Please note: In order to keep Hive up to date and provide users with the best features, we are no longer able to fully support Internet Explorer. The site is still available to you, however some sections of the site may appear broken. We would encourage you to move to a more modern browser like Firefox, Edge or Chrome in order to experience the site fully.

Mercy : Penguin Picks, Paperback / softback Book

Mercy : Penguin Picks Paperback / softback

Part of the Penguin Picks series

Paperback / softback


FEATURED IN THE TIMES TOP 100 CRIME & THRILLERS SINCE 1945 Penguin Picks are stories you'll want to read again and again.

Beautifully and stylishly designed by a modern artist, they are not only stories you'll keep coming back to but also books whose looks will never go out of fashion . . . Mercy by Jussi Adler-Olsen is Scandinavia's new bestselling crime writing sensation 'She scratched her fingertips on the smooth walls until they bled, and pounded her fists on the thick panes until she could no longer feel her hands.

At least ten times she had fumbled her way to the steel door and stuck her fingernails in the crack to pry it open . . .'Merete Lynggard vanished five years ago. Everyone says she's dead. Everyone says the case is a waste of time. Everyone except Copenhagen detective Carl Morck. Turning over this old case he thinks he's found a clue missed by his predecessors.

It takes him on a journey, one that upsets his superiors, that troubles his colleagues, that causes him to break rules.

But at the end of it a woman waits who has been missing five years . . . 'Engrossing' Sunday Express----------Popular Penguins perfectly designed




Free Home Delivery

on all orders

Pick up orders

from local bookshops


Also by Jussi Adler-Olsen  |  View all







Also in the Penguin Picks series  |  View all