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Karin Slaughter launches "The Last Widow".

Slaughter launches her latest novel at the Decatur Library

2019-08-20 19:15:00 2019-08-20 21:00:00 America/New_York Karin Slaughter launches "The Last Widow". Decatur Library

Tuesday, August 20
7:15pm - 9:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-08-20 19:15:00 2019-08-20 21:00:00 America/New_York Karin Slaughter launches "The Last Widow". New York Times bestselling author Karin Slaughter brings back Will Trent and Sara Linton in "The Last Widow", a timely thriller full of devious twists, disturbing secrets, and shocking surprises . Decatur Library

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New York Times bestselling author Karin Slaughter brings back Will Trent and Sara Linton in "The Last Widow", a timely thriller full of devious twists, disturbing secrets, and shocking surprises .

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

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

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 neighborhood’s has been bombed—the location of Emory University, two major hospitals, the FBI headquarters, and the CDC.

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.

Karin Slaughter is one of the world's most popular and acclaimed storytellers.

Published in 37 languages, with more than 35 million copies sold across the globe, her eighteen novels include the Grant County and Will Trent books, as well as the Edgar-nominated Cop Town and the instant New York Times bestselling novels Pretty Girls and The Good Daughter. A native of Georgia, Karin currently lives in Atlanta. Her novels Cop Town, The Good Daughter, and Pieces of Her are all in development for film and television.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Author Talks |

TAGS: | georgia center for the book's festival of writers |

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