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The Millionaire's Wife: The True Story of a Real Estate Tycoon, his Beautiful Young Mistress, and a Marriage that Ended in Murder

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The Millionaire's Wife

Cathy Scott

The beloved son of Holocaust survivors, forty-nine-year-old George Kogan grew up in Puerto Rico before making his way to New York City, where he enjoyed great success as an antiques and art dealer. Until one morning in 1990, when George was approached on the street by an unidentified gunman—and was killed in cold blood.

Before the shooting,
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ebook, 256 pages
Published March 27th 2012 by St. Martin's True Crime
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Robert M. Brilliant
Book shows unethical methods gov uses to wincases

Very possible the wife was really innocent
No one will ever really know
Very well written. Almost spellbinding
Worth the read
Good book. Goodwriter
Amy Day
Apr 13, 2014 Amy Day rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Another interesting true crime. After 20 years of investigation, money gone, and health deterioration, a plea bargain finally captures the wife. The actual shooter was never caught. So much more interesting too me than fiction
Destinys
Nov 08, 2013 Destinys rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Cathy Scott's The Millionaire's Wife is a true story of George Kogan death and his betrayal of his wife, Barbara Kogan. This investigation went on for more than 20 years. A exciting read that lets you into the minds of many who were involved. Barbara Kogan, still has no remorse in how her husband died. The devastating hurt that was left on both sides of the family for all those years of unsettled emotions is still very raw to this day. Barbara Kogan leaves you with a dreaded sick feeling in your ...more
Ronnie Cramer
Starts off okay, but ends up getting fragmented and disjointed.
Elizabeth
Mar 30, 2014 Elizabeth rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: true-crime
The usual story of money, greed, and sex. However, it took a long time to come to trial so the wife early got away with it.
Stephanie
Mar 23, 2013 Stephanie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I almost gave it 5 stars, but something held me back. It was really well written and shared a lot of facts. I just wish it wouldn't have glamourized Kogan's affair so much and his mistress. But it was a pretty fair portrayal to both parties.
Sandy
Jan 20, 2013 Sandy rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is the story of a rich man who was murdered by a hit man his wife hired.
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Cathy Scott, a Los Angeles Times bestselling author, investigative veteran journalist and blogger for Psychology Today, has written eleven books. Her work has appeared in New York Times Magazine, Los Angeles Times, Reuters and Las Vegas Sun. Best known for penning The Killing of Tupac Shakur and Murder of a Mafia Daughter, she taught journalism for five years at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas ...more
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