By Aphrodite Jones
Aphrodite Jones is without doubt one of the leader practitioners of the real crime style. --Baltimore Sun
Michael Peterson was once a embellished warfare veteran and bestselling novelist, his spouse Kathleen a high-powered govt and committed mom. They appeared to be the suitable couple, dwelling a dream life--until the tragic evening Michael stumbled on Kathleen on the backside of the steps in a pool of blood. He claimed her demise used to be an twist of fate. The prosecution positioned him in the back of bars. Then in a beautiful reversal, a pass judgement on gave him one other likelihood to face trial, whereas his young ones proclaimed his innocence. Aphrodite Jones attracts on particular interviews and nerve-racking new facts to replace this vintage real-life mystery of marriage, manipulation, and homicide.
"A vintage true-crime page-turner." --M. William Phelps
"A richly distinct and deeply researched story of a grasping, sociopathic killer." --Caitlin Rother, New York Times bestselling writer of Lost Girls
"Prepare your self for a trip right into a meticulous legal mind." --Corey Mitchell, writer of Savage Son
Includes sixteen Pages Of Dramatic Photos
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One Halloween I got twelve Baby Ruths. I had to be careful. " "Kids don't go much anymore. It's dangerous. " "I never liked apples. " "Baby Ruths," Gaudia remembered. "Where're we going? " "This is a creepy town. But it's got the best steak house in the state outside of Kansas City. Callaghan's. " "Yeah, I like steak. " "I think they've got surf and turf there. You want surf and turf, order it. " * * * Ralph Bales stood on the street corner, in the alcove of Missouri National Bank, watching the couple stroll under a dim streetlight, three of the four bulbs burnt out.
He started to walk away.
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A Perfect Husband by Aphrodite Jones