The stunning new novel from the international #1 bestselling authora searing, spellbinding blend of cold-case thriller and psychological suspense.Two girls are forced into the woods at gunpoint. One runs for her life. One is left behind Twenty-eight years ago, Charlotte and Samantha Quinns happy small-town family life was torn apart by a terrifying attack on their family home. It left their mother dead. It left their fatherPikevilles notorious defense attorneydevastated. And it left the family fractured beyond repair, consumed by secrets from that terrible night.Twenty-eight years later, Charlie has followed in her fathers footsteps to become a lawyer herselfthe ideal good daughter. But when violence comes to Pikeville againand a shocking tragedy leaves the whole town traumatizedCharlie is plunged into a nightmare. Not only is she the first witness on the scene, but its a case that unleashes the terrible memories shes spent so long trying to suppress. Because the shocking truth about the crime that destroyed her family nearly thirty years ago wont stay buried forever Packed with twists and turns, brimming with emotion and heart, The Good Daughter is fiction at its most thrilling.
American born author, Karin Slaughter, became an overnight success with her first novel in 2001, Blindsighted. It was an international success, being published in about 30 languages. It made the final cut for the Crime Writer's Association's Dagger Award for best first novel. Slaughter has a total of sixteen novels, and her newest novel, The Kept Woman, was published in 2016.
Slaughter was born in a small southern Georgia town, but now resides in big city Atlanta. She is a participant in the DeKalb County "Save the Libraries" program. All of her novels are currently in development for film and television