The Kate Burkholder series is a series of crime thriller novels by American author Linda Castillo. The series is set in Amish country, Ohio where police chief Kate Burkholder must re-visit to her Amish roots.


Linda Castillo is an American author of crime thrillers, romantic suspense and other romance novels. Her recent series is the Kate Burkholder series. Linda grew up in Ohio, but now resides in Texas. She enjoys riding horses in her spare time.