Books in Order
Name: Karin Slaughter
Born: 6 January, 1971
Place of birth: Georgia, USA
Resides: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
First book: Blindsighted
Fun fact #1: Karin invented the word ‘investigoogling’ for conducting research using a search engine such as Google.
Fun fact #2: Karin never graduated college.
Awards (not an exhaustive list):
- International Thriller Writers’ Silver Bullet Award 2011.
- Edgar Best Short Story Award
Karin Slaughter Book List & Suggested Book Order
Karin Slaughter Interview
Author Karin Slaughter talks about where she writes in the mountains and her writing schedule. She talks about Georgia and what she draws upon for inspiration for her Will Trent series and standalone novels.
Karin Slaughter Biography
Karin Slaughter was born on the 6th of January in 1971, which was a Wednesday. To those readers interested in all things astrological, this means she’s a Capricorn, which is one of the Earth signs.
Karin was born in a small town called Jonesboro, a town with fewer than 5,000 people and which is located in Georgia, a state in the United States of America and which is part of an area commonly known as the Deep South. (This is a different Jonesboro to the one in which fellow writer John Grisham was born – his Jonesboro is a few states over in Arkansas.) Her father, Howard, ran a car dealership. Nothing is known about her mother. She has at least one sister.
Her father started reading children’s books to Karin when she was just six months old. When she was four years old and could read a little herself, they took a weekly trip to the local library together on a Saturday afternoon. Karin won the library’s Reader of the Year award a number of times. And when Karin wasn’t reading stories, she was writing them.
In later years, when Karin was going to school, one thing she didn’t enjoy reading was the Bible. She was reportedly kicked out of a Christian school for…
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If you love Karin Slaughter’s books you need the most comprehensive book list available, which includes a check list, alternative titles, page counts, movie adaptations, co-authors, star ratings, and a host of other features, plus:
- Will Trent series in order
- Will Trent short stories in order
- Grant County series in order
- a complete list of short stories, standalone novels & nonfiction
Why Read the Karin Slaughter Will Trent Series in Order?
A child of the 1970s, Karin Slaughter was born and still lives in Georgia, USA. While Karin has a number of standalone novels, it's her two series which garner respect and attention - the Will Trent books and the Grant County books. The latter series features medical examiner Sara Linton and police chief Jeffrey Tolliver, while the former involves a detective from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation from which this series gets its title - Will Trent.
This Karin Slaughter book list not only gives all the Karin Slaughter books in chronological order, but will let you see the characters develop and witness events at the correct time, just as Karin intended.
So, if you've ever hunted for a Karin Slaughter book order, the Will Trent series order, or Grant County series order, here they all are.