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View all 3 comments. Jenny’s autopsy reveals years of abuse, female genital mutilation and self-harming.
Book Review: Kisscut (Karin Slaughter)
Languages Deutsch Italiano Edit links. When Jenny notices Jeffrey she tells him to either shoot her, or she will shoot Mark. Sara Linton and her ex-husband finally seem to be moving on from his infidelity. Unfortunately, by this point, I don’t have much left to take off.
Wlaughter was also supportive of Jeffrey despite his attitude. There is something in Mark that immediately calls to Lena, but she is unsure what it is.
He wants her to talk to a Pastor in their church, Dave Fine, to get some counselling but she constantly finds excuses to not go. I always like to see how people and events are connected, so on the whole, I found Kisscut to be a good page-turner. He had widened his repertoire of punishments by then, so I got more than a kicking. The children surrounding the victim close ranks.
And what seems at first to be a terrible but individual catastrophe kissct to have wider implications when the autopsy reveals evidence of long-term abuse and ritualistic self-mutilation. Four stars and I only dropped the last star because of the slow build-up to the real action. So at the time, the Salvation Army store with the shelves of 5-cent paperbacks and the public library were my hangouts of safety.
Kisscut by Karin Slaughter – Penguin Books Australia
Aptly named novelist Slaughter Blindsighted brings back her horribly scarred cast of Grant County, Ga. A lot of people need their delusions.
Jenny’s body is covered in cuts and scars from self harm and other forms of abuse leading to revelations that the town could never even have imagined. See more of my reviews at www. All one can do is increase their odds slaughtrr survival and success with what they know and possess right now, and hope they end up on the right side of the curve of statistical ‘luck’.
I think a lot of stuff happens naturally without people or a god having been instrumental. Lena, Lena, Kisscuut, sometimes I like her sometimes I want to take her and shake her. Is there hope for him and Sara? The book opens explosively.
Others spent decades of their lives on Welfare; some families went back three generations on Welfare. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Her Will Trent series, Grant County series, and standalone novel Cop Town are all in development for film and television.
There is a paradigm of reality which cannot be bridged. You are commenting using your WordPress. Sara Linton, small town paediatrician and coroner, is a worthy serial heroine.
You are commenting using your Twitter account. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Doughnut judge me for my sweet tooth. No one will know if you read it, thought about it, or what you thought about it, unless you talk about it.
The Daily Tay Just blogging it larin. Second in the Grant County series, Kisscut kept me up over my weekend until I finished it, that is typical Karen Slaughter. Everyone was very religious, mostly Protestants. If it is too terrible to contemplate, no one will know about either your lack of slauhgter or belief or if you were triggered. To me, I think their mother was a horror, too.
Based on my experience with books 1 and 2, the stationary characters in this series have an ongoing storyline that may be enjoyed best by reading in order. So it must have kept me interested, right?