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Catherine Pelonero

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Alexandria, Virginia, The United States
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Catherine Pelonero is the author of Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and its Private Consequences, a nonfiction book about the notorious 1964 murder case. Kitty Genovese made both the New York Times and Amazon bestseller lists, reaching #10 on the New York Times Best Sellers in Crime & Punishment and #1 on Amazon in biography & memoir, Kindle edition.

As a true crime author and commentator, Catherine has appeared on episodes of the Emmy-winning series A Crime to Remember on Investigation Discovery, It Takes a Killer, Fox Files, and Murderous Affairs. She is a contributing writer for CrimeFeed.

Her new book, Absolute Madness: A True Story of a Serial Killer, Race, and a City Divided, is a nonfiction account of Joseph C
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Catherine Pelonero Thank you, Sunshine. I really appreciate that. I'm working on the next one now - another true crime, about a series of bizarre killings that happened…moreThank you, Sunshine. I really appreciate that. I'm working on the next one now - another true crime, about a series of bizarre killings that happened in Buffalo and New York City. It should be out later next year.(less)
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Years ago I came across a website with some old newspaper articles about the Kitty Genovese murder case. I was…more
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Years ago I came across a website with some old newspaper articles about the Kitty Genovese murder case. I was intrigued and decided I'd like to read a book about it, figuring there must be 3 or 4 since the case was so infamous. To my surprise I found there were no books about it, so essentially I ended up writing the book I wanted to read.(less)
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I'm honored that KITTY GENOVESE is at #1 on the Amazon Best Sellers List in true crime, Kindle ed. Heartfelt thanks to all my readers!Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and Its Private Consequences Read more of this blog post »
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“Elizabeth Moseley took the stand. She described her husband as a man who was always quiet and always thinking. She spoke of his meticulous neatness and his extreme shyness. He never undressed in front of her. Asked about their sexual relations, she said, “Well, at first it was normal or what you consider normal. Then later it was more what they describe as cunnilingus.” She said he needed it as a stimulus before intercourse.”
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dave wow that is one heck of an impressive resume :)


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