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Metamorphosis of a Criminal

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Hardcover, 438 pages
Published January 28th 1972 by Hart Pub. Co (first published 1972)
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Ineresting way to see into the mind of a career criminal/serial killer - through his own words. Great for mystery/thriller writing research.
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I enjoyed the book and it was a quick read. I didn't want to put it down. Ed paints a picture of himself as a reformed criminal whom only did petty crimes however other research and even his own confessions later on in life paint him as a murderer. Some of the statements in the book seem far fetched but it's an autobiography so obviously the author is biased.

I picked up the book on a recommendation of a friend who believes Edwards is involved with the Steven Avery Case. Just the book as a stand
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Edward Wayne Edwards was a convicted American serial killer. Edwards is known to have murdered five people: two in Ohio in 1977, two in Wisconsin in 1980, and one in Ohio in 1996. He was not apprehended for murder until 2009.

In 1967 after being paroled from Leavenworth for robbery, he claimed to be reformed, married, and became a motivational speaker on the subject of his reform. Edwards then appe
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