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Cries in the Desert

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

14 out of 14 people found this review helpful.

Best book ever read

Well i read this book a few yrs ago and then i lent out the book to some officers that actually worked the case. I live in Socorro Nm which is about 45 min from where all this happened. I beleive the author did a great job telling the story and really giving us a glimps...
Well i read this book a few yrs ago and then i lent out the book to some officers that actually worked the case. I live in Socorro Nm which is about 45 min from where all this happened. I beleive the author did a great job telling the story and really giving us a glimpse into the sick twisted mind of David Parker Rey. This story goes far beyond what happened there at the lake. This story has changedthe lives of many. I Know a few people that worked the case and who will never be the same. There are stories of what happened to some detectives after documenting every article of evidence in the tox box which are not brought to the attention of the reader. I have also had the pleasure to speak with one of the women who was mentioned in the book who now resides in Colorado. She is a friend of one of my close friends, she tries to live day to day and care for her family. I read some of the reviews posted on here and i find some that are complaing about how much the author went into detail about some stuff but i beleive the author did that cause that the only way he could bring to light 1 third of what he learned form this case. Hopefully my review was insightfull thanks for reading

posted by Anonymous on January 20, 2008

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Most Helpful Critical Review

2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Disappointed

I was very disappointed after reading this book. The story line went back and forth too often, too many unnecessary details and not enough necessary details. The actual event has what it takes to make a good story, but it was not done in this book.

posted by Anonymous on October 7, 2002

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 14, 2014

    Sample only??

    I ordered on my nook n after 2 days i am still unable to view any of the book past the 39 pg sample

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 5, 2012

    Pa reader

    Boring did not like this book at all! Not worth it. Do not buy, its a waste of money!

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 9, 2012

    Boring!

    I couldnt even get through this book. The whole thing is written like a police report filled with every little unnessicary detail. It drags on and on and follows the stories of 20 differnt people jumping back and forth between them. Worst book ive ever tried reading!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 8, 2012

    Not the best

    Whatba wast of time!!

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 22, 2011

    Terrible writing.

    The writing in this book is so terrible it is hard to read. There are many characters and situations presented needlessly. I am shocked that this book was published. The editor should be ashamed.

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