Karin Slaughter and The Last Widow

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Bestselling author Karin Slaughter is on book tour for The Last Widow, a thriller featuring her characters Will Trent and Sara Linton. She’ll be at The Poisoned Pen on Friday, August 30 at 7 PM to discuss all kinds of topics, including her characters. You can order Slaughter’s books, including signed copies of The Last Widow, through the Web Store. http://bit.ly/2A5kDpY

Here’s the description of The Last Widow.

New York Times bestselling author Karin Slaughter brings back Will Trent and Sara Lintonin this superb and timely thriller full of devious twists, disturbing secrets, and shocking surprises you won’t see coming

A mysterious kidnapping

On a hot summer night, a scientist from the Centers for Disease Control is grabbed by unknown assailants in a shopping center parking lot. The authorities are desperate to save the doctor who’s been vanished into thin air. 

A devastating explosion

One month later, the serenity of a sunny Sunday afternoon is shattered by the boom of a ground-shaking blast—followed by another seconds later. One of Atlanta’s busiest and most important neighborhoods has been bombed—the location of Emory University, two major hospitals, the FBI headquarters, and the CDC.

A diabolical enemy 

Medical examiner Sara Linton and her partner Will Trent, an investigator with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, rush to the scene—and into the heart of a deadly conspiracy that threatens to destroy thousands of innocent lives. When the assailants abduct Sara, Will goes undercover to save her and prevent a massacre—putting his own life on the line for the woman and the country he loves.

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Do you want to know a little more about Karin Slaughter? Check out April Snellings’ recent interview with her at “Between the Lines” for The Big Thrill. http://bit.ly/2A5kDpY