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Linda Castillo

Linda Castillo
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Linda Castillo is the New York Times bestselling author of the Kate Burkholder novels, including Sworn to Silence which was recently was adapted into a Lifetime Original Movie titled An Amish Murder starring Neve Campbell as Kate Burkholder. Castillo is the recipient of numerous industry awards including a nomination by the International Thriller Writers for Best Hardcover, the Daphne du Maurier Award of Excellence, and a nomination for the RITA. In addition to writing, Castillo’s other passion is horses. She lives in Texas with her husband and is currently at work on her next novel.

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July 8-18, 2018

Meet Linda Castillo as she reads from her new novel A Gathering of Secrets, from the Kate Burkholder mystery series.

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A Gathering of Secrets

A Gathering of Secrets

A deadly fire exposes the dark side of Amish life in A Gathering of Secrets, a harrowing new thriller in the New York Times bestselling series by Linda Castillo.

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A Gathering of Secrets

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

A deadly fire exposes the dark side of Amish life in A Gathering of Secrets, a harrowing new thriller in the New York Times bestselling series by Linda Castillo.

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Gone Missing

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

CHIEF OF POLICE KATE BURKHOLDER RETURNS IN GONE MISSING, A DEEPLY CHILLING NOVEL ABOUT A RITE OF PASSAGE GONE HORRIBLY WRONG FROM NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR LINDA CASTILLO.

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Sworn to Silence

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Now the subject of the Lifetime original movie, An Amish Murder

Sworn to Silence is the first in Linda Castillo's New York Times bestselling Kate Burkholder series.

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Down a Dark Road

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

**AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER**

In Down a Dark Road, the electrifying new thriller in Linda Castillo's New York Times bestselling...

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Among the Wicked

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

EVIL LURKS JUST BENEATH THE SURFACE IN AN ISOLATED AMISH COMMUNITY IN AMONG THE WICKED, THE LATEST ELECTRIFYING THRILLER FROM NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR LINDA CASTILLO.

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Only the Lucky

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Bucolic Painters Mill is plunged into darkness in this new short mystery, from the New York Times bestselling author of Among the Wicked, featuring Chief of Police Kate Burkholder.

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Her Last Breath

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

BONUS STORY INSIDE!

A hit-and-run accident tears an Amish community apart in this novel of breathless suspense from New York Times bestselling author Linda Castillo.

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Kate Burkholder: Three Novellas

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

From Linda Castillo, the New York Times bestselling author of SWORN TO SILENCE and AMONG THE WICKED, this collection of stories featuring Chief of Police Kate Burkholder combines three...

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Long Lost

Linda Castillo; read by Kathleen McInerney
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

From Linda Castillo, the New York Times bestselling author of SWORN TO SILENCE and GONE MISSING, comes LONG LOST: a powerful and moving story about a troubled young woman and a decades...

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Kate Burkholder: Three Novellas

Kate Burkholder: Three Novellas

Kathleen McInerney
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

From Linda Castillo, the New York Times bestselling author of SWORN TO SILENCE and AMONG THE WICKED, this collection of stories featuring Chief of Police Kate Burkholder combines three...

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Seeds of Deception

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

From the New York Times bestselling author of THE DEAD WILL TELL comes a new short story offering a glimpse into Chief of Police Kate Burkholder's past and her Amish roots.
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After the Storm

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

A NATURAL DISASTER SHEDS SOME LIGHT ON A DECADES-OLD MURDER IN THE LATEST THRILLER FROM NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR LINDA CASTILLO.

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The Kate Burkholder Series, Books 1-3

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

New York Times bestselling author Linda Castillo immerses readers in the world of the Amish in this chilling series that is equal parts fast-paced thriller and intriguing psychological puzzle.

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A Hidden Secret

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

When a baby-only hours old-is discovered on the Amish bishop's front porch in Painter's Mill, Ohio, Chief of Police Kate Burkholder is called in to investigate. The newborn is swaddled in an Amish...

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The Dead Will Tell

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

A Boston Globe Best Book of 2014

Everyone in Painters Mill knows the abandoned Hochstetler farm is haunted. But only a handful of the residents remember the terrible secrets lost...

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Long Lost

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

From Linda Castillo, the New York Times bestselling author of SWORN TO SILENCE and GONE MISSING, comes LONG LOST: a powerful and moving story about a troubled young woman and a decades...

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Breaking Silence

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

The New York Times bestselling series hailed as "gripping" (People magazine) and "compelling" (USA Today) returns with Police Chief Kate Burkholder called to the scene of a horrific...

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Pray for Silence

Kate Burkholder

Linda Castillo
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

One family. One horrific murder. An entire town under suspicion…

The Planks moved from Lancaster County Pennsylvania to the small Amish community of Painters Mill, hoping to resume...

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