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Author Harrison, Kathryn.

Title While they slept : an inquiry into the murder of a family / Kathryn Harrison.

Imprint New York : Random House, c2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    364.1523 HAR    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction    364.1523 HAR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 290 p. ; 25 cm.
Summary From the bestselling author of The Kiss comes a riveting account of true crime-- the murder of a family in a small Midwestern town-- and the gripping exploration of its haunting aftermath. The Gilley family murders ended a lifetime of physical and mental abuse suffered by Billy and Jody at the hands of their parents. And it required each of the two survivors-- one a convicted murderer, the other suddenly an orphan--to create a new identity, a new life.
Subject Gilley, Billy.
Gilley, Jody.
Murder -- Oregon -- Medford -- Case studies.
Parricide -- Oregon -- Medford -- Case studies.
Abusive parents -- Oregon -- Medford -- Case studies.
Problem families -- Oregon -- Medford -- Case studies.
ISBN 9781400065424 (alk. paper)
1400065429 (alk. paper)

 
    
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