Della's Web: A True Story of Marriage and Murder

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Pocket Star Books, 1998 - Fiction - 338 pages
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Cincinnati heart surgeoun Darryl Sutorious was spellbound, convinced he'd found the perfect wife. With bewitching hazel eyes and exquisite clothes, Cante Britteon seemed to have stepped straight out of Vogue and into his arms. But their honeymoon didn't last long. Beneath Dante's china-doll facade lured a sceretive, dangerous woman, a man-hater born as Della Faye Hall, whose four previous marriages had been spiced with butcher knives, pistols, vandalized house and lover set on fire, according to the men she ensnared. And by the time Darryl—haunted by his own impotence—summoned the strength to demand out of the marriage, Della Faye was only too happy to oblige: with a bullet to the brain.
In this stunning book, New York Times bestselling author Aprodite Jones traces the intricate web of this fiendishly calculating sexual con artist. From Della Faye Hall's strange childhood to her violent marriages, from the police investigation to the murder trial, this is the shocking story of a suburban femme fatale, a gold-digger driven by jealousy and greed to torture her husband to death.

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User Review  - dara85 - LibraryThing

Della (Dante) had been married four times. She was a social climber, always looking for someone who could provide for her expensive taste. She joined a dating service and met Dr. Darryl Sutorius, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Karin Coppernoll - Goodreads

A so-so retelling of the true story of a woman who murdered her husband and manipulated many more men. Read full review

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Aphrodite Jones is the New York Times bestselling author of All She Wanted, slated to be a major motion picture starring Drew Barrymore, as well as Cruel Sacrifice and The FBI Killer, which was made into an ABC-TV movie titled Betrayed by Love starring Patricia Arquette. She began her professional writing career at age twenty-one with a nationally syndicated column for United Features Syndicate. A published journalist for seventeen years, she has also worked as a radio news director, lectured about writing as an assistant professor of English, and for the last seven years has devoted herself to human-interest and hard-news stories. Born in Chicago, raised in New York, and schooled in Los Angeles, Jones now works out of her studio in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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