Mortal Danger and Other True Cases

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Wheeler Pub., 2008 - True Crime - 613 pages
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A compilation of real-life crime stories focuses on cases about family members, spouses, lovers, friends, and others whose trustworthy fa­cades hid murderous and violent secrets.

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User Review  - Barb_H - LibraryThing

So compelling. I could not put it down. There is just something about Ann Rule's true crime novels that just grip me and suck me right on in. They give me the creeps, and they are sad and disturbing, and yet I just can not get enough. Read full review

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User Review  - TamiHindes - LibraryThing

This is the best Ann Rule book I've read. I felt that in her other true-crime books, her writing was stilted and dry. It was hard to get involved in the stories and worse yet, hard to care about the ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Ann Rule was born on October 22, 1931 in Lowell, Michigan. She received a bachelor's degree from the University of Washington in creative writing, with minors in psychology, criminology and penology. She began writing for magazines including True Detective, Master Detective, Inside Detective, Front Page Detective, and Office Detective in 1969. During her lifetime, she wrote more than 30 books including The Stranger Beside Me; Green River, Running Red; Practice to Deceive; Ann Rule's Crime Files series, and Lying in Wait. She died on July 26, 2015 at the age of 83.

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