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You Never Have to Remember the Truth: The Nick Gugliatto Story

3.8 of 5 stars 3.80  ·  rating details  ·  10 ratings  ·  8 reviews
It was one of the most sensational murder cases in U.S. history. Lawrencia Bambi Bembenek, a former Playboy waitress and ex-Milwaukee police officer, was arguably railroaded and convicted of murder. When all hope of proving her innocence seemed lost, she planned a daring escape from a Wisconsin prison with her boyfriend, and together the lovers slipped into Canada under as ...more
Hardcover & eBook, first printing, 187 pages
Published April 5th 2012 (first published March 7th 2012)
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Rute Canhoto
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R. Brennan
I came into this book not really sure what to expect. It is the first memoir I have ever read, so I don't have any basis of comparison, nor reason to believe this would be the type of book I would enjoy. But, when I decided to make public my opinion about the things I read, I also decided it meant I would have to broaden my literary horizons. I would have to read something other than fiction.

I was absolutely pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoyed reading this story. As the description for th

How far would you go for the one you loved? Would you risk everything you had? Your job, family, freedom? Your life? You Never Have To Remember The Truth is the true story of a man who did just that: risk it all for the love he felt for one woman. Unfortunately, that risk would find him in trouble with the law and cost him more than he knew.

I was about 11 years old when the story hit the headlines. Lawrencia “Bambi” Bembenek, a former police officer from Milwaukee, was charged and convicted of
Sarah Butland
I've read Kelly's fictional work and thoroughly enjoyed it but was skeptical when she told me she was writing a biography. I was also worried that I knew nothing of Nick Gugliatto I needed to know to understand it. I shouldn't have been.

Kelly Moran composed Nick's story so simply and with compassion that I feel into it immediately. Never hearing of Lawrencia Bembenek's case I honestly trusted justice and thought her guilty as she was convicted of murder in 1981. Nick, I assumed to be one-sided,
Kelly Moran
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"According to Nick Gugliatto, there is a lot of truth that has never been told before. Conflicting statements made by the police, witnesses, and even Lawrencia, herself. Nick still maintains that he knows Lawrencia was not guilty, but he also knows Lawrencia knew far more about the murder than she let on. Just how much was she involved in? This is Nick’s story, his words, his truth, as told to award-wi
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An interesting story but the writing was rough at times.
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