Karin Slaughter is the New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty instant New York Times bestselling books, including the Edgar-nominated Cop Town and standalone novels The Good Daughter, Pretty Girls, and Girl, Forgotten. She is published in 120 countries with more than 40 million copies sold across the globe. Pieces of Her is a #1 Netflix original series starring Toni Collette and the popular Will Trent Series became an ABC TV show in 2023. Slaughter is the founder of the Save the Libraries project– a nonprofit organization established to support libraries and library programming. A native of Georgia, she lives in Atlanta.