Triptych is a thriller novel by American author Karin Slaughter. The first in her Atlanta series, the novel stars Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of. A longtime fan of her Grant County series, I was interested to see how Karin Slaughter would fare in her stand-alone effort Triptych. The story of an Atlanta serial. The first two books in the series are Triptych and Fractured. Later, Sara Linton from The Grant County Series joins the series, and also appears in Undone.

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Maybe it was Netflix. Oh, and probably because he’s the only character who’s thoroughly likeable and did I say karon you’ll want to protect him? As a one-off killing it’s shocking, but when it becomes clear that it’s just the latest in a series of similar attacks, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are called in, and Michael is forced into working with Special Agent Will Trent of the Criminal Apprehension Team – a man he instinctively dislikes.

She was like a Triptych. And Angie Polaski, a beautiful vice cop who was once Michael’s lover before she became his enemy.

I have NO idea why this mislabelling irritated me so much. When the Atlanta police department sets out to find the person who committed this horrid crime different angles are pursued and nothing is clear cut.


She seemed tough, invincible, cold, and sometimes bitchy on the outside, but soft, scarred, and vulnerable on the inside. Her Will Trent series, Grant County series, and standalone novel Cop Town are all in development for film and television. I just finished reading this book but the audio version i had didnt have the ending!! Trivia About Triptych Will Tr I’ve been feeling on the edge of vomiting from page one, and Will’s chapters were the only ones that could bring a tiny smile on my face.

You didn’t miss any important plot revelations: Preview — Triptych by Karin Slaughter. Speaking of broken, meet the female lead in this series Angie Polaski. We next hear from John Slaughtter, a convicted murderer who has just finished serving his time for the rape and murder of a high school girl while he himself was still in school.


That’s why we have rehab because some people need to have another wlaughter. Though the two have a hard time seeing eye to eye, they both have the same goal—stop the killer from murdering another girl.

Triptych (Slaughter novel) – Wikipedia

Its a dark mystery and thriller. Michael has just caught the case of the serial offender who is raping women and biting their tongues out. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. And Triptych is just another confirmation of this. I expected a lot from him, but he turned out to be the least important character here. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Atlanta, Georgia United States. Will has to rely on someone he didn’t expected to.

These characters are flawed, complicated, and have more layers than the triple decker cake I cut at my wedding.

You got me Karin Slaughter. But most importantly to meit seemed honest and walked the line of being graphic, unflinching, and unapologetic about it’s darkness without being overwrought or excessive. In this gritty, gripping firecracker of a novel, the author of the bestselling Grant County, Georgia, series breaks thrilling ttiptych ground, weaving triotych the threads of a complex, multilayered story with the skill of a master craftsman.

This story introduces us to Will Trent, a Georgia Bureau of Investigation specialist, who arrives in Atlanta after a string of murders involving teenage girls, catches his attention. Plotting, red herrings, character development, setting, history Though there are mysteries along the way, how did John manage to compile a great credit rating and whats the connection between the violence past and present?

I don’t understand why the title of this series has to be ‘Will Trent’. Will Trent spaughter at my heartstrings. The connection they uncover is explosive, but soon becomes a matter of life and death, when another girl goes missing. Leaving behind slaugter tortured past, Angie has made a life for herself, but she still finds it difficult rriptych have slaughtwr relationships. When Atlanta police detective Michael Ormewood is called out to a murder scene at the notorious Grady Homes, he finds himself faced with one of the the most brutal killings of his career: The beginning was very layered and surprising with the ending becoming a bit predictable but all in all I can happily recommend this for when you are on holiday or when you need a jolt to get out of a reading slump.


Karin Slaughter is on her game!

View all 7 comments. I really want more of Will Trent, Nobody would of cared about the death of Aleesha Monroe, the prostitute slain in the Atlanta Housing Project if the killer had not of bitten off her tongue. Makes you hungry, right???? Also by Karin Slaughter. Added to the mix is J Will Trent, an agent for the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, is teamed with Atlanta detective Michael Ormewood to investigate a series of brutal crimes in which someone is killing women and cutting out their tongues.

She was someone difficult to figure out. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel “[Karin Slaughter] writes with a razor… Triptych elevates her to the top of my list of favorite crime writers. Random House AudioBooks Availability: He’s the type of character that needs to have a second chance. Triptych is short on likeable characters, and Karin Slaughter doesn’t shy away from picturing gruesome violence on page, so perhaps don’t read it if that’s something that could trigger you.

Women are being killed in Atlanta.

Triptych (Will Trent, #1) by Karin Slaughter

View all 5 comments. I don’t know why it took me so long to actually open up this book. This article about a thriller novel of the s is a stub. The pieces of the puzzle were not coming together quick enough. The spoilers are a few things that didn’t make sense to me. With the investigation of the most recent murder underway, there are certain things that link it to past attacks and murders.