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The Book Michelle McNamara Wrote Before She Died Includes ‘Letter To The Golden State Killer’

McNamara, who for years immersed herself in true crime, dedicated several years to cracking the unsolved case. She’d interviewed detectives and survivors, visited crime scenes and wrangled with “the cold brutal facts,” Oswalt told People magazine.

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The Book Michelle McNamara Wrote Before She Died Includes …

McNamara, who for years immersed herself in true crime, dedicated several years to cracking the unsolved case. She’d interviewed detectives and survivors, visited crime scenes and wrangled with “the cold brutal facts,” Oswalt told People magazine.

Read more at: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/book-michelle-mcnamara-patton-oswalt-golden-state-killer_us_5a57bf16e4b0365947f179dd

Faber signs McNamara’s true crime book

Faber and Faber is to publish I’ll be Gone in the Dark, a debut from the late Michelle McNamara, which is described by her husband – actor and comedian Patton Oswalt – as “a true-crime narrative, a memoir and a still active mystery”.

​Telling the story of the man McNamara came to dub “the Golden State Killer”, the book charts the decade long-run of terror of this serial rapist and murderer in the suburbs of California, which ran up to the early 1990s, when his trail went cold.

McNamara, who ran the popular true crime blog, TrueCrimeDiary.com, has written a “mesmerising account of this incredibly troubling case” and her attempts to follow and break new leads.

McNamara died unexpectedly in her sleep just ahead of completing the book. It has been finished by her lead researcher and close colleague, and is framed by an introduction by Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn and a “moving”

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The book Michelle McNamara, Patton Oswalt’s wife, was working on when she died will be published in February

The book Michelle McNamara, comedian Patton Oswalt’s wife who died unexpectedly in 2016, had been working on will be published next year. McNamara, a true crime aficionado, had helped pursue the cold case of an assailant she dubbed the Golden State Killer.

McNamara’s book, “I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer” will be published by HarperCollins on Feb. 27.

Oswalt announced the book news on social media. “Despite my bias, I can say with quiet, deep confidence that Michelle’s book is going to join the pantheon of true crime,” he wrote on Facebook. “It’s an intense, fascinating read.”

After her death, Oswalt had said that he would help finish his late wife’s book. The final version has an afterword by Oswalt and an introduction by “Gone Girl” novelist Gillian Flynn.

The book Michelle McNamara, Patton Oswalt’s wife, was working on …

The book Michelle McNamara, comedian Patton Oswalt’s wife who died unexpectedly in 2016, had been working on will be published next year. McNamara, a true crime aficionado, had helped pursue the cold case of an assailant she dubbed the Golden State Killer.

McNamara’s book, “I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer” will be published by HarperCollins on Feb. 27.

Oswalt announced the book news on social media. “Despite my bias, I can say with quiet, deep confidence that Michelle’s book is going to join the pantheon of true crime,” he wrote on Facebook. “It’s an intense, fascinating read.”

After her death, Oswalt had said that he would help finish his late wife’s book. The final version has an afterword by Oswalt and an introduction by “Gone Girl” novelist Gillian Flynn.

Michelle McNamara’s final book to be released in 2018

We’ll get to read one final page-turner from Michelle McNamara, a true crime writer and the late wife of comedian Patton Oswalt.

Harpercollins announced on Monday afternoon the publication of I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer, McNamara’s true crime thriller centered on the unidentified serial killer and rapist — dubbed in the book “The Golden State Killer” — who murdered at least 10 people and raped at least 50 in Southern California between 1979-1986. The book will go on sale Feb. 27, 2018.

In April of last year, McNamara died unexpectedly at age 46 of a lethal combination of drugs in her system and

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