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Karin Slaughter Named As 2015 Keynote Speaker

The Writers’ Police Academy is extremely pleased to announce author Karin Slaughter as our 2015 guest of honor.

Karin is the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author of fourteen thrillers, including Cop Town, Unseen, Criminal, Fallen, Broken, Undone, Fractured, Beyond Reach, Triptych, Faithless, and the e-original short stories “Snatched” and “Busted.” She is a native of Georgia. Her next stand-alone novel, Pretty Girls, is due out in July 2015.

The WPA congratulates Karin for a just-announced Edgar nomination (Best Novel) for her book Cop Town.

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