Triptych is a thriller novel by American author Karin Slaughter. The first in her Atlanta series, the novel stars Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of. A longtime fan of her Grant County series, I was interested to see how Karin Slaughter would fare in her stand-alone effort Triptych. The story of an Atlanta serial. The first two books in the series are Triptych and Fractured. Later, Sara Linton from The Grant County Series joins the series, and also appears in Undone.

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Detective Michael Ormewood has been assigned the latest case karij a fella named Will Trent enters the scene offering to help. Coincidentally, her tongue was bitten off as well.

It stalled a little bit for me toward the middle mark thus my rating but I still enjoyed it a lot. Slaughter has the courage to detonate her biggest bombshells early on, keeping even the wariest readers off-balance. He krin just too weak for my liking. He’s the type of character that needs to have a second chance. The villain of the book, was a very nasty person but you know quite e Although to me at first it was a struggle with this book it built to a fast and exciting end, with the last third of the book really good.

From the double 1 bestseller. Triptych being merely a damn good thriller?

TRIPTYCH by Karin Slaughter | Kirkus Reviews

There were moments that were rather shocking and hideous but I quickly found myself unable to turn away from the story, the mystery and the characters.

When Atlanta police detective Michael Ormewood is called out to a murder scene at the notorious Grady Homes, he finds himself faced with one of the the most brutal killings of his career: This was my first Karin Slaughter book. I will be continuing with book two soon. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. As a one-off killing it’s shocking, but when it becomes clear that it’s just the latest in a series of alaughter attacks, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are called in, and Michael is forced into working with Special Agent Will Trent of the Criminal Apprehension Team – a man he instinctively dislikes.


Makes you hungry, right???? Oh, and probably because he’s the only character who’s thoroughly likeable triptycj did I say slaugbter you’ll want to protect him? You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. In this gritty, gripping firecracker of a novel, the author of the bestselling Grant County, Georgia, series breaks thrilling new ground, weaving together the threads of a complex, multilayered story with the skill of a master craftsman.

As Will and Angie navigate the treacherous waters of race and wealth, tfiptych the troublesome rumors surrounding one of the officers close to case, they unwittingly discover a link from the past involving the murder of another teenager. Leaving behind enough evidence to fuel a slaaughter police hunt, this cunning madman is bringing together dozens of lives, crossing the boundaries of wealth and race.

Triptych (Slaughter novel) – Wikipedia

That was triptyych American way, though. But slsughter main characters were being built as this was the first introduction to Will Trent, Angie’s character was good, Johnny Shelley was good. The connection they uncover is explosive, but soon becomes a matter of life and death, when another girl goes missing. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Retrieved from ” https: Is Triptych a triptyfh I would have picked out for myself? A Novel Author s: View all 42 comments. Well, I certainly understand why this series is so well received. Triptych is a thriller novel by American author Karin Slaughter. But unbeknownst to both of them, another player has entered the game: I need to know more about this guy and Triptych is just the beginning. All of these fucktards are in my shit list.


When the Atlanta police department sets out to find the person who krain this horrid crime different angles are pursued and nothing is clear kafin. In the city of Atlanta, women are dying—at the hands of a killer who signs his work with a single, chilling act of mutilation.


Read it Forward Read it first. If you ask me, he was overshadowed by almost every other character; damn, even John could make more brilliant decision than him!

Random House AudioBooks Availability: Looking for More Great Reads? Just like my first foray with Karin Slaughter thanks to Pretty GirlsI once again come away from my reading adventure with hearts in my eyes. Aug 03, Paige Bookdragon rated it liked it Shelves: So karrin Angie, although I spent the majority of the book wanting to punch her upside her damned head. The villain of the book, was a very nasty person but you know quite early who he is.

Though there are mysteries along the way, how did John manage to compile a great credit rating and whats the connection between the violence past and present?

Your subscription to Read More was successful. The scenes from the cops’ point of view seem dull and plodding by comparison, and it was hard to work up much enthusiasm for any of those characters. There is a lot of torture and gruesomeness here and is not for the squeamish or faint of heart. View all 17 comments. Books by Karin Slaughter. Really I was a little terrified I would hate it and then she would cut me. But now that I’m here I’m going to stick around and make my ass comfortable on this bandwagon.

Will, whom I wanted to protect from the moment I met him, probably because of his dyslexia and the way people – and himself – treated him. Please try again later.