Blindsighted: A Novel (Dr. Sara Linton) [Karin Slaughter] on *FREE * shipping on qualifying offers. The sleepy town of Heartsdale, Georgia, is jolted. Billed as “Thomas Harris Meets Patricia Cornwell” and heralded by much advance hoopla in industry magazines, this long-anticipated launching of a scheduled. Karin Slaughter is an American crime writer, whose first novel Blindsighted ( ) became an international success, was published in almost 30 languages, and.

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Slaughter has quickly become one of my favorite mystery writers. Too late to save her, Sara calls her ex-husband police chief, who, coincidentally, employs the victim’s twin sister, Lena, as a detective.

Trivia About Blindsighted Gra I would wake I hardly every rank a book with five stars. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. So, if you have started the Will Trent series without reading this series first, I still recommend picking these up. The forensics, the police work, etc are all exceptionally well done, and her characters are fantastic. Can he find his missing detective? Join to find the hottest teen books, connect with your favorite YA authors and meet new friends who share your reading interests.

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Or how she was cradling the victim when the cop came, as if she were really close to this person, but she wasn’t, so why the forehead stroking and all that? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

To read e-books on the BookShout Appdownload it on: View all 5 comments. Wrong, it was very good and will definitely be carrying on with the next book. Discover what to read next. Maybe as I grow older I appreciate the fine details, the exquisite style of writing, and the author’s talented way of drawing me completely into the story, but I found myself just as gripped by the plot without any of the tension or pressure to fly through and “move on to the next one”.


Gone was the urgent, rushed sen There’s something to be said for rereading a book you loved immensely. I am making a slow but heartfelt effort to play catch up, and with every title, I’m astounded by this woman’s work. View all 21 comments. Allison Malter Go for it!

See the newest novels, discuss with other book lovers, buy romance books online. There is one moderately graphic scene of a sexual assault. I have read this book slauhgter, a long time ago, before Goodreads had even launched. View all 59 comments. Fractured continues the series with the character Will Trent from Triptych with a murder in Ansley Park. That’s the feeling that I got with most of the book – like you’d gotten dropped into town on Main Street, slaughtr sheer happenstance on the day there is a gory, nasty murder in the diner.

Someone has carved a cross into her.


Set in the fictional town of Heartsdale, Georgia, in the fictional Grant County the narrative takes place from the perspective of three main blindsighfed Karin Slaughter can write some dark thrillers, and I can’t help but love every disturbingly graphic word. The book blurbs glow. Tessa works with her father. She’s been brutally stabbed and assaulted and Sarah tries but can’t save her. But he’s got more than a sadistic serial killer on his hands, for the county’s sole female detective, Lena Adams—the first victim’s sister—want to serve her own justice.


The writing was very good, the characters were interesting and the plot was good. What was the point? Karin Slaughter’s first Sara Linton novel And the publishers announce: International Customers If you are located outside the U.

Blindsighted (Grant County, #1) by Karin Slaughter

Or, perhaps, why NOW? I love the love story between Sara and Jeffrey. A slaufhter victim is found draped across Sarah’s car. Nasty Girls by Laura Lippman. The hype—including a blurb from George Pelecanos—plus major advertising and a 5-city author tour should sell this early on, but the uneven execution may weaken demand for Slaughter’s next book. There is an unresolved love angle in here for the Doc and her ex-husband, who just happens to be the chief of police.

The bottom line This is the first book in the series and it is chilling. And, by the way, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has a death investigation division with either four to five regional laboratories staffed with pathologists.

Trigger warning as this author does go into some graphic detail that might be disturbing blindsigyted some. If that wasn’t a weird enough combination, her ex-husband, Jeffrey Tolliver, is the town’s police chief.

Feb 24, Ray Daniel rated it it was amazing.

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