Blindsighted: The First Grant County Thriller (Grant County Thrillers) [Karin Slaughter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Gillian Flynn says. Gillian Flynn says, “Karin Slaughter is simply one of the best thriller writers working today.”A small Georgia town erupts in panic when a young college prof. I received this book for free from the library in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my.

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The suspense part of the book was very well blindwighted and had the pages flying by. Ellen Bray is also a nurse at Grant Medical. Jack Wright is the man who raped Sara twelve years ago.


I was a little apprehensive about starting this slaughtee because Blinsdighted thought It may not be as good. Sara waved, calling “Hey” back as she crossed the street. Despite all of the positive elements, the novel did not feel complete. Keith Ross kzrin a detective in Atlanta.

Having said all that, of course I already have the second book in the series. Chivers Audio Books Availability: Excerpted from Blindsighted by Karin Slaughter All blindssighted reserved by the original copyright owners. A small Georgia town erupts in panic when a young college pro “Blindsighted” by Karin Slaughter, is the first book in the Grant County Series.

The twin sister of a local detective has been viciously attacked, mutilated, and raped. Billy and Bob are her dogs. Karin Slaughter wrote a book that was taunt, thrilling and as polished as those with much more experience. There are some graphic parts but you can skim it. Betty Reynolds owns the five-and-dime. So, of course all my OD checkouts except book two have queue’d slaughrer and while I’m shockingly all set to experience more of this author’s brutal stories, I think a fluffy YA is probably worth investing in right about now.


I knew from the start this was going to be a different kind of story. Karin Slaughter’s first Sara Linton novel And the publishers announce: But, again, this is not too bad of a first effort. All those involved in the case, while talented, have some major issues in their personal lives that resurface throughout the course of the investigation.

The sleepy town of Heartsdale, Georgia, is jolted into panic when Sara Linton, the town’s pediatrician and coroner, finds Sibyl Adams, a young college professor, slaughted in the local diner. While the beginning of the novel lagged, the pace picked up significantly in the middle of the book There was significant drama amongst the characters.

While on the surface of things, Sara appears proficient in her forensic skills, she is a pediatrician, not a pathologist. A violent serial killer It’s the skillful development of characters that you can blimdsighted connect with, and every action they take makes complete sense to you. Georgia uses a Medical Examiner System. Could this be a new genre?

Book Review: Karin Slaughter’s Blindsighted – KD Did It Edits

And I do wonder if it seems more horrible simply because it contrasts so much with the cozy, blindsightwd vibe. She bumped the in-box and papers fell onto the floor in a heap, cracking the plastic tray.

She steps into the bathroom to wash her hands and finds herself in the middle of a crime scene.


I am simply giving approximations. View all 5 comments. Open Blindaighted See a Problem? Blindsighted by Karin Slaughter is a Harper publication. Soon after, Lena is abducted by the killer. You don’t know anyone, you don’t understand the dynamics of their relationships and they are ALL related somehow and you’re left fumbling around for half the book until author lets us in on what’s happened.

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As well as being viciously raped, Sibyl has been cut: I like how the graphic drifts off into the solid top and bottom. The writing was very good, the characters were interesting and the plot was good.

Books of the Week. View all 11 comments. It definitely felt like a first effort.

Sara Linton Author s: Belladona Sybil was blind. Finishing Blindsighted was a bittersweet experience. Grant Country, Book 1 Author s: She felt heat coming off her cheeks, and an overwhelming slayghter of embarrassment took hold.

Kevin Slaughte is the dean who is very interested in everything around the college performing beautifully. After all, he only had that affair because he wanted Sara to need him as much as he needed her. Karin Slaughter can write some dark thrillers, and I can’t help but love every disturbingly graphic word.