Book Review | The Trial of Lizzie Borden

I was a strange kid who was fascinated by both space and weird historical events. One of those weird historical events was the Borden murders. I don’t remember the first time I learned about them – I probably heard the rhyme and looked it up – but I’ve been interested ever since. Obviously, I couldn’t […]

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Book Review | I’ll Be Gone in the Dark

If you read the news, you have probably heard of Michelle McNamara’s I’ll Be Gone in the Dark. It is a true crime novel about the man known who started out as the East Area Rapist and became the serial killer McNamara dubbed the Golden State Killer. I am fascinated by true crime and serial killers, […]

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Book Review | The Fact of a Body

It’s been a while since I’ve read a true-crime book (I think the last one was Helter Skelter). But since I’ve been binge-watching crime documentaries lately, I thought it was time. One that kept popping up was a fairly recent publication, The Fact of a Body by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich. I was intrigued by the idea of combining true […]

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Book Review | A Good Month for Murder

My experience with true crime books is very limited; I have only read one other that covers modern crime: Vincent Bugliosi’s Helter Skelter (read my review here). Despite that, I am very interested in true crime (I have marathoned my fair share of ID shows, and wrote my undergrad thesis on Jack the Ripper). I love […]

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