THIS WEEK IN JUNE

  1. Friday Jul 19 LINDA CASTILLO INTRODUCES AMISH MYSTERY FRIDAY, JULY 19; 7 PM LINDA CASTILLO will introduce, SHAMED, the newest book in her Kate Burkholder crime series set in both the worlds of the Amish and the English in Ohio. Chief of Police Kate Burkholder, a former member...
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LINDA CASTILLO INTRODUCES AMISH MYSTERY

FRIDAY, JULY 19; 7 PM

LINDA CASTILLO will introduce, SHAMED, the newest book in her Kate Burkholder crime series set in both the worlds of the Amish and the English in Ohio. Chief of Police Kate Burkholder, a former member of an Amish congregation, learns that an Amish grandmother has been murdered and her 7-year-old granddaughter is missing. The family is a pillar of the Amish community. But Kate soon realizes they’re keeping secrets—and the sins of their past may be coming back to haunt them. What are they hiding and why?

Linda Castillo “captures the land, the people who live there, the differences in Amish religions or “orders,’ and the moral complexities that can arise in difficult cases. This one also has a ticking-clock page-turning pace, because of the issues at hand with a missing child.”

Some other books in the series include A Gathering of Secrets, Down a Dark Road, Among the Wicked, After the Storm, and Sworn to Silence. Linda was raised in Arcanum, Ohio and lives now in Texas.

Linda will be joined "In Conversation" with Sharon Short who has recently published her historical novel, THE WIDOWS, under her pen name of Jess Montgomery.

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