Julia Heaberlin

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Julia Heaberlin is the author of the international bestseller BLACK-EYED SUSANS and the upcoming PAPER GHOSTS, which will be released in the U.S. and the UK in April 2018. Julia describes PAPER GHOSTS as a creepy road trip across Texas with an old man who claims dementia and a young woman hunting very personal answers to a series of cold cases to which he is linked. Julia's books, which have sold to more than seventeen countries, include two other psychological thrillers set in Texas, PLAYING DEAD and LIE STILL. She still considers herself a journalist and has long held an interest in true crime. Before writing novels, she was an award-winning editor for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, The Detroit News, and The Dallas Morning News. (Almost) a ...more

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Black-Eyed Susans

3.77 avg rating — 24,239 ratings — published 2015 — 13 editions
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Playing Dead

3.54 avg rating — 5,599 ratings — published 2012 — 25 editions
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Paper Ghosts

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Lie Still

3.65 avg rating — 2,409 ratings — published 2013 — 16 editions
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“Closure doesn’t exist,” she responds smoothly. “Just…awareness. That you can’t ever go back. That you know a truth about life’s randomness that most other people don’t.”
Julia Heaberlin, Black-Eyed Susans

“My grandfather told me that God puts pieces in the wrong places to keep us busy solving puzzles, and in the perfect places so that we never forget there is a God.”
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“I thought there would be more people. Where are all the people who scream on Facebook?” “On the couch. Screaming.”
Julia Heaberlin, Black-Eyed Susans


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