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Author Rommelmann, Nancy, author.

Title To the bridge : a true story of motherhood and murder / Nancy Rommelmann.

Publication Info. New York : Little A, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    364.1523 ROM    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Edition First edition.
Description 303 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-303).
Summary On May 23, 2009, Amanda Stott-Smith drove to the middle of the Sellwood Bridge in Portland, Oregon, and dropped her two children into the Willamette River. Embarking on a seven-year quest for the truth, Rommelmann traced the roots of Amanda's fury and desperation through thousands of pages of records, withheld documents, meetings with lawyers and convicts, and interviews with friends and family who felt shocked, confused, and emotionally swindled by a woman whose entire life was now defined by an unspeakable crime. At the heart of that crime: a tempestuous marriage, a family on the fast track to self-destruction, and a myriad of secrets and lies as dark and turbulent as the Willamette River.
Subject Stott-Smith, Amanda.
Filicide -- Oregon -- Portland -- Case studies.
Attempted murder -- Oregon -- Portland -- Case studies.
Family secrets.
Genre/Form True crime stories.
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