Our Little Secret: The True Story of a Teenager Killer and the Silence of a Small New England Town

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Penguin, May 4, 2010 - True Crime - 304 pages
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The true story of a teenage killer and the silence of a small New England town.

For twenty years Daniel Paquette's murder in New Hampshire went unsolved. It remained a secret between two high school friends until Eric Windhurst's arrest in 2005. What was revealed was a crime born of adolescent passion between Eric and Daniel's stepdaughter, Melanie- redefining the meaning of loyalty, justice, and revenge.
 

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On November 9, 1985 Danny Paquette was murdered, on August 21, 2006 his murderer pleaded guilty to second degree murder. This book is the account of a secret kept for twenty years. The reasons were ... Read full review

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The book tends to bounce around a bit. And some of the details are inaccurate. But mostly it gives the reader a sense of being there during the unfolding of this case. Decent read.

Contents

Part One THE MURDER OF DANNY PAQUETTE
On a November Morning in New Hampshire
The Gypsy
A Troubled Life
A Magic Bullet
Roads Diverged in a Wood
It Runs in the Family
Bad Blood
Everyone Comes Home Eventually
The Letters
Persons of Interest
Guilty Feelings
Part Three THE HAIL MARY
The Chief
The Investigator
Tell Me the Truth

You Cant Go Home Again
It Will All Work
Part Two THE WHITE KNIGHT
The New Girl
The Captain
Bury the Truth
Best Friends
Live Free or
Everybody Dies for a Reason
Rumor and Innuendo
Part Four NOTHING IS AS IT SEEMS
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