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Her Last Breath

A Kate Burkholder Novel

by Linda Castillo

Her Last Breath
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  • First Published:
    Jun 2013, 320 pages
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    Jul 2014, 320 pages

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A rainy night, an Amish father returning home with his three children, a speeding car hurtling toward them out of nowhere. In Her Last Breath, Kate Burkholder must prove that this was no accident.

Linda Castillo's fifth book in her Kate Burkholder series, Her Last Breath, is a winner with BookBrowse readers. 26 out of 28 reviewers gave it 4 or 5 stars! Here is what they say about the chilling mystery Chief of Police Kate must solve:

If I could give this book six stars, I would. The Kate Burkholder series is absolutely excellent, but Linda Castillo has taken her newest entry, Her Last Breath to new heights (Sue P). Her Last Breath captured and held my attention so completely that I read straight through, neglecting everything I was supposed to do that day… I highly recommend the book, but offer this caveat to readers: when you start reading, be sure you have no other demands on your time that day. You'll never put the book down until you've read to the stunning and thrilling conclusion! (Helen S) Castillo has got to be one of the best writers in the country - she mixes ...

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