A death in Canaan

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Dutton, 1976 - Fiction - 328 pages
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An account of the 1973 arrest and trial of eighteen-year-old Peter Reilly for the murder of his mother and of the community action that prevented a miscarriage of justice.

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User Review  - Sharon - Goodreads

Easy to read book. My aunts, uncles and cousins are central characters in the book (the Madows). I always knew the story since I was a little girl but never read the book. Finally did and it was worth it. Read full review

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A teen accused of murdering his wayward mum in their parked trailer in New England seems to be railroaded by the Authorities to prison. A heroine descends on the scene like a noir investigator in a ... Read full review


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