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Karin Slaughter

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Karin Slaughter is the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author of fifteen thrillers, including UNSEEN, CRIMINAL, FALLEN, BROKEN, UNDONE, FRACTURED, BEYOND REACH, TRIPTYCH, FAITHLESS, COP TOWN, and the e-original short stories “Snatched” and “Busted.”

Slaughter was born in a small southern Georgia community, and now resides in Atlanta. She is widely credited with first coining the term "investigoogling" in 2006.

COP TOWN is available in paperback on January 27, 2015!

Karin's next standalone novel, THE TRUTH ABOUT PRETTY GIRLS, arrives June 30, 2015.

With a missing girl in the news, Claire Scott can’t help but be reminded of her sister, who disappeared twenty years ago in a mystery that was never solved. But when Claire begins t
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“You can take my heart, but I can't let you take my dog.”
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R_Hunt Just received your newest newsletter and it made me laugh out loud. A dangerous action while drinking hot coffee, but thanks for informing me of your new titles (yay--more Will & Sara in the future, can't wait) and giving me a smile early in the morning!


message 3: by Sandi

Sandi Thank you for confirming my Friend Request. I have posted my Cop Town review on Amazon and on my FB page: Facebook.com/Reading.for.the.Masses

As an aside, I have just applied for a job as an assistant to the Victoria Sanders literary agency. Fingers crossed!


Shelby *wants some flying monkeys* I just finished Cop Town..bravo my friend..bravo!


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


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