Triptych

Triptych

In the city of Atlanta, women are dying—at the hands of a killer who signs his work with a single, chilling act of mutilation. Leaving behind enough evidence to fuel a frenzied police hunt, this cunning madman is bringing together dozens of lives, crossing the boundaries of wealth and race. And the people who are chasing him must cross those boundaries too. Among them is Michael Ormewood, a veteran detective whose marriage is hanging by a thread—and whose arrogance and explosive temper are threatening his career. And Angie Polaski, a beautiful vice cop who was once Michael's lover before she became his enemy.

But another player has entered the game: a loser ex-con who has stumbled upon the killer's trail in the most coincidental of ways—someone who may be the key to breaking the case wide open...

Title:Triptych
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780385339469
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    Triptych Reviews

  • Val ?? Shameless Non-Snowflake ??

    3.5 StarsThe beginning of this book was absolutely brilliant. It's hard to explain without ruining it for someone who hasn't read it yet, but the way Slaughter set the tone and your beliefs regarding ...

  • PirateSteve

    Triptych. A three panel painting or photograph. Generally a large center panel with a hinged smaller panel on either side. The three panels combined may display one larger view, three different views ...

  • Meredith ( on Semi-Hiatus until February)

    “Three canvases hinged together to make one image when it was open, another image when it was closed.”Three perspectives. Three different versions of the same event. When brought together they pai...

  • Beverly

    Wow! Thanks Goodreads friends for recommending this fine mystery. Will Trent is my new favorite. Sorry Jackson Brodie. A shout-out to PiirateSteve who wrote a very nice poem about the 3rd book in the ...

  • Matthew

    I will start by saying that Karin Slaughter is a pretty darn good thriller writerI will follow that by saying she goes to some pretty dark and disturbing places. I almost feel bad enjoying her stories...

  • Virginie

    Really glad I finally started the Will Trent series!Having finished the Grant County series this year, I was looking forward to read this book. I am not disappointed, it was really good! I just love h...

  • ?Sharon?

    This was another first for me. It was my first crime thriller and my first book by Karin Slaughter. Is Triptych a book I would have picked out for myself? Probably not but that is the beauty of Goodre...

  • A.

    4 Stars OMG that beginning was AMAZING!It literally knocked me off my feet. I had to go back and read it all over again. I thought I'd missed something.Sadly, for such a kickass beginning, the rest of...

  • Miriam Smith (A Mother?s Musings)

    Wow!!!! I only wish I could give this book "Triptych" 6 stars as in my opinion this is one hell of a story and definitely my type of book! This is a no holes barred book that is gritty, gruesome, high...

  • Julie

    Triptych by Karin Slaughter is a 2006 Delacorte Press publication. I have read other books by this author, but somehow, I never got around to the Will Trent series. With a new installment slated for ...