A Beautiful Child

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Penguin, Aug 2, 2005 - True Crime - 304 pages
45 Reviews
Sharon Marshall was a brilliant and beautiful student whose future was filled with promise. But her murderous, fugitive father had drawn her into a lifetime of deception that became one of the most baffling cases in the annals of American crime.
 

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User Review  - Rebecca McNutt - Goodreads

Detailed, haunting and vivid, this is one true crime book you'll never forget, telling the story of one girl's struggle to be normal and a case so disturbing that it was difficult to read at some parts. Read full review

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User Review  - Shaun - Goodreads

3.5 Pretty good as far as "true-crime" books go. Concise yet does a decent job of presenting the case in an interesting way that humanizes the victim(s). The story itself is a "best-seller" if only ... Read full review

Contents

ALASKA
COLORADO
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
IDAHO
IOWA
KENTUCKY
MASSACHUSETTS
MISSISSIPPI
SOUTH DAKOTA
UTAH
WASHINGTON
CANADA
THE AMECO ROSTER
CALIFORNIA
CONNECTICUT
MARYLAND

NEBRASKA
NEW MEXICO
NORTH DAKOTA
OREGON
MISSOURI
NEW YORK
WASHINGTON
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About the author (2005)

Matt Birkbeck is an award winning investigative journalist and author of A Deadly Secret: The Strange Disappearance of Kathie Durst. His work has appeared in Reader's Digest, People magazine, and The Philadelphia Inquirer, among others.

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