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John Edward Robinson was a 56-year-old grandfather from rural Kansas. An entrepreneur and Eagle Scout, he was even honored as "Man of the Year" at a Kansas City charity. To some of the women he met on the Internet, he was known as Slavemaster--a sexual deviate with a taste for sadomasochistic rituals of extreme domination and torture ... even killing.

Masquerading as a phil...more
ebook, 256 pages
Published April 1st 2007 by St. Martin's True Crime (first published February 1st 2005)
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After finding this book in a book donation drive for my Kiwanis club, it looked interesting enough to 'borrow' and then return to the club. However, it wasn't what I expected it to be.

After reading True Crime novels by literary masters like Capote, this book left a lot to be desired. Although the events in the book are tragic and horrible (and sadly completely true), the telling of this tale was so poor it was difficult to get through only 240 page book.

I'm still deciding it if it was how the f...more
Abrielle Tolle
There wasn't a lot about the actual murders. More about how he captured his victims and a long section on his previous cons. It was pretty good though. I finished in only two days. I also really liked suzette's friend "Crystal" She was the most interesting to read about.
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English-born John Glatt is the author of Lost and Found, Secrets in the Cellar, Playing with Fire, and many other bestselling books of true crime. He has more than 30 years of experience as an investigative journalist in England and America. Glatt left school at 16 and worked a variety of jobs—including tea boy and messenger—before joining a small weekly newspaper. He freelanced at several English...more
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