[Free eBook] The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden and the Trial of the Century Author Sarah Miller – Intimatenights.co.uk

The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden and the Trial of the Century GrUpIn , Lizzie Borden, a well to do young woman from Fall River, MA, went on trial for the brutal murder of her father and stepmother Miller lays out the facts of the case in painstaking detail, chapter by chapter Investigating newspaper reports and affidavits and providing historical context for modern readers, Miller crafts a superbly researched work that reads like a thriller and asks probing questions about media bias, sexism, and what lurks in the darkest recesses of the human heartLike a historical version of Law Order, the book chronologically reviews and defines the case in lively proseMiller presents the macabre subject matter so objectively that readers will find their opinions of Bordens criminal potential shifting from chapter to chapter The New York Times Book ReviewFans of the podcast Serial will find much to enjoy here, as each chapter reveals a new piece of the puzzle and examines it from every angle availableSure to be a hit with true crime fans everywhere School Library Journalstarred reviewThe high appeal topic will attract many readers, and the suspenseful account will have them trying to solve this still unresolved murder mystery Kirkus Reviewsan exhaustive look at the famous unsolved murders of August Miller relies on newspaper accounts and court transcripts to create lively scenes filled with authentic dialogue, making for a suspenseful crime story, which is all theintriguing for its lasting doubt Publishers Weekly



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