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Karin Slaughter

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Karin Slaughter was born in Georgia on January 6, 1971. In 2001, she published her first novel, Blindsighted, which made the Dagger Award shortlist for Best Thriller Debut. She is the author of the Grant County series and the Will Trent series. Her stand-alone novels include Cop Town, Pretty Girls, vis mere and Pieces of Her. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre
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Værker af Karin Slaughter

Mord for øje (2001) 3,344 eksemplarer
Pretty Girls (2016) 3,003 eksemplarer
Mørk Treenighed (2006) 2,916 eksemplarer
Bortført (2008) 2,490 eksemplarer
Svigt (2002) 2,443 eksemplarer
A Faint Cold Fear (2003) 2,435 eksemplarer
Vantro (2005) 2,392 eksemplarer
Indelible (2004) 2,312 eksemplarer
The Good Daughter (2017) 2,086 eksemplarer
Genesis (2009) 2,081 eksemplarer
Hvid Død (2007) 2,069 eksemplarer
Brudt (2010) 1,931 eksemplarer
Brudstykker (2018) 1,849 eksemplarer
Dybt Fald (2011) 1,650 eksemplarer
The Kept Woman (2016) 1,315 eksemplarer
Den sidste enke (2019) 1,107 eksemplarer
Forbryder (2012) 1,089 eksemplarer
Hævntørst (2014) 1,073 eksemplarer
The Silent Wife (2020) 1,029 eksemplarer
False Witness (2021) 938 eksemplarer
I skjul (2013) 934 eksemplarer
Girl, Forgotten (2022) 871 eksemplarer
Martin Misunderstood (2008) 468 eksemplarer
After That Night (2023) 379 eksemplarer
Cleaning the Gold (2019) 350 eksemplarer
Snatched (2012) 340 eksemplarer
Like a Charm: A Novel in Voices (2004) — Redaktør; Bidragyder — 318 eksemplarer
Unseen [with bonus novella 'Busted'] (2013) 313 eksemplarer
Last Breath (2017) 294 eksemplarer
Snydt (2013) 224 eksemplarer
Triptych / Faithless (2006) 108 eksemplarer
Thorn in My Side [short story] (2011) 105 eksemplarer
The Unremarkable Heart (2010) 88 eksemplarer
Cold, Cold Heart [short story] (2013) 59 eksemplarer
Blindsighted / Kisscut (2007) 34 eksemplarer
Three Twisted Stories (2015) 31 eksemplarer
Blindsighted [Abridged] (2001) 25 eksemplarer
The Blessing of Brokenness (2012) 18 eksemplarer
The Truth About Pretty Girls (2013) 12 eksemplarer
Short Story (2019) 9 eksemplarer
Go Deep (2015) 7 eksemplarer
Indelible / Faithless (2007) 7 eksemplarer
Kisscut [Abridged] (2002) 6 eksemplarer
Necessary Women (2015) 6 eksemplarer
SOS Title Unknown 4 eksemplarer
Puntgaaf korte verhalen (2021) 2 eksemplarer
For the love of Elena 2 eksemplarer
Fractured [Braille]: Grade 2 (2008) 2 eksemplarer
The Mean Time [novella] (2014) 2 eksemplarer
Unohdettu tyttö 1 eksemplar
Fractured / Undone / Broken (2011) 1 eksemplar
La morte e cieca 1 eksemplar
Girl;, Forgetten 1 eksemplar
Fanget (2017) 1 eksemplar
The Recidivists (2009) 1 eksemplar
Fallen / Thorn in My Side (2011) 1 eksemplar
Will Trent Series, 8-Book Set (2016) 1 eksemplar
After That Night 1 eksemplar

Associated Works

The Library Book (2012) — Bidragyder — 393 eksemplarer
MatchUp (2017) — Bidragyder — 314 eksemplarer
First Thrills (2010) — Bidragyder — 250 eksemplarer
Vengeance (2012) — Bidragyder — 158 eksemplarer
Tart Noir (2002) — Bidragyder — 110 eksemplarer
The Mystery Box (2013) — Bidragyder — 92 eksemplarer
The Penguin Book of Crime Stories (2007) — Bidragyder — 17 eksemplarer
First Thrills: Volume 3 (2011) — Bidragyder — 10 eksemplarer

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Almen Viden

Fødselsdato
1971-01-06
Køn
female
Nationalitet
USA
Fødested
Georgia, USA
Bopæl
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Erhverv
crime novelist
Agent
Victoria Sanders (Victoria Sanders and Associates)
Kort biografi
Karin Slaughter (born January 6, 1971) is an American crime writer. The author of eighteen novels, Slaughter has sold more than 35 million copies of her books, which have been published in 37 languages and have debuted at #1 in the United Kingdom, Germany, and The Netherlands. 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. She is also the 2015 CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger winner for novel Cop Town. Her novel, Pieces of Her, was published in 2018. The novel will be adapted into a television series of the same name and it will be released on Netflix.

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 over $300,000 to the DeKalb County Public Library in Atlanta, Georgia.

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.

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Værker
87
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Medlemmer
45,264
Popularitet
#362
Vurdering
3.9
Anmeldelser
1,771
ISBN
1,725
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Udvalgt
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