• "Karin Slaughter has never been better"

    Evening Standard
  • "This is the Slaughter formula at its most ­efficient"

    Sunday Times
  • "Heart-pounding. . . Slaughter brings the same raw energy and brutal violence that distinguishes her Grant County Series . . . to this new series with chilling results, while Trent and Mitchell, a pair of complex and deeply flawed heroes, will leave fans clamoring for the next installment"

    Publishers Weekly, starred review
  • "Startling twists . . . [The detectives'] quirky relationship--as much as the increasingly intriguing investigation--fuels this fun read"

  • "A superior crime novel . . . [Slaughter is] fiercely focused and one of the most talented young crime novelists"

    Washington Post