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  • Published: 17 October 2013
  • ISBN: 9781448149193
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 20
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Necessary Women and The Mean Time (Short Stories)


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Two thrilling digital short stories in one for Halloween from the No.1 bestselling author of the Will Trent novels.

Two thrilling digital short stories in one for Halloween from the No.1 bestselling author of the Will Trent novels.

Necessary Women: She was fourteen when she watched mother die. With her mother gone, her father told her she had to be the woman of the house. And then he went away for six months. Now she’s got a surprise for him.

The Mean Time: It’s a hot summer’s day and twelve-year-old Peanut and her cousins are being driven into town on the back of a trailer drawn by Uncle Toby in his tractor. It’s Peanut’s ‘mean time’ age and she’s about to do something she’ll regret.

  • Pub date: 17 October 2013
  • ISBN: 9781448149193
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 20

About the Author

Karin Slaughter

Karin Slaughter grew up in a small south Georgia town and has been writing short stories and novels since she was a child. She is the author of the international bestselling Grant County and Will Trent novels and the novella Martin Misunderstood. She is also the editor of and contributor to Like A Charm, a collaboration of British and American crime fiction writers. She lives in Atlanta.

To find out more visit www.karinslaughter.com

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Praise for Necessary Women and The Mean Time (Short Stories)

“Slaughter takes us to the deep, dark places other novelists don't dare to go.”

Tess Gerritsen

“Slaughter is one of the most riveting writers in the field today.”

Sunday Express

“Slaughter knows exactly when to ratchet up the menace.”

Daily Express

“Slaughter's plotting is relentless, piling on surprises and twists.”

Guardian

“Slaughter's shock tactics don't allow the reader to relax for a single moment.”

The Times


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