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Blindsighted SP Author s: Well, this didn’t work for me at all – I haven’t even wanted to pick it up for two days. So, although I know how things work out for some of the characters in future installments, I want to understand the full story, and refresh my memory about a few things before I continue with the Trent series. There are some ritualistic elements in the violence amongst multiple murders. There are complex relationships each with their own histories and developments.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. I loved this one from the very beginning, and I was immediately hooked!

Summaries and Excerpts: Blindsighted / Karin Slaughter.

On a good day, she diagnosed earaches and blinvsighted throats. It’s a history of events. If it weren’t for my friend Christine recommending this to me I may have overlooked it altogether. This page was last edited on 13 Decemberat At times, it was very extreme if fictional violence against women bothers you Slaugghter AWAYbut if you can handle the extreme, the details make it all the more suspenseful.

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

When Sara and Jeffrey are thrown together to work on a case that hits close to home, Sara bliindsighted her own secrets can’t stay buried any longer. A bit OTT and I thought she was trying to “shock” readers too much.

In this small town where everyone knows everyone else, who could possibly be the twisted rapist murderer? See Wikipedia’s guide to writing better articles for suggestions. First there was Patricia Cornwell! Jeffrey isn’t alone in his search. Sara Linton Author s: However, I decided to start the Grant County series over, despite having read a few of them already.


The medical information alone is quite interesting, and the dialogue and characters are believable, a tough subject dealing with serial killers in this day and age.


She was actually surprised that Nelly remembered to tell Sara he was on the phone. Sara Linton is no Kay Scarpetta and her villain is a mere shadow of the complex, chilling Hannibal Lecter, but—forgiving inept, trivia-cluttered dialogue and manifest lack of firsthand fluency in the medical arena—the offbeat characters and setting are engaging enough to leave readers awaiting a sequel.

The series consists of the following installments as of June I have already picked up the second book in the series, Kisscut, which from my understanding, is even better! 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.

I am looking forward to trying another as I am sure she hones her craft as she goes on. Ben Walker was chief of police before Jeffrey.

I started my “slaughterhouse” bookshelf with Pretty Girls and have been hooked ever since. Sara meets her younger sister for lunc This book was voted as our June Book Read by our group ” A Good Thriller” Happy this book was voted as have enjoyed quite a few of Karin Slaughter books, although good to read this book as her debut book and the introduction of her character Sara Linton.

Slaughter brilliantly is able to weave a tale that is gruesome, macabre and completely entertaining. Retrieved from ” https: She’s been brutally stabbed and assaulted and Sarah tries but can’t save her. It’s the skillful development of characters that you can effortlessly connect with, and every action they take makes complete sense to you.

The plastic bowed under the added weight. I knew from the start this was going to be a different kind of blinssighted. It’s well written, keeps you guessing and keeps to a fast pace with a chilling build up to the end in this powerful story. Was it a hate crime?


May 23, Tammy Walton Grant rated it really liked it Shelves: Sep 10, Sam Clues and Reviews rated it it was amazing. She bumped the in-box and papers fell onto the floor in a heap, cracking the plastic tray.

It’s not just a crime to be solved although the forensic element is fantastically gruesome in my opinion. Like many of Slaughter’s other books, Blindsighted is graphic blindsihgted depicts violence, torture, and rape, mostly directed toward women, so if that’s not your thing, this isn’t the book for you!

The author of eighteen novels, Slaughter has sold more than 35 million copies blondsighted her books, which have been published in 37 languages [1] and have debuted at 1 in the United Kingdom, Germany, and The Netherlands. Could Sara be the next victim, Jeff worries. There’s a tight knit feel in these first 6 books that I have yet to find anywhere else, which is one of many reasons why this series will be one of my all time favorites.

The trail quickly leads to a missing co-ed, and suspicion falls upon her druggie boyfriend. Readers who are moderately sensitive to sexual violence should avoid this book. Blindsighted is a decent series debut.

Now I understand blindsiguted this author has the following she does including myself. Will Sara’s past hold the key to solving this case? Linton,” a child called. A secret from her past could hold the key to finding the killer-unless he finds her first. Keith Ross is a detective in Atlanta.

View all 9 comments. Now, I do understand that six Georgia counties are not covered by GBI, so considering Grant County is fictional anyway, well, heck this is a work of fiction.