All posts tagged: Sleep My Darlings

Beau and Calyx Schencker, Beth Karas, Diane Fanning

Diane Fanning and Beth Karas DiscussTampa Mother’s Murder Trial

The trial of Tampa housewife,Julie Schenecker, is making headlines as court watchers are trying to determine why she killed her two teenage children, Beau and Calyx, in cold blood, and whether it was pre-mediated or insanity that drove her to pull the trigger.     Beth Karas and Diane Fanning will talk about the Schenecker trial on Tuesday, May 13 on the highly popular Karas on Crime at 11am Eastern time broadcasting live on the internet through Lifestyle Talk Radio. Listen to the Podcast   In her book, SLEEP MY DARLINGS, Diane Fanning delves into the background of the case, researching the family dynamics that could have possibilities for the double murder. She painstakingly reveals the details leading up to the fateful day when the lives of two teenagers were gruesomely ended.  Sixteen-year-old Calyx and thirteen-year-old Beau Schenecker were found dead—both of them shot, then covered with blankets. Upon questioning, Julie admitted that she was “tired of the kids talking back” and just “wanted it to be over.” Had her manic depression driven her to the …

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Diane Fanning: Book Signing Events Celebrating Her 20th Published Book

Celebrating a milestone with 20 published books, Diane Fanning will be signing books for her readers at various locations. Diane Fanning’s 20th book, Sleep My Darlings, scheduled for an April 30, 2013 release, puts another notch in the belt of the Edgar Award Finalist author. Sleep My Darlings is the true story of Julie Schenecker who shot and killed her two teen children, 16-year-old Calyx and 13-year-old Beau, in their home in Tampa, Florida. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty in the trial, scheduled for October 2013, while the defense attorneys are looking to plead insanity. Diane Fanning is not only one of the queens of the True Crime genre, she also pens a series of novels incorporating the character of Lt. Lucinda Pierce, a tough as nails detective who was once a disfigured victim of domestic violence, and now on a mission to solve crimes and put away criminals.  You can get to know Lucinda Pierce and walk through crime scenes collecting clues, learn about the criminals and the surviving victims within the pages of Trophy Exchange, Punish the Deed, Mistaken Identity, False Front, Twisted …

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Shattered Lives: Presents True Crime Author Diane Fanning, Celebrating Her 20th Book Release!

SHATTERED LIVES with Donna R. Gore, “LadyJustice” Examining the effects of those who have survived violent crime and how it has impacted their lives. Real people, real tragedy, real help. Saturdays at 5pm ET Listen LIVE:  CLICK HERE t Fresh from filming more episodes for Investigation Discovery from her Texas location, true crime author Diane Fanning  joins the show to talk about her books, the crimes behind them, and the victims left in the wake. Diane has been featured on several Investigation Discovery shows including Deadly Women, Deadly Sins, Behind the Mansion Walls and Snapped! Celebrating 2013 as the year of her 2oth book release, Diane Fanning is one of the grande dames of the true crime genre writing from a standpoint of research, facts, and most of all the victim’s voice. 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 …

Dr. Laurie Roth Show, ImaginePublicity

“Author,Author!” NEW Segment on The Dr. Laurie Roth Show Debuts with Diane Fanning

  NEW 1 hour segment broadcasting on Wednesdays at 7pm PT, 10pm ET In the modern-day world of publishing and book marketing, authors will tell you they just can’t get enough media attention! Listen LIVE or to the podcasts at TheRothShow.Com The Dr. Laurie Roth Show is offering authors a platform to talk about books and the subjects about which they are written.  With the focus mostly on the true crime genre, there’s a lot to discuss! The debut show will showcase one of the premier true crime authors, Diane Fanning, and the upcoming release of her 20th book, SLEEP MY DARLINGS covering the case of the Tampa, Florida mother, Julie Schenecker, who shot and killed her two teen children, 16-year-old Calyx and 13-year-old Beau.  Florida prosecutors are seeking the death penalty in the trial, scheduled for October 2013, while the defense attorneys are looking to plead insanity. Speculation about the mental state of Julie Schenecker and what was going on within her family preceding the murder of her two children, has been an area of research by …

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Celebrating Her 20th Book! Diane Fanning’s Latest True Crime Releasing in April 2013

Described as one of True Crime genre’s premier authors, Diane Fanning brings forth yet another story her readers yearn to understand. Her impeccable research into many high-profile crimes such as the death of Caylee Anthony in Mommy’s Little Girl, and attending the trial of Michael Peterson in North Carolina for Written in Blood, brings to the reader the facts they need to grasp the horror of the victims who have been silenced. Diane Fanning’s 20th book, Sleep My Darlings, scheduled for an April 30, 2013 release, puts another notch in the belt of the Edgar Award Finalist author. Sleep My Darlings is the true story of Julie Schenecker who shot and killed her two teen children, 16-year-old Calyx and 13-year-old Beau, in their home in Tampa, Florida. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty in the trial, scheduled for October 2013, while the defense attorneys are looking to plead insanity. Speculation about the mental state of Julie Schenecker and what was going on within her family preceding the murder of her two children, has been an area of …