Globe Pequot / Lyons Press
Trim: 5¾ x 8¾
978-0-7627-8860-6 • Paperback • July 2015 • $16.95 • (£12.99)
Nicholas J. C. Pistor is a reporter at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch who has broken stories on some of the biggest crimes in the Midwest and has been a consultant for CBS’s 48 Hours true-crime series. He has appeared on nearly every major news network, including NBC’s Today Show, CBS, Fox News, MSNBC, and CNN’s Nancy Grace. He grew up a few miles from the Saxtown murder scene, where talk of the crime kept him awake as a boy. He currently lives in downtown St. Louis.
Near St. Louis, Missouri (Millstadt, Illinois)
The “In Cold Blood” murder of its time—a family of five killed in a small Midwestern immigrant town, destroying a community and exposing the flaws of 19th-Century law enforcement