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A New Trial
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Sort order. Start your review of The Alice Crimmins Case. I read this because it was the case the absolutely brilliant novel, Little Deaths, was based upon.
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This was first-rate true crime, throwing the reader into the period, a fascinating case, and the mystery surrounding it. I feel like I don't know any more than I did about this case than I did before starting this book. There was a lot of build up with no conclusion. There really aren't enough details of this case to make a book out of it, and I think the presumption of Alice's guilt has more to do with the assumptions of the time being promiscuous equates with being a murderer than of any actual evidence.
The writing was good and suspenseful, and I don't really feel like it was the writer's fault tha 3. The writing was good and suspenseful, and I don't really feel like it was the writer's fault that this ended up being lack lustre - it's just a lack of information. Feb 24, Kim rated it it was amazing Shelves: true-stories.
I didn't know this book existed. Aug 11, Carol Jean rated it it was ok.
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I read this only because Little Deaths raised so many issues of practicality for me. It's a fairly clear, though extravagantly padded, account of the case. It's also rather clumsily written. Feb 03, Kimberly Wells rated it it was amazing Shelves: true-crime. I had heard about this trial and wanted to know more. It is a fascinating story about the mysterious murder of two children that disappeared from their bedroom and the investigation that followed.
It appears that the detectives in took one look at the children's mother, who did not fit their version of what they thought she should be, and made up their mind on the spot. They believed that good mothers did not live the way she did. The main participants in the investigation would be right at I had heard about this trial and wanted to know more. The main participants in the investigation would be right at home in a hard-boiled detective novel even Sam Spade shows up briefly.
The author has a compelling writing style and I got quickly pulled in.
It is hard say you enjoyed a book that is about the tragic death of two little kids, but it is engrossing and gives the reader a close look at how much things have changed in investigations and attitudes toward women over the years even between the time of the crime and when the book was published in She is also eligible for weekend furloughs, according to the spokesman, who said that such furloughs were granted each weekencj as a matter of course. Crimmins reported them missing in July, Tried in and convicted of manslaughter in her daughter's death, Mrs.
Grace won a new trial in and was again found guilty of manslaughter. At the same time.
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