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Diane Fanning Featured at Crime Lab Detective Exhibit

  On Saturday, October 11, Diane Fanning will be making a special appearance from 10:30am-12:30pm (Central) as part of the Crime Lab Detective Exhibit at Donald W. Reynolds Library located at 300 Library Hill, Mountain Home, Arkansas. The exhibit is sponsored by Friends of the Baxter County Library and runs from September 27 – November 2, 2014. In Crime Lab Detective visitors are the lead detectives. They are challenged to examine the various clues, such as cloth fiber on a picket fence and tire marks, which will be useful in solving the crime. Families are encouraged to approach the exhibit as a team while students may explore it on their own or in groups. Forensic Science concepts such as the study of fingerprints, chromatographs, DNA, insect lifecycles, tire marks, hair analysis, thread comparison and handwriting analysis are all covered in their pursuit of the culprit. Crime Lab Detective has been developed by the Museum of Discovery, Little Rock, Arkansas. Check out the PROGRAM GUIDE for exciting CSI and safety programs happening at the Library! With her background in research for her 13 true crime books, …

UnderCover of the Night, Diane Fanning

Win a Signed Copy of UNDER COVER OF THE NIGHT: New True Crime by Diane Fanning

Scheduled for release in October, 2014 UNDER COVER OF THE NIGHT: A True Story of Sex, Greed and Murder is Diane Fanning’s latest true crime!  From September 1 to October 1 readers can enter for a chance to win one of 10 free autographed copies before the launch date!   Just before Christmas in 2007 Jocelyn Earnest was found with a bullet in her head, a gun and a note lying near her body. When a wife is found dead in the home investigators begin eliminating suspects, starting with the husband. What looked like a suicide on the surface quickly took a turn towards a homicide investigation as clues revealed details of contentious divorce proceedings, a multi million dollar second home in the process of being built, and Wesley Earnest’s fingerprints on the typed suicide note. UNDER COVER OF THE NIGHT takes place in Forest, Virginia in Bedford County at the scenic foothills of the Appalachians where Wesley Earnest was a well-respected member of the small community, at least that’s how he portrayed himself. Wesley Earnest was a …