The Forgotten Girls (Louise Rick series)

Sara Blaedel--Denmark's "Queen of Crime"--brings her number one bestseller THE FORGOTTEN women to North America.


Four days later, Louise Rick nonetheless had no solutions.
The physique of an unidentified girl used to be found in a neighborhood wooded area. a wide, specific scar on one part of her face must have made the identity effortless, yet no one has mentioned her lacking. because the new commander of the lacking folks division, Louise dangers concerning the media via freeing a photograph of the sufferer, hoping to discover somebody who knew her.
Louise's gamble can pay off: an older lady telephones to assert that she acknowledges the lady as Lisemette, a baby she as soon as cared for within the nation psychological establishment a long time in the past. Lisemette, just like the different little ones within the establishment, used to be deserted through her relatives and branded a "forgotten girl." yet Louise quickly discovers anything extra tense: Lisemette had a dual, and either women have been issued dying certificate greater than thirty years in the past.
Aided through her buddy journalist Camilla Lind, Louise reveals that the research takes a shocking and unsettling flip whilst it brings her toward her formative years domestic. And as she uncovers extra crimes that have been committed--and hidden--in the wooded area, she is pressured to confront a bad hyperlink to her personal earlier that has been conscientiously concealed.

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Louise received up, dumbfounded. “You and that i won’t be operating at once together,” she shot again at him. “The unique seek organization is extra like a parallel unit to yours. ” “Yes,” he agreed as he unloaded the containers at the table. “And that corporation goes to be you and me. i used to be simply instructed to close up my issues and flow in right here with you. ” “Then there’s been a false impression. Who instructed you that? ” Eik had tossed his leather-based jacket at the flooring and commenced to unpack the 2 bins. “Rønholt. He placed me at the case concerning the girl from the woods. ” Louise stared at him in disbelief. “Sure, yet you don’t need to be in the following to paintings on that case, correct? ” she attempted. “Yeah, ’cause I’ll be operating with you,” he acknowledged and coughed as though his lungs hadn’t particularly gotten their day begun but. She stood quietly for a second, letting his phrases sink in. Then she grabbed the dossier from the table and driven prior him as he began to maneuver the excess chair out back. “Is RØNHOLT IN THERE? ” she requested while she stood in entrance of her boss’s secretary. Hanne Munk had additionally labored within the murder division a few years in the past, yet in basic terms in brief. Her great purple hair, multicolored garments, and religious developments had no longer precisely been Detective Superintendent Willumsen’s cup of tea, so inside a couple of months he had controlled to scare her away. “You can’t cross in at once! ” she stated. “Ragner is getting ready for a gathering with the nationwide commissioner. ” “I have to converse with him. It’ll take mins. ” Louise endured throughout the entrance workplace. Hanne leaped up and received to the door sooner than Louise may perhaps increase her arm to knock. “You can’t simply barge in and interrupt. ” She blocked the best way, giving Louise an offended stare. “And he won’t have any longer time for the remainder of the day. yet after all you’re welcome to agenda a gathering later this week. ” “Oh, may you cease it! ” Louise stated. She stayed correct in Hanne’s face without goal of giving in. simply then the door opened and Ragner Rønholt approximately tripped over his secretary, who used to be nonetheless blockading the brink. “Well, hi there,” he stated, grabbing Hanne’s shoulders to regain his stability whereas smiling at Louise. “I’m completely happy you have been in a position to get Eik up and doing. He’s a superb man as soon as he will get out of holiday mode. ” “Yeah, approximately that… Louise slipped previous Hanne whereas pulling Rønholt again into his workplace and shutting the door at the back of them. “Our deal was once crystal transparent: i am getting to select the opposite individual who’ll paintings within the new division. ” She passed her papers to him. “Here’s a listing of the folk I ponder certified. ” As he approved the dossier, Louise remembered the small notes she had made, which have been intended for her eyes purely, and pulled the papers again out of his palms. “No one ever acknowledged which you can simply sell off a few inebriated on me. ” “Who stated whatever approximately unloading someone? ” Rønholt sounded protective, a deep crease indented throughout his brow. “Eik is my most sensible man, and I’m definite that the mix of the 2 of you'll be world-class. ” World-class? Louise was once dumbfounded at either his collection of phrases and the way without problems he’d dumped the colleague on her.

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