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Dead Reckoning
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May 20, 2013
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May 30, 2013
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One of the more horrible and hateful crimes that I have read about.

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What Members Thought

♥ Marlene♥
May 10, 2011 rated it really liked it
This is a case that will haunt me. The way these people were murdered.

I thought I had written a review cause this book stayed with me long after I read it. The way these people were killed, so gruesome, so heartless, I could not stop thinking about it.
Plus one photo of Jackie (the one with the butterfly) reminded me she could be one of my family)

Wish I had written a review when I was done cause I am very forgetful. Well I do know I am recommending this book!
Caitlin Rother
Feb 25, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
This is the updated edition of this book, with 15 new pages of case developments about transgender killer Skylar Deleon and California's new policy that allows transgender inmates to apply for taxpayer-funded gender reassignment surgery. Skylar was living as a man when the first edition was published in 2011......Happy and retired, Tom and Jackie Hawks lived a charmed life in sunny Southern California. They were delighted when former child star Skylar Deleon and his pregnant wife Jennifer offere ...more
Judi
Jan 22, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: true-crime
Interesting case made more so by the cast of characters involved, including a one-time child star, turned murderer. Heartless and cold-blooded are thrown around a lot to describe crimes like the ones committed against the two victims-husband and wife-but in this case the viciousness of the two aggressors was astonishing. Put two psychopaths together and watch it explode.
Suzie Flohr
Jun 30, 2012 rated it it was amazing
THIS BOOK WAS OUTSTANDING . CAITLIN MAKES YOU BELIEVE YOU KNOW THE PEOPLE AND ITS NOT CLINICAL. I LOVED THIS BOOK . HIGHLY RECOMMEND.
Micky Lee
Mar 24, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: my-ebooks
Very good read. But a very disturbing young man
Barbara
Nov 17, 2011 marked it as to-read
Kelly
May 02, 2011 marked it as tbr-true-crime  ·  review of another edition
Stephanie
Feb 23, 2011 marked it as to-read
Mary Claire
Jun 06, 2016 rated it really liked it
Chopper
Jan 30, 2016 marked it as to-read
Whitney
Mar 27, 2015 rated it liked it
Maya Hollinshead
Jul 18, 2011 is currently reading it
Dave
Dec 04, 2011 rated it really liked it
Shelves: true-crime
Wendy D
Jun 25, 2012 rated it really liked it
Bonnie Kernene
Mar 31, 2017 marked it as to-read
Rachelle Piatek
Jan 22, 2014 marked it as to-read
Dixie
Mar 05, 2015 rated it really liked it
Kelly Long
Jan 24, 2016 marked it as to-read
Corey Mitchell
Jan 22, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Susan
Aug 08, 2011 rated it really liked it
Stephanie McGarrah
Dec 06, 2016 marked it as to-read
Liz
Oct 13, 2016 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Terra
Mar 13, 2016 marked it as to-read
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Oct 18, 2015 marked it as later
Jean
Aug 26, 2015 marked it as to-read
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