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Grave Accusations: A True Story of Lies, Family Secrets, and Death

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A shotgun blast blows away beautiful thirty-one-year-old Monica Dunn, the mother of three young daughters, in the bedroom of her suburban home. Her husband stands only feet away from her. Is it suicide or murder?

Police officer Paul Dunn is suspected of killing his estranged wife. Maintaining his innocence, he is ostracized by his fellow officers and friends, is condemned b
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published February 16th 2004 by St. Martin's True Crime (first published 2001)
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 PuMbA's MoMmy*•.♥.•*
This book was very one sided. I guess because the author straight out said in the end of the book she believes in Paul's innocense.

I think Monica did kill herself. Who writes a letter like she did and then dies a few days later as she planned? Too much of a coinsidence if you ask me. I do also feel bad for Paul if this is what happened. But I don't like the way the author bad mouthed Monica either about how her ego was and just bad stuff said all around. I think it is not fair because she is not
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Joanne
May 05, 2009 Joanne rated it liked it
The book was deinitely one sided (the accused collaborated with the author), but there is some merit to how Monica was killed when you just look at the "facts" presented. She was presented as a very self centered, flirtatious and vain about her appearances. Some of the ballistic testimony wasn't that interesting to read and repeated in multiple chapters of the book. I also found two typos in the copy I read! Not one of the better true crime stories I read (have read a few by Ann Rule), but since ...more
Eva Leger
May 19, 2009 Eva Leger rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Jeannie
Recommended to Eva by: bookstore
Shelves: b-true-crime
This was pretty good. I read this a long time ago so I can remember only a little of the details. Reading the description I remember more but not enough to make a full review.
I do recommend it however, it was a good quick one.
Suzie Flohr
Jun 22, 2013 Suzie Flohr rated it liked it
this was ok, but Im glad we found out he didn't do it.
Deidara
Apr 03, 2009 Deidara rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Those who like mystery/murder
Recommended to Deidara by: My Mother
Paul was proven innocent. Monica committed suicide, I knew it all along! How can those detectives be so...silly?
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