Karin Slaughter

The creator of the Grant County series of crime novels...

Karin Slaughter

Biography

Date of birth:06 January 1971

Georgia native Karin Slaughter's first thriller Blindsighted netted its young author a much publicized "six-figure"contract and, when published in 2001, drew plausible comparisons to Thomas B. Harris and Patricia Cornwell. Blindsighted and its sequels, Kisscut (2002) and A Faint Cold Fear (2003) are all set in the small southern town of Heartsdale in Grant County.

Slaughter's books track the lives of three principal characters: Sara Linton bookends the lives of Heartsdale residents by doubling as pediatrician and medical examiner. She's in a ricochet relationship with ex-husband Jeffrey Tolliver, the local chief of police. Backing up Tolliver is Slaughter's darkest and most intriguing character, Lena Adams, a young cop who sustained a devastating personal loss, and who underwent a horrible attack in Blindsighted. Slaughter's ensuing novels have unflinchingly tracked Lena's uncertain road to recovery or eventual self-extermination.

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The chilling new Will Trent thriller from the No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author of Criminal. Special Agent Will Trent has something to hide. Something he doesn't want Dr Sara Linton - the woman he loves - to find out. He's gone...
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Blindsighted: (Grant County Series 1) - Grant County Series 1

Blindsighted: (Grant County Series 1) - Grant County Series 1 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 416 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd

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The sleepy town of Heartsdale, Georgia, is jolted into panic when Sara Linton, paediatrician and medical examiner, finds Sibyl Adams dead in the... Read more

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Kisscut: (Grant County Series 2) - Grant County Series 2

Kisscut: (Grant County Series 2) - Grant County Series 2 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 448 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
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This is the second Grant County novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. When a teenage quarrel in the small town of Heartsdale explodes into a deadly... Read more

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A Faint Cold Fear: (Grant County Series 3) - Grant County Series 3

A Faint Cold Fear: (Grant County Series 3) - Grant County Series 3 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
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This is the third Grant County novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. Sara Linton, medical examiner in the small town of Heartsdale, is called out to an... Read more

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Indelible: (Grant County Series 4) - Grant County Series 4

Indelible: (Grant County Series 4) - Grant County Series 4 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 464 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
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This is the fourth Grant County novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. When medical examiner Sara Linton and police chief Jeffrey Tolliver take a trip... Read more

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Faithless: (Grant County Series 5) - Grant County Series 5

Faithless: (Grant County Series 5) - Grant County Series 5 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 544 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
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This is the fifth Grant County novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. A walk in the woods takes a sinister turn for police chief Jeffrey Tolliver and... Read more

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Skin Privilege: (Grant County Series 6) - Grant County Series 6

Skin Privilege: (Grant County Series 6) - Grant County Series 6 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 560 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
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This is the sixth Grant County novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. Lena Adams has spent her life struggling to forget her childhood in Reece, the... Read more

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Triptych: (Will Trent / Atlanta Series 1) - Will Trent / Atlanta 1

Triptych: (Will Trent / Atlanta Series 1) - Will Trent / Atlanta 1 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
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This is the first Will Trent novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. When Atlanta police detective Michael Ormewood is called out to a murder scene at the... Read more

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Fractured: (Will Trent / Atlanta Series 2) - Will Trent / Atlanta 2

Fractured: (Will Trent / Atlanta Series 2) - Will Trent / Atlanta 2 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 26/03/2009
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This is the second Will Trent novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. When Atlanta housewife Abigail Campano comes home unexpectedly one afternoon, she... Read more

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Genesis - Will Trent / Atlanta 3

Genesis - Will Trent / Atlanta 3 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 560 pages
Published: 15/04/2010
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This is the third Will Trent novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. Three and a half years ago former Grant County medical examiner Sara Linton moved to... Read more

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Broken - Will Trent / Atlanta 4

Broken - Will Trent / Atlanta 4 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 23/06/2011
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This is the fourth Will Trent novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. When the body of a young woman is discovered deep beneath the icy waters of Lake... Read more

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Fallen - Will Trent / Atlanta 5

Fallen - Will Trent / Atlanta 5 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 496 pages
Published: 21/06/2012
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This is the fifth Will Trent novel, from the No. 1 Bestseller. Special Agent Faith Mitchell returns home to a nightmare. Her baby daughter Emma has... Read more

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Criminal - Will Trent / Atlanta 6

Criminal - Will Trent / Atlanta 6 (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 560 pages
Published: 20/06/2013
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THE NO.1 BESTSELLER. Special Agent Will Trent finds himself forced to confront his past. From the bestselling author of Fallen. A woman is found... Read more

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Martin Misunderstood

Martin Misunderstood (Paperback)

by Karin Slaughter

Format: Paperback 176 pages
Published: 09/10/2008
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This is a darkly comic tale about Mr Less-Than-Average in an average world from the No. 1 Bestseller. Crime fiction obsessive Martin Reed is the... Read more

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