Murder in Little Egypt

Front Cover
Morrow, 1989 - True Crime - 340 pages
10 Reviews
The shocking story of a family doctor from the region of southern Illinois known as Little Egypt who murdered two of his grown sons to gain the money from life insurance policies he held. 8 pages of photos. Ex-wife and one surviving son will tour nine cities.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Review: Murder in Little Egypt

User Review  - Susan Gaska - Goodreads

This is a true story, and it sounds like a very interesting one, but you know what is going to happen so it's up to the author to make you want to get there. The author failed. I started off ... Read full review

Review: Murder in Little Egypt

User Review  - Susan Sprouse - Goodreads

Non-fiction. Interesting, disturbing main character. New section of the country for me to learn about. Read full review


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3

25 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1989)

An essayist for The New Yorker and recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Ernest Hemingway Award.

Bibliographic information