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ashesofabookdragon
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Pickpick

New Book Review is up! (LINK IN BIO)
#IllBeGoneInTheDark #MichelleMcNamara #GoldenStateKiller
My only thought at the end of this novel was that he was caught this year. He‘s caught. The tragic events cannot be undone, but justice can happen. I hope you see this Michelle from wherever beyond the rainbow bridge. I hope you see it and nod.
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#book #bookreview #bookworm #bookish #bibliophile #read #reader #bookblogger #truecrime #nonfiction

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Jess7
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What‘s your favorite #truecrime book? Mine is Helter Skelter! I started reading this true crime book from the library awhile ago and never finished it. Now that it‘s October and I have my own copy, I‘m hoping to get back into it and finally finish it. Have you read this book?

#illbegoneinthedark #thegoldenstatekiller #nonfiction #michellemcnamara #goldenstatekiller #eastarearapist #theoriginalnightstalker #TBR

AmyG Mine is Helter Skelter, too. This book is excellent. (edited) 1y
jillannjohn I liked this one. I was fascinated by the crazy amount of research she did. Currently reading Helter Skelter. 1y
Pamwurtzler I‘ve not read the tagged book, and don‘t think I could handle Helter Skelter, but I‘ve been fascinated for a while by this true crime - 1y
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Reviewsbylola I loved this one. I wish McNamara had been alive to see the killer caught. 1y
Reviewsbylola And I‘m a true crime junkie. It‘s hard to pick a favorite. HS is definitely top of the list. Another one Bugliosi wrote that I love is 1y
Reviewsbylola Also another must read for true crime is 1y
Jess7 I really liked In Cold Blood. I read it many years ago @Reviewsbylola 1y
Mem_ugh Such a a good one! 1y
Copwithabook I really enjoyed this novel. Thats saying something bc true crime has never interested me much (since it‘s what I do for a living). 1y
tracey38 I really want to read this one. This is a different cover than I've seen. Is it out in paperback now? 1y
Jess7 No, it‘s from book depository - I think it‘s the UK cover. @tracey38 1y
tracey38 @Jess7 gotcha! 1y
Acterry81 Devil‘s Knot by Mara Leveritt 1y
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somebooksaround
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This months bookclub read!!
Can‘t wait to start this one. So much surrounding this book, I‘m glad to read he work of such a passionate author. I hope she knows how much her book is revered💛📚
#illbegoneinthedark #michellemcnamara #thriller #truecrime #psychological #novel #tbr #listy #home #shelfie #bookclub

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RebeccaRoo7
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Who else has had to keep the lights on at night while reading this?? I'm halfway through "I'll Be Gone in the Dark" and it is beyond creepy and so well written. You should definitely only keep this as a daytime read. #michellemcnamara #truecrime #ssdgm #nonfiction #catsoflitsy

rather_be_reading 😂😂 2y
Tadams4 Your cat will protect you! 2y
RebeccaRoo7 @Tadams4 They aren't very good at that... 2y
KUBuckeye While reading this, I had a few nightmares and was getting pretty creeped out at night ... and then they caught him and I drove and walked by his house - nightmares stopped! Thus, I really can‘t even scratch the surface here of what all of the victims have had to endure. #ssdgm 2y
RebeccaRoo7 Yes, exactly!! There were multiple times where I had to put the book down and refocus my thoughts on something else. But even then...I could not. What a weird coincidence (or not) and no, I can't eithe!. He was/is a sick man. 1y
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Whatshereadnext
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My favourite book of 2018 (So far). Absolutely heart breaking...for every single victim and for the fact that Michelle Mcnamara can't be here to see some justice finally be served! Her writing style is beautiful and the guys who finished this book did a wonderful job of honouring the years of work she put into this! What a book. What a women. #murderino #mfm #thattruecrimelife #goldenstatekiller #ear-ons #gsk #michellemcnamara #books2018

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UnabridgedPod
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Pickpick

McNamara‘s investigation into the crimes and psychology of the Golden State Killer was engrossing, and her prose is stunning. The sections of memoir embedded within the investigation reveals the impact of her obsession on her own life. I highly recommend this book!

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Jess7
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My library hold for I‘ll Be Gone in the Dark just came in 😱 I think this will definitely have to be an audiobook I only listen to during the day and at work. 😂🤷🏻‍♀️🤓📖🎧

#truecrime #IllBeGoneInTheDark #MichelleMcNamara #librarybook #library #overdrive #audiobook

Vertabrain I literally read it in one sitting. 💕 2y
TiredLibrarian My (print) library hold came in today, too! Looking forward to it, but I have one I have to finish first. 2y
Crazeedi I read this on vacation, good book 2y
SledgeReader I‘m so far down on the list I may buy it......today at #Parnassus!!! 2y
britt_brooke This one freaked me the fuck out, but it‘s SO good!! I couldn‘t sleep right for about 3 weeks. I hate my brain!! 2y
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ericarobynreads
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I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara is an incredible book about a chilling case that will have you triple checking your doors and windows at night.

My full post: https://www.ericarobynreads.com/2018/05/book-review-ill-be-gone-in-dark.html?m=1

#truecrime #michellemcnamara

DReadsBooks I don't know if I could actually read this, I already have so much anxiety! 2y
ericarobynreads @DReadsBooks It‘s a tough one for sure!! 😨 2y
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Stellina
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I cannot wait to dive into this true crime novel! I grew up in Northern California when this guy was going around terrorizing our city and I remember clearly my mother being scared. I know for sure, the police had little to report then, so I'm more than intrigued now that the man has been arrested after decades.
#illbegoneinthedark #michellemcnamara #goldenstatekiller #eastsiderapist #truecrime #crime #novels #book #books #california

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YouReadMyEyes
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Authorities believe they‘ve caught the Golden State Killer, a 72 year old former police officer.

I need to read this book. I live in Sacramento, CA and this is big news here.

I think it‘s very sad that the author did not live to see his capture. I can only imagine that she played a huge role in keeping this story in the public eye and pressuring authorities to seek justice for these victims.

#Illbegoneinthedark #michellemcnamara #justice

Bostonmomx2 One of my very good family friends actually knows this guy from his Auburn PD cop days back in the 70s. I used to love in Citrus Heights in 88-89 or so and only moved back to the Tahoe area when a gal in my apt complex was raped. 2y
kricheal @Bostonmomx2 How crazy to be unknowingly close to this?! 2y
Cathythoughts The book is excellent. I‘m stunned to think he was just still living there all this time... 2y
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Crystalblu I did not realize this all had happened so close to my home. He was arrested 40 miles from my home! 2y
GingerAntics I love cold cases, and I love it even more when they get caught!!! This is just so intriguing to me. 2y
YouReadMyEyes @Bostonmomx2 Oh my gosh, that really hits home. Crazy. 2y
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