persons case on a whim: Carl’s nemesis is his new boss, and he’s saddled Department Q with an unwelcome addition. But when they learn that a mysterious teen named Marco may have as much insight into the case as he has fear of the police, Carl is determined to solve the mystery and save the boy. Carl’s actions propel the trio into a case that extends from Denmark to Africa, from embezzlers to child soldiers, from seemingly petty crime rings to the very darkest of cover-ups.

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Hardcover
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With Martin Aitken (other contributor) | Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (November 5, 2014)
9781410473721 | details & prices | 775 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $31.99
CD/Spoken Word
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With Graeme Malcolm (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Penguin/Highbridge (September 9, 2014)
9781611762648 | details & prices | 5.00 × 5.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $45.00
About: New York Times and internationally bestselling author Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with an astonishing and sinister case for Department QAll fifteen-year-old Marco Jameson wants is to become a Danish citizen and go to school like a normal teenager.

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