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.
**The instant New York Times bestseller** Praise for Shamed: The tension mounts... a gripping conclusion... Castillo's latest, following A Gathering of Secrets, is another violent, fascinating story. --Library Journal "Castillo captures Kate's empathic understanding of Amish culture...readers looking for a fierce-female-fronted procedural should check out Castillo's best-selling series, from the get-go." --Booklist "Electrifying...more than one twist propels the plot to its dramatic conclusion...a morally complex tale." --Publishers Weekly Praise for A Gathering of Secrets: Exquisitely plotted...a standout in a stellar series. --Associated Press "Magnetic." --People magazine An atmospheric thriller about fear, revenge, and the dark side of Amish life...Linda Castillo is a true master of suspenseful police procedurals. --Bustle A captivating story by a gifted storyteller. --The Washington Book Review "Riveting." --Publishers Weekly "Another rewarding crime novel that looks beyond the idealized image of the Amish."--Kirkus Reviews