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Tawni O'Dell

Biography

Tawni O'Dell

Tawni O'Dell is the New York Times bestselling author of the critically acclaimed novels BACK ROADS, COAL RUN, SISTER MINE, FRAGILE BEASTS and ONE OF US. She was born and raised in the coal-mining region of Western Pennsylvania. 

Books by Tawni O'Dell

by Tawni O'Dell - Fiction, Mystery, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

When a girl is beaten to death, Chief Dove Carnahan is faced with solving the worst crime of her law enforcement career. She identifies the young lady as a daughter of the Truly family, a notoriously irascible dynasty of rednecks and petty criminals. During her investigation, the man convicted of killing Dove’s mother years earlier is released from prison. Still proclaiming his innocence, he approaches Dove with a startling accusation and a chilling threat that forces her to face the parallels between her own family’s trauma and that of the Trulys.