Shamed Book 11 Book 11 of Kate Burkholder

By Linda Castillo

In this riveting thriller from New York Times bestselling author Linda Castillo, a devastating murder exposes an Amish family’s dark past.


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The peaceful town of Painters Mill is shattered when an Amish grandmother is brutally murdered on an abandoned farm. When Chief of Police Kate Burkholder arrives on the scene, she learns that the woman’s seven-year-old granddaughter, Elsie, is gone, abducted in plain sight. the girl’s family is a pillar of the Amish community, well-respected by all. 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? Kate knows time is her enemy–the longer the girl is missing, the less likely her safe return becomes.

Kate’s investigation brings her to an isolated Old Order Amish settlement along the river, a community where family is everything and tradition is upheld with an iron fist. But the killer is close behind, drawing more victims into a twisted game of revenge. Left at each new crime scene are cryptic notes that lead Kate to a haunting and tragic secret. What she uncovers threatens to change everything she thought she knew about the family she’s fighting for, the Amish community as a whole–and her own beliefs.

As time to find Elsie runs out, Kate faces a harrowing choice that will test her convictions and leave one family forever changed.

Category: Genre: Christian Fiction, Fiction, Mystery & Sci-Fi sku: 9781250763204

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Weight 8.8 oz
Dimensions 8.3 × 5.49 × .89 in