Sworn to Silence
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.Some secrets are too terrible to reveal. Some crimes are too unspeakable to solve. . . .In Painters Mill, Ohio, the Amish and... show more
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.Some secrets are too terrible to reveal. Some crimes are too unspeakable to solve. . . .In Painters Mill, Ohio, the Amish and “English” residents have lived side by side for two centuries. But sixteen years ago, a series of brutal murders shattered the peaceful farming community. A young Amish girl named Kate Burkholder survived the terror of the Slaughterhouse Killer . . . but ultimately decided to leave her community.A wealth of experience later, Kate has been asked to return to Painters Mill as chief of police. Her Amish roots and big-city law enforcement background make her the perfect candidate. She’s certain she’s come to terms with her past—until the first body is discovered in a snowy field.Kate vows to stop the killer before he strikes again. But to do so, she must betray both her family and her Amish past—and expose a dark secret that could destroy her.
Publish date: March 15th 2011
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Mystery Thriller
, Christian Fiction
, Murder Mystery
, Amish Fiction
Series: Kate Burkholder (#1)
When a serial killer strikes bucolic Painters Mill, Ohio, the killer's signature -—Roman numerals ritualistically carved into each victim's abdomen- —matches the MO of four unsolved murders from 16 years earlier. Police chief Kate Burkholder, who's reluctant to dredge up the past, must keep secret t...
Kate Burkholder has a past, a secret she's been keeping since she was a kid, an innocent Amish kid. She was attacked and her actions appeared to stop the actions of a murderer. But now the murderer is back, the numbers carved into the bodies are going up and she's having to balance her past and her...
If being a female police chief and formerly Amish isn't enough to hinder Kate, then maybe having a HUGE secret about the present case will get in the way. Well, yes, it does, a bit. But only because she can't find the body! She's got her hands full with the Mayor and his cronies not supporting her. ...
Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo16 years ago a serial murderer/rapist was killed by one of his victims...or was he?In present day Painter's Mill Ohio; a community of approximately 6000 people and a third of them Amish, on one bitterly cold January night Officer T J Bank, while answering a call abo...
Herrlich. Das buch hat von vorne bis hinten Spaß gemacht. Die beschreibungen der Leichen haben mir zwar manchmal n bissel zugesetzt und sind nix für schwache Nerven aber das gehört ja dazu. Die Story war von Anfang an total spannend und ich hab sogar ne halbe Nachtschicht eingelegt weil ich unbeding...
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