By Linda Castillo
Whilst a twister tears via Painters Mill and finds human is still, leader of Police Kate Burkholder unearths herself tasked with the accountability of determining the bones--and notifying the family members. proof fast emerges that the dying was once no twist of fate and Kate unearths herself plunged right into a thirty 12 months outdated case that takes her deep into the Amish group to which she as soon as belonged.
Meanwhile, turmoil of an emotional and private nature moves on the very center of Kate's budding courting with kingdom agent John Tomasetti. A truth that traces their fragile new like to the verge of collapse and threatens the safe haven they've outfitted for themselves--and their future.
Under siege from an unknown assailant--and her personal own demons--Kate digs deep into the case purely to find facts of an unbelievable atrocity, a plethora of kinfolk secrets and techniques and the lengths to which individuals will visit guard their very own.
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After the Storm (Kate Burkholder, Book 7) by Linda Castillo