Dead Men Walking: True Stories of the Most Evil Men and Women on Death Row

Overview

Twenty-five of the most horrific murder cases in American crime are brought together in this detailed and haunting compilation. Among the criminals covered are Bill Benefiel, the “Superglue Monster,” who brutally tortured his teenage victims to death; Kenneth Boyd, who killed his wife and her father while his three sons watched; and Veronica and Ivan Gonzalez, who systematically tortured their four-year-old niece over a period of six months before scalding her to death in a bathtub, making them the first married ...

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Overview

Twenty-five of the most horrific murder cases in American crime are brought together in this detailed and haunting compilation. Among the criminals covered are Bill Benefiel, the “Superglue Monster,” who brutally tortured his teenage victims to death; Kenneth Boyd, who killed his wife and her father while his three sons watched; and Veronica and Ivan Gonzalez, who systematically tortured their four-year-old niece over a period of six months before scalding her to death in a bathtub, making them the first married couple on death row. With in-depth accounts of each perpetrator and crime, Dead Men Walking offers a voice of reason in an exhausted debate between politicians, the public, and the press on the line between man and monster, and between justice and murder.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781844545926
  • Publisher: John Blake Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 11/1/2008
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Christopher Berry-Dee is the author of Face to Face with Serial Killers and Serial Killers. He is the coauthor with Tony Brown of Monsters of Death Row, and the coauthor of numerous other books on true crime.

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Table of Contents

Prologue Christopher Berry-Dee ix

Introduction Tony Brown xiii

Suzanne Margaret Basso 1

Willie Seth Crain 13

Kenneth Lee Boyd 17

Dennis Wayne Bagwell 25

Joe Elton Nixon 33

James Willie Brown 39

Michelle Sue Tharp 47

Jack Harrison Trawick 51

Carlette Elizabeth Parker 57

Veronica Gonzalez 65

Darlie Lynn Routier 69

Kenisha Eronda Berry 79

Lisa Jane Coleman 85

John E. Robinson 89

Patricia Joann Wells Jennings 127

Christina Marie Riggs 131

Robert Lee Yates 137

Tierra Capri Gobble 165

William Jay Gollehon 169

Christopher Cornelius Goins 175

Andrew Sasser 181

John Martin Scripps 187

Socorro 'Cora' Caro 219

John Albert Boltz 219

James Delano Winkles 233

Sean Richard Sellers 243

Convenience-store Killers on the Green Mile 261

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