From Cradle to Grave

Front Cover
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, Apr 1, 1990 - True Crime - 373 pages
1 Review
She drove a school bus in Schenectady, New York. She even worked as a nurse's aide in a pediatric ward. But this seemingly normal woman killed her ninth child by smothering it and is suspected of doing the same to her other eight children--while escaping suspicion for more than a decade.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - TheStrawberryMoon - LibraryThing

This is a real depressing book! It's unbelievable how this woman could get by with killing 9 little babies and the authorities never being suspicious! Very informative! Read full review

From cradle to grave: the short lives and strange deaths of Marybeth Tinning's nine children

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

From 1972 to 1985, all the children of the Tinnings, a Schenectady, N.Y. couple, died in infancy. At first, friends and physicians assumed they were victims of "crib death'' or an inexplicable genetic ... Read full review



1 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1990)

Joyce Egginton is the author of six other books including the "New York Times" best-seller "From Cradle to Grave". For twenty years she was New York Correspondent for "The Observer" of London.

Bibliographic information