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ARE YOU THERE ALONE?: The Unspeakable Crimes of Andrea Yates

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A blow-by-blow—and many times the blows feel physical—account of Andrea Yates's murder of her five children and the trial that followed.O'Malley, who reported on the case for several magazines and for NBC's Dateline, starts with the murders and includes a long interview between Yates and a homicide detective that describes the crime in detail. It is stunning and very difficult to get beyond, as ... Read full review

Review: Are You There Alone? The Unspeakable Crime of Andrea Yates

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Carol Fitzgerald

If you've seen Mystic River, you know there's one moment that will never leave you. A young woman has been murdered. Sean Penn knows it's his daughter. But no one will tell him. And so he tries to bull his way to the body through a sea of uniformed cops who have no intention of letting him get through. The camera goes close on Penn: howling, struggling, quite literally flailing. And you think ... Read full review

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Review: Are You There Alone?: The Unspeakable Crime of Andrea Yates

User Review  - Panda - Goodreads

This woman had postpartum psychosis and a history of mental illness. Read full review

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