Doctor Death: A Madeleine Karno Mysteryvolume 1

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Product Details
Price
$16.00  $14.88
Publisher
Atria Books
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.4 X 8.2 X 0.8 inches | 0.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781476731391

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About the Author
Lene Kaaberbøl and Agnete Friis are the Danish duo behind the Nina Borg series. Friis is a journalist by training, while Kaaberbøl has been a professional writer since the age of fifteen, with more than two million books sold worldwide. Their first collaboration, The Boy in the Suitcase, was a New York Times and USA Today bestseller and has been translated into twenty-seven languages.
Reviews
"Madeleine Karno is a sleuth both true to the period and rooted in strength of will, gumption, and ambition."----Sarah Weinman, editor of Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives
Praise for The Boy in the Suitcase

"It packs an almighty punch."--The New York Times Book Review "Notable Crime Book of 2011 "
"Deftly exploring such themes as the struggles between mind and body, science and spirit--without detracting from a gripping plot--the novel transcends its period to contemplate the eternal."----Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"Hair-raisingly well done . . . an incredibly successful novel."--Weekendavisen (Denmark)
"Engrossing... Sure to please fans of historical mysteries."--Library Journal
"Excellent . . . The author sucks the reader into a fascinating universe from page one."--Jyllands-Posten (Denmark)
"An utterly fresh, insightful, and enthralling thriller."--Aftenposten (Denmark)
"A convincing thriller taking place in 19th century France, Doctor Death is a unique tale."--RT Book Reviews
"This beautifully crafted story had me riveted from start to finish!... I will definitely be looking for more of Lene Kaaberbol's books to add to my reading list."--A Line From a Book, Blog Review
"Eloquently written and with powerful insight into human and animal nature."--BookReporter.com
"Readers can only hope this is the first of many Madeleine installments."--MysteryCenter.com
"Madeline and the way that she handled the murkier parts of humanity mesmerized me."--Booksn' WhatNot Blog
"If you're looking for a great historical, gothic-based mystery then this is the book you should grab."--Live to Read, Blog Review
"Madeleine's inquisitive mind and candid voice are enough to keep us reading."--New York Times
"A one-sit read [...] made me a confirmed, and impatient, fan of what I hope will be a long-running series."--Book Reporter.com
"Nail-biting Gothic Historical Thriller."--Popcorn Reads Blog
"Right away I was drawn in by Danish author Lene Kaaberbol's descriptive prose."--BookBrowse.com
"The author has given us once more a strong main character that is both intelligent and willing to get her hands dirty."--Readful Things Blog
"A wild ride."--New York Post
"Once you start reading, you can't stop."--The Washington Post
"[The] uniquely Scandinavian style sure to draw comparisons with a certain blockbuster trilogy (this is better)."--Associated Press
"Stieg Larsson fans will find a lot to like in The Boy in the Suitcase."--Publishers Weekly
"A debut that's a model of finely tuned suspense."--Kirkus Reviews
"Ready to be discovered by an American audience."--Publishers Marketplace