LINDA CASTILLO is the New York Times bestselling author of the Kate Burkholder novels, including Sworn to Silence, which was recently adapted into a Lifetime Original Movie titled An Amish Murder. She is the recipient of numerous industry awards including a nomination by the International Thriller Writers for Best Hardcover, the Daphne du Maurier Award of Excellence, and a nomination for the RITA. In addition to writing, Castillo's other passion is horses. She lives in Texas with her husband.
Praise for A Gathering of Secrets:
"Magnetic."--People Magazine"A captivating story by a gifted storyteller." --The Washington Book Review
"Exquisitely plotted...a standout in a stellar series."--Associated Press
"An atmospheric thriller about fear, revenge, and the dark side of Amish life...Linda Castillo is a true master of suspenseful police procedurals." --Bustle"Riveting...Castillo's sensitive handling of her subject matter builds a nuanced, often troubling picture of insular, patriarchal communities in which silence allows predators to thrive."--Publishers Weekly
"Taut and troubling...Castillo renders crime fiction that shocks, soothes and examines the concept of justice."--Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star"Another rewarding crime novel that looks beyond the idealized image of the Amish."--Kirkus Reviews"Another strong entry in a New York Times best-selling series."--BooklistPraise for the Kate Burkholder novels:
"Murder in Amish country has a certain added frisson, and Castillo's the master of the genre." --People magazine"Thrilling...Castillo skillfully sets each scene, compelling readers to fear the raging stream, sense the tension in a room." --Publishers Weekly for Down a Dark Road
"[An] incisive and affecting series...a harrowing plot; a heroic and fully human protagonist; an ability to engage heart and mind; and a reminder that no place is immune from the intrusion of evil." --Richmond Times-Dispatch for Among the Wicked