Books written by Laura Tillman

The Long Shadow of Small Ghosts

Scribner | April 11, 2017 | 256 pages
“A haunted, haunting examination of mental illness and murder in a more or less ordinary American city…Mature and thoughtful…A Helter Skelter for our time, though without a hint of sensationalism—unsettling in the extreme but written with confidence and deep empathy” (Kirkus Reviews,... More Info

The Long Shadow of Small Ghosts

Scribner | April 5, 2016 | 256 pages
In Cold Blood meets Adrian Nicole LeBlanc’s Random Family: A harrowing, profoundly personal investigation of the causes, effects, and communal toll of a deeply troubling crime—the brutal murder of three young children by their parents in the border city of Brownsville, Texas. On March 11, 2003,... More Info