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Beyond Reach

by Karin Slaughter

Beyond Reach by Karin Slaughter
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  • Published in USA  Jul 2007
    416 pages
    Genre: Thrillers

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Sara Linton—resident medical examiner/pediatrician in Grant County, Georgia,—has plenty of hardship to deal with, including defending herself in a heartbreaking malpractice suit. So when her husband, Police chief Jeffery Tolliver, learns that his friend and coworker detective Lena Adams has been arrested for murder and needs Sara’s help, she is not sure she can handle the pressure of it all. But soon Sara an Jeffery are sitting through evidence, peeling back the layers of a mystery that grows darker by the day—until an intricate web of betrayal and vengeance begins to unravel. And suddenly the lives of Sara, Lena, and Jeffery are hanging by the slenderest of threads.

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"Starred Review. With methamphetamine use on the rise in the country, Slaughter's unflinching portrayal of lives ruined by the drug make her latest a timely and unsettling read." - PW.

"Offers both wrenching emotional highs and lows and a gripping plot.... A shocker of an ending." - Booklist.

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Karin Slaughter Author Biography

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Karin Slaughter is the number one international bestseller of many novels, including the Grant County series. A long-time resident of Atlanta, she splits her time between the kitchen and the living room.

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