Karin Slaughter signs books at the National Book Festival. International best-selling author Karin Slaughter has been writing novels and short stories since she was a child growing up in a small Georgia town. Her Grant County series consists of “Blindsighted,” “Kisscut,” “A Faint Cold Fear,” “Indelible” and “Faithless.” Her newest book, “Broken,” (Random House) is the third to feature Special Agent Will Trent. Besides finding a home on The New York Times best-seller list, her books have been a Book Sense Top Mystery Pick and an International Book-of-the-Month Club selection.
The 10th annual National Book Festival, organized and sponsored by the Library of Congress, was held on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Jeff Malet).