Beyond Reach

Beyond Reach

[a Novel]

Book - 2007
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With over 13 million copies of her books sold in twenty-two countries, #1 internationally bestselling author Karin Slaughter delivers crime fiction at its finest. Now she returns to Grant county, Georgia where the lightning-fast plot, vivid forensic detail, and heart-stopping suspense will thrust readers into the darkest corners of their own imaginations -- and push Slaughter to the top of the national bestseller lists. 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.
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, c2007
ISBN: 9780440244998
9780385339476
Branch Call Number: SLAUG
Characteristics: 404 p. ; 24 cm

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tfryar614
Apr 10, 2017

I have recently started reading her books and I have to say I'm really enjoying them! Great read!

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Miette03
Feb 12, 2014

I had to keep checking to make sure I had the right author~ this book is not as good as her usual stuff. (Maybe because it was written earlier in her writing career?)
I normally get tired of books written from Sarah's point of view because she's so sheltered, whiny & small-hearted. Ugh! But this was more annoying than normal. It was so full of cliched thinking, and really heavy with the long-winded ponderings. Also, towards the end I felt really irritated. Slaughter builds the suspense with totally pointless stuff, and takes the red herrings ridiculously far.
All in all, I enjoy Karin Slaughter, but should've skipped this one.

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sinclair29
Jan 12, 2014

Good book. Lots of twisted and turns. Maybe I've been reading too many of her books lately because I didn't find this one as good as the other ones. I got real tired of hearing Dr. Sarah complaining and worrying all the time. But I guess she's got good reasons.

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donnatagney
Mar 13, 2012

I haven't read this book yet but I was very disappointed to see that one of the comments
gave away the ending.

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laurajp
Apr 15, 2011

Great story but did not enjoy the ending.

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khuang
Jan 16, 2010

Another great Karin Slaughter book. I enjoyed it.

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