All posts tagged: Lucinda Pierce

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Diane Fanning Book Event at Hastings in New Braunfels, Texas

Diane Fanning will be signing copies of her books on Saturday, March 10, including her latest true crime, HER DEADLY WEB at Hastings in New Braunfels, Texas. HER DEADLY WEB is the true account of Raynella Dossett Leath,  murder, and more! It has a cattle stampede, an attempted murder, a three-shot-suicide, medical examiners threatening to shoot law enforcement officials, a secret city and a love child. The trail of death in the case, however, does not begin and end with a beloved barber, but winds its way up to the highest levels of law enforcement in this city. There was a fatal car crash, a love child, a missing will and, strangest of all, the 1992 death, officially by cattle stampede, of the Knox County prosecutor, Ed Dossett, who happened to be Ms. Dossett Leath’s first husband at the time. The New York Times Diane Fanning is the author of several  true crime books, including MOMMY’S LITTLE GIRL, about the life and death of Caylee Anthony. She is also a crime novelist with five books in …

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Deadly Women and Deadly Sins: Diane Fanning Has Something to Say!

What goes on in the minds of women who kill; some neatly by poison, some messy with bullets, hatchets and other deadly weapons? One of the advantages held by writers of true crime is they have the opportunity to delve into every aspect of the crime during their research.  Diane Fanning is one such writer who takes pains to probe into every viewpoint through interviews, documents and attending trials; the mark of a writer who stands up to scrutiny time and time again. Offering her analysis of the crimes she’s written about, Diane Fanning will be appearing on several upcoming episodes of the Investigation Discovery show, Deadly Women. Deadly Women fuses bone-chilling story-telling, sumptuous period drama and forensic fact in a bid to explore history’s most alluring female killers. Each episode profiles four famous cases from the past; killers and their victims are brought to life by elaborate dramatized reconstructions. Fanning will be interviewed on the following cases of women turned deadly: Betty Neumar, Nadean Smith, Andrea Sand, Lyda Trueblood, Tiana Browne, Rhonda Belle Martin and …

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Latest Book in Lucinda Pierce Series by Diane Fanning WRONG TURN!

Diane Fanning, best-selling true crime author, presents WRONG TURN the sixth book in her Lucinda Pierce crime novel series   Along with writing true crime and covering high-profile cases, Diane Fanning is also the author of the Lucinda Pierce series of crime novels. The sixth book in the series, Wrong Turn, was released in January 2013 and inspired by Fanning’s experience with the case of Julie Rea, who was serving a 65-year-sentence for the murder of her 10-year-old son, Joel Kirkpatrick. In a recent article for the monthly webzine, The Big Thrill, Fanning describes her involvement with the Julie Rea case as her life’s crowning achievement.  While researching her book, Through the Window, Fanning corresponded with serial killer Tommy Lynn Sells who subsequently confessed to the killing of Joel Kirkpatrick. Working with the Center on Wrongful Conviction at Northwestern University in Chicago, her book had indeed become a catalyst to right a horrible wrong.  Her testimony assisted in Julie Rea’s acquittal and earned her the coveted Defender of the Innocent Award from the Downstate Illinois Innocence Project. The latest in the crime mystery series, Wrong …

FALSE FRONT Lucinda Pierce Novel by Diane Fanning to Be Released in January

A thrilling new Lucinda Pierce mystery – Candace Eagleton was brutally murdered, and Homicide Lieutenant Lucinda Pierce is determined to find her killer. Meanwhile, Charles Rowland tells FBI agent Jack Lovett vague details about a murder linked to someone at the heart of the US government. But before Jake can find out more, Charles bolts – and is killed. When a scrap of paper is found in Charles’ apartment with a list of names, including his and Candace’s, it’s clear the murders are linked – and there may be more to follow . . . The fifth book in Diane Fanning’s fiction series, features Lucinda Pierce knee deep in another murder mystery.  Follow Lucinda through another puzzling case, the hunt for a killer on the loose. In true Fanning form, FALSE FRONT promises to take readers through the twists and turns of mystery, intrigue, and murder in the quest for justice. Pre-order NOW from Amazon and Barnes&Noble online, and watch for FALSE FRONT, and the complete Lucinda Pierce series, in local bookstores and online retailers. …

Diane Fanning Author Event at Barnes & Noble San Pedro

 Diane Fanning Author Event: Saturday, September 10 at 3pm Barnes and Noble San Pedro 321 NW Loop 410 #104 San Antonio, TX 78216 210-342-0008 Diane will be signing not one, but two of her best selling books.  Well known, MOMMY’S LITTLE GIRL written about Caylee Anthony and her mother, Casey Anthony.  Diane covered not only the breaking stories in the case from the time Caylee went missing, but also appeared on many media outlets commenting about one of the most high profile cases of the time.  Diane will be signing copies of MOMMY’S LITTLE GIRL. In addition to her non fiction, true crime books, Fanning is also the author of the best selling Lucinda Pierce detective mysteries. The Lucinda Pierce Mystery series debuted in 2008 with the release of THE TROPHY EXCHANGE and features Virginia Homicide Detective Lucinda Pierce as she follows the evidence and investigates murders.  Fanning will be featuring the fourth book in the series, TWISTED REASON. TWISTED REASON  follows Lucinda Pierce as she works the case of a missing elderly man with Alzheimers who shows up dead on …