by Tayari Jones
The “Leaving Atlanta” is a thriller, fiction, and murder novel that brings powerful insight into the true story of Atlanta’s serial murders of children. Leaving Atlanta is written by the author Tayari Jones. Tayari holds degrees from Spelman College, Arizona State University, and the University of Lowa. She is the author of four novels, including The Untelling, Silver Sparrow, An American Marriage, and Leaving Atlanta. Tayari Jones’s unique style and beautiful writing style are very evident throughout the reading. This story has many surprising twists and turns, and characters with secrets and depths that provide for some very satisfying revelations.