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Karin Slaughter

Who is Karin Slaughter?

Karin Slaughter (born January 6, 1971) is an American crime writer. She has written 21 novels, which have sold more than 40 million copies and have been published in 120 countries. Her first novel, Blindsighted (2001), was published in 27 languages and made the Crime Writers' Association's Dagger Award shortlist for "Best Thriller Debut" of 2001.Slaughter also won the 2015 CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger award for her novel Cop Town.Her 2018 novel, Pieces of Her, is slated for adaptation into an eight-episode television series of the same name, for release on Netflix. Philanthropy Slaughter is a library advocate and founded Save the Libraries, a non-profit organization that campaigns to support US public libraries. The Save the Libraries fund has provided more than $300,000 to the DeKalb County Public Library in Atlanta, Georgia. Publishing history Characters from Slaughter's two main series, Grant County and Will Trent (Atlanta), were brought together in her novels Undone (2009), titled Genesis internationally, and Broken (2010). In these novels, Will Trent and Sara Linton work cases set in Atlanta and Grant County, respectively. Grant County series (2001 to 2007) Slaughter is best known for her Grant County series: Blindsighted, 2001 Kisscut, 2002 A Faint Cold Fear, 2003 Indelible, 2004 Faithless, 2005 Beyond Reach/Skin Privilege, 2007Set in the fictional town of Heartsdale, Georgia, (in the fictional Grant County) the narrative takes place from the perspective of three main characters: Sara Linton, the town's pediatrician and part-time coroner; Jeffrey Tolliver, Linton's husband and the chief of police; and his subordinate, detective Lena Adams. Will Trent (Atlanta) series The Will Trent series, which takes place in Atlanta, Georgia, features Georgia Bureau of Investigation special agent Will Trent and his partner Faith Mitchell. So far, Trent has appeared in Triptych, Fractured, Undone, Broken, Fallen, Criminal, Unseen, The Kept Woman, The Last Widow and The Silent Wife, as well as the novellas Snatched and Busted. Other works Like a Charm is a short story anthology featuring several thriller authors, including Lee Child, Peter Robinson (novelist), John Connolly (author), and Laura Lippman. Each story is linked by a charm bracelet that brings bad luck to its owners. The setting and time periods of each story vary greatly, ranging from 19th-century Georgia to wartime Leeds. Karin Slaughter wrote the first and last stories. Martin Misunderstood is an original audio novella narrated by Wayne Knight. Both the story and the narration were nominated for an Audie Award in 2009.The Unremarkable Heart won the Edgar Award for Best Short Story in 2013.Her book Pieces of Her reached number 2 on the New York Times Bestseller list, the week it was released in late August 2018. Pieces of Her was published through HarperCollins and follows a young woman who learns about a hidden side of her mother Laura. It is in the vein of a psychological thriller and was given a positive review by Publishers Weekly and Kirkus Reviews. Her other standalone novels—Cop Town, Pretty Girls, The Good Daughter, and False Witness, have all been New York Times bestsellers. In February 2019, it was announced that Netflix will be developing an 8-episode television series starring Toni Collette, based on the novel. Personal life Slaughter was a contestant on an installment of ABC's Holey Moley which originally aired on June 4, 2020. Bibliography The Grant County series Blindsighted (2001) Kisscut (2002) A Faint Cold Fear (2003) Indelible (2004) Faithless, (2005) Beyond Reach (2007), Skin Privilege (UK title)The Will Trent series Triptych (2006) Fractured (2008) Undone (2009), Genesis (UK/Australia title) Broken (2010) Fallen (2011) Snatched (2012, ebook novella) Criminal (2012) Busted (2013, ebook novella) Unseen (2013) The Kept Woman (2016) The Last Widow (2019) The Silent Wife (2020)Other books Like A Charm (2004; editor) Martin Misunderstood (2008) Thorn in My Side (2011; ebook novella) Cop Town (2014) Blonde Hair, Blue Eyes (2015) (novella) (prequel to Pretty Girls) Pretty Girls (2015) Last Breath (2017) (novella) (prequel to The Good Daughter) The Good Daughter (2017) Pieces of Her (2018) False Witness (2021) Girl, Forgotten (2022)Awards Slaughter has won or been nominated for many awards. 2020 Ned Kelly Award2019 Georgia Author of the Year ITW Thriller Award Finalist2017 The Skimm Book Club Romantic Times Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, Suspense AudioFile Best Book of the Year (AudioFile Earphones Award) Ian Flemming Steel Dagger Award Longlist2016 ITW Thriller Award Finalist People’s Choice Award Winner2015 Edgar Nomination, Best Novel, Cop Town American Association of People with Disabilities Image Award CWA Ian Flemming Steel Dagger Award, Winner, Cop Town2014 Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award AudioFile Magazine Earphones Award Winner, Cop Town, 2013 Crime Zone, The Silver Fingerprint Winner, Best Foreign Thriller, Unseen Bouchercon Anthony Nomination, Best Short Story, The Unremarkable Heart Edgar Award Winner, Best Short Story2013 Mystery Readers International Macavity award nomination, Best Short Story, The Unremarkable Heart2011 Crime Zone, The Silver Fingerprint Winner, Best Foreign Thriller, Fallen International Thriller Writers Silver Bullet Award Winner2010 Suspense Magazine Best of 2010 Winner, Thriller/Suspense, Broken2009 Le Livre de Poche Prix Lecteurs Winner, Faithless Crime Zone the Silver Fingerprint Winner, Best Foreign Thriller, Fractured Audio Publishers association Audie Nomination, Humor, Martin Misunderstood Left Coast Crime Hawaii Five-0 Nomination, Best Law Enforcement/Police Procedural, Fractured2008 ITV Crime Thriller International Author of the Year Nomination, Best Fiction, Beyond Reach Georgia Author of the Year Nomination, Best Fiction, Beyond Reach2007 Crime Zone the Silver Fingerprint Winner, Best Foreign Thriller, Beyond Reach Crime Writers’ Ian Fleming Steel Dagger nomination, Best Thriller, Triptych2003 Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice Awards Winner, Best Contemporary Mystery, A Faint Cold2002 Mystery Readers International Macavity Award Nomination, Best First Mystery, Blindsighted International Thriller Writers Barry Award Nomination, Best First Novel, Blindsighted2001 Crime Writers Association Dagger Award Nomination, Best Thriller Debut, BlindsightedReferences External links Karin Slaughter website Interview with Karin Slaughter at www.LiteraryWeek.com Karin Slaughter at Bookreporter.com Interview with Karin Slaughter at www.TheCrimeHouse.com Save the Libraries Roger Nichols of Modern Signed Books interviews Karin Slaughter about her novel, The Kept Woman BlogTalkRadio interview about her novel, The Good Daughter

Destroçados

Destroçados

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Thriller eletrizante da mesma autora de Gênese. O corpo de uma jovem é encontrado no fundo do gélido lago Grant, e um bilhete deixado sob uma pedra à sua margem sugere que ela tir...

False Witness

False Witness

4.5/5$12.99

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"There's deception, sabotage, violence, family secrets . . . all the stuff you could want from a fictional page-turner."— theSkimm 

Genesis

Genesis

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Na de gruweldaad die haar leven in Grant County totaal heeft verwoest, is Sara Linton naar Atlanta gevlucht. Ze is een nieuw leven begonnen en werkt in een ziekenhuis, waar op een dag een zw...

Unseen (with bonus novella

Unseen (with bonus novella "Busted")

4.5/5$9.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • With the bonus story “Busted”Karin Slaughter’s novels featuring detective Will Trent are utterly riveting and masterfull...

Intuición

Intuición

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Una apasionante historia plena de acción y suspense, protagonizada por el detective Will Trent. Will Trent, un agente de Oficina de Investigación de Georgia, sabe que existe a...

Moje śliczne

Moje śliczne

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Pewnego dnia dziewiętnastoletnia Julia zniknęła bez śladu. Tragedia na zawsze naznaczyła jej najbliższych. Ojciec popełnił samobójstwo, a siostry, Claire i Lydia, zerwały ze sobą ...

Ostatnia wdowa

Ostatnia wdowa

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Porywający thriller kryminalny autorki światowych bestsellerów. Z udziałem Willa Trenta i Sary LintonRutynę rodzinnych zakupów przerywa uprowadzenie Michelle Sp...

Silenciadas

Silenciadas

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Él vigila, él espera, él arrebata… ¿quién será la próxima? ALGUIEN TE ESTÁ VIGILANDO… Will Trent se encuentra con una información perturbadora mientras investiga el as...

Girl, Forgotten

Girl, Forgotten

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“It’s Slaughter’s prodigious gifts of characterization that make her stand out among thriller writers.”   — Washington Post“If you’re into myste...

¿Sabes quién es?

¿Sabes quién es?

5/5$9.99

Andrea Cooper lo sabe todo sobre su madre, Laura. Sabe que ha pasado toda su vida en la pequeña ciudad costera de Belle Isle; sabe que su máxima aspiración es llevar una vida tranquila y ...

The Will Trent Series 7-Book Bundle

The Will Trent Series 7-Book Bundle

4.5/5$43.99

New York Times bestselling author Karin Slaughter is acclaimed for her novels of heart-stopping suspense, edge-of-your-seat intrigue, and richly imagined characters. And when Slaughte...

Pieces of Her

Pieces of Her

4/5$9.99

COMING TO NETFLIX!Mother. Hero. Liar. Killer. How can you tell when all you have is...PIECES OF HERWhat if the person you thought you knew best turns out ...

Beyond Reach

Beyond Reach

4.5/5$9.99

“Powerful and complex . . .  [Karin] Slaughter gradually unspools her fascinating story, all the way up to its shocking conclusion.”—Chicago Sun-TimesIn ...

Układanka

Układanka

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Andrea jest przekonana, że wie wszystko o swojej matce. Jakie tajemnice może skrywać Laura, elegancka i poukładana terapeutka mowy, filar lokalnej społeczności? Tego dnia w...

Cleaning the Gold

Cleaning the Gold

4/5$7.99

THE NEW SHORT STORY FROM KARIN SLAUGHTER AND LEE CHILD! Jack Reacher and Will TrentTwice the action.Twice the drama.Double the trouble.&#...

Last Breath

Last Breath

4/5$0.99

Protecting someone always comes at a cost.At the age of thirteen, Charlie Quinn’s childhood came to an abrupt and devastating end. Two men, with a grudge against her lawyer fat...

Fallen

Fallen

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   “A complex, gripping and deadly serious novel that reflects anew Slaughter's abundant talent.”—The Washington Po...

Dobra córka

Dobra córka

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Dwadzieścia osiem lat temu matka Charlotte i Samanthy została zamordowana na ich oczach. Żadna z dziewczynek nigdy nie zdradziła, co jeszcze wydarzyło się podczas brutalnego napadu na ...

Blindsighted

Blindsighted

4.5/5$9.99

From New York Times bestselling author Karin Slaughter, the first novel in her acclaimed Grant County Series.Interweaving knife-edge tension, superb characterizati...

Flores cortadas

Flores cortadas

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Karin Slaughter, autora aclamada internacionalmente, regresa con un thriller psicológico sofisticado y escalofriante en el que, mezclando turbios secretos, fría venganza y una inesp...

Milcząca żona

Milcząca żona

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Obserwuje.Czeka.Atakuje.Która będzie następna?PRAGNĄŁ TYLKO MIŁOŚCI… Prowadząc śledz...

The Silent Wife

The Silent Wife

4.5/5$9.99

“If you’re into mystery thrillers, then you’re into Karin Slaughter.” —THESKIMMHe watches. He waits. He takes. Who will be next . . .THE SILENT WIFE

A Faint Cold Fear

A Faint Cold Fear

4/5$8.99

The third book in Karin Slaughter’s acclaimed Grant County Series.“[A] page-turner . . . Slaughter’s plot has more twists than a Slinky factory and the characters’ relati...

Ofiara

Ofiara

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Wystarczyło kilka minut na miejscu zbrodni, by agent Will Trent zrozumiał, że poprowadzi jedną z najtrudniejszych spraw w swojej karierze. Nie będzie łatwo ustalić, kto zabił Dale’...

Die verstummte Frau

Die verstummte Frau

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Der neue Fall für Will Trent und Sara Linton!Atlanta, Georgia: Eine junge Frau wird brutal attackiert und sterbend zurückgelassen. Alle Spuren verlaufen im Sande, bis Will Tren...

The Last Widow

The Last Widow

4.5/5$9.99

Instant New York Times Bestseller! New York Times bestselling author Karin Slaughter brings back Will Trent and Sara Linton in this superb and timely thriller full of devious twi...

Undone

Undone

4.5/5$9.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Features a new introduction on the origins of the Will Trent novels and Undone’s place in the seriesIn the trauma ...

Cold, Cold Heart

Cold, Cold Heart

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First comes love.Then comes marriage.Then comes revenge.In this sensational short story from the bestselling author of The Kept Woman and Pretty Girls, fi...

Blonde Hair, Blue Eyes

Blonde Hair, Blue Eyes

3.5/5$1.99

A beautiful young girl was walking down the street―when suddenly…Julia Carroll knows that too many stories start that way. Beautiful, intelligent, a nineteen-year-old college...

La mujer oculta

La mujer oculta

5/5$9.99

El descubrimiento de un asesinato en una obra abandonada conduce a Will Trent y al Georgia Bureau of Investigation a un caso que se convierte en mucho más peligroso cuando el cadáver es id...

Indelible

Indelible

4.5/5$8.99

Gillian Flynn says, "Karin Slaughter is simply one of the best thriller writers working today."Two armed men enter the police station in tiny Heartsdale, Georgia, and open fire. ...

Cop Town

Cop Town

4/5$8.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Karin Slaughter, author of the bestselling Will Trent novels, is widely acclaimed as “one of the best crime novelists in America”...

The Good Daughter

The Good Daughter

4.5/5$9.99

“The Good Daughter is like Law and Order meets The Good Wife.” —theSkimmInstant New York Times BestsellertheSkimm Book Club Pick!

Broken

Broken

4.5/5$9.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Features a new introduction on the origins of the Will Trent novels and Broken’s place in the seriesKarin Slaughter...

Criminal

Criminal

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Una obra maestra atmosférica repleta de intriga y suspense. Una épica historia de amor, lealtad y asesinatos en el sur de Estados Unidos.Will Trent es un brillante agent...

First Thrills: Volume 3

First Thrills: Volume 3

3.5/5$2.99

New York Times bestselling author Lee Child and the International Thriller Writers, Inc. present a collection of remarkable stories in First Thrills. From s...

Faithless

Faithless

4.5/5$7.99

“Brilliant plotting, relentless suspense,” raved the Washington Post. “A new synonym for terror,” crowned the Detroit Free Press. The critics agree: no one writes suspense ...

Kisscut

Kisscut

4/5$7.99

Gillian Flynn says, "Karin Slaughter is simply one of the best thriller writers working today."Saturday night dates at the skating rink have been a tradition in the small souther...

La buena hija

La buena hija

5/5$9.99

La nueva y deslumbrante novela de una de las autoras más vendidas del panorama literario internacional: un thriller absorbente que mezcla el suspense psicológico con la investigaci...

Arrancada

Arrancada

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Una preciosa joven iba caminando por la calle cuando de repente...Julia Carroll sabe que muchas historias comienzan así. Bella e inteligente, a sus diecinueve años, reci...

Pretty Girls

Pretty Girls

4.5/5$9.99

Lee Child says it’s “stunning… certain to be a book of the year.” Kathy Reichs calls it “extraordinary… a major achievement.”Jeffery Deaver says th...

El número de la traición

El número de la traición

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Karin Slaughter ha sido considerada sucesora del estilo de Patricia Cornwell, pero no es verdad: es mejor. En la sala de urgencias del hospital más ajetreado de Atlanta, la doc...

Die gute Tochter

Die gute Tochter

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"Lauf!", fleht ihre große Schwester Samantha. Mit vorgehaltener Waffe treiben zwei maskierte Männer Charlotte und sie an den Waldrand. "Lauf weg!" Und Charlie läuft. An diesem Tag. Und da...

Criminal (with bonus novella Snatched)

Criminal (with bonus novella Snatched)

4.5/5$4.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“[A] hold-on-to-your-hat, nail-biting story.”—The Washington Post “Slaughter’s best yet, by far.”—Lee Child

Short Story

Short Story

4.5/5$0.99

It was a scam, but then the scam had gone horribly wrong…In this short story from the thrilling anthology MatchUp, bestselling authors Karin Slaughter and Michael...

Fractured

Fractured

4.5/5$9.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Features a new introduction on the origins of the Will Trent novels and Fractured’s place in the seriesAnsle...

La última viuda

La última viuda

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Secuestrada y rota. Tiene que desvelar la verdad… antes de que se sea demasiado tarde.Un secuestro sin resolver.Una calurosa tarde de verano, Michelle Spivey...

El último aliento

El último aliento

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A los trece años, la niñez de Charlie Quinn llegó a un brusco y desolador final. Dos hombres, con asuntos pendientes con su padre, que era abogado, irrumpieron en su casa y después de es...

Triptych

Triptych

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Features a new introduction on the origins of the Will Trent novels and Triptych’s place in the series From Atlanta...

The Kept Woman

The Kept Woman

4/5$9.99

The Skimm Reads calls it "a thriller that's part True Detective, part The Girl On The Train. All parts gripping."Husbands and wives. Mothers and daughters. The past and the futur...