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Matt Birkbeck

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Matt Birkbeck is an award-winning investigative journalist and critically acclaimed author. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Reader's Digest, Boston Magazine and the Philadelphia Inquirer. He is the author of "The Quiet Don," the best-selling book on Mafia boss Russell Bufalino. He also authored
"Deconstructing Sammy," the 2008 page-turner on the life and death of Sammy Davis Jr. which the New York Times called "Sensational," and "A Beautiful Child," the heartwrending account of a brilliant yet mysterious young woman and the man she called her father. Birkbeck also wrote "A Deadly Secret," the true account of Robert Durst, the New York real estate scion accused of three murders, and he also coauthored "Till Death

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A Beautiful Child
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Picture It's been ten years since the publication of A Beautiful Child and the one enduring question that had yet to be answered is "who was Sharon Marshall?"

There are thousands of readers around the worldwho've asked me that question, while many at organizations such as the Doe Network have tried toconduct their own searches. Readers sent names of missing children wto me, and I forwarded them to eith... Read more of this blog post »
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