I appreciate how unique the book was and I'm always a sucker for anything true crime.
Dang paints compelling characters who perfectly capture that awkward stage between high school and adulthood when we are all just trying to figure out who we are. Set against the backdrop of a possible serial killer of course.
I didn't just read this book, I fed on it and consumed it. Which sounds super disturbing. But it was so good.
True crime is a genre I've been reading for along time, possibly even back to junior high? I'm an avid watcher of Dateline and sometimes 48 Hour Mysteries, but I just can't make myself watch 20/20. There's just something about it that is not good. Of course, like any good "murderino," I listen to My... Continue Reading →
Last year I was a HUGE My Favorite Murder fan. And I still do like the podcast, but I get bogged down sometimes in the dialogue surrounding the cases they cover. I mean, sometimes it can take 45 minutes to get to the featured stories for that week. I think this would matter less if... Continue Reading →
I'm a sucker for a good memoir. I love them! And it doesn't have to be a celebrity memoir or anything like that (although I've read some good celebrity memoirs too!). Memoirs just offer a snapshot into someone else's life in such a raw way. Sure, the book is edited by a professional and I'm... Continue Reading →