Killer Clown: The John Wayne Gacy Murders

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Who was John Wayne Gacy?

The model citizen whose business skills were admired by his peers?

The hospital volunteer whose sweet-faced clowning lightened the patients' days?

The member of the Jaycees who was a civic-minded friend of the community?

The depraved maniac who sodomized, tortured, and killed ...

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Overview

Who was John Wayne Gacy?

The model citizen whose business skills were admired by his peers?

The hospital volunteer whose sweet-faced clowning lightened the patients' days?

The member of the Jaycees who was a civic-minded friend of the community?

The depraved maniac who sodomized, tortured, and killed thirty-three young men and boys?

Shortly before Christmas of 1978, a teenage boy disappeared from the drugstore where he worked. He would be the final victim of John Wayne Gacy's horrifying compulsion.

Then, ten days after the boy's disappearance. Detectives, finding a human bone in the crawl space of Gacy's house, dug into the lime-covered ground. With mounting horror, they pulled bone after bone from Gacy's suburban home until finally they had gathered the remains of twenty-eight more youths who had fallen prey to the killer clown.

16 Pages of Shocking Photos!

"An unnerving true story of murder, terror and justice." –The Dallas Morning News

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781558174764
  • Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corporation
  • Publication date: 2/1/1991
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Pages: 400
  • Product dimensions: 4.16 (w) x 6.85 (h) x 0.91 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 9, 2014

    I feel this book was not very well written.

    I feel this book was not very well written.

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  • Posted May 18, 2013

    Read this book!

    In this book you will find a detailed accounting of the facts behind this serial killer. I could not put the book down. For anyone who lived in Chicago and the burbs and watched the investigation unfold, this book will only be even that more interesting. Anyone interested or curious about this case, should read it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 18, 2013

    I Also Recommend:

    If your a Gacy fanatic then give this one a read.

    If your a Gacy fanatic then give this one a read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 14, 2003

    The John Wayne Gacy Murders

    This book is as close as your going to get to what really happend. The author Terry Sullivan worked on this case from day one. He also to this day gives presentations on this case with the officers involved in the case. This book is very well written and gives great detailed information on the day to day events that took place.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 28, 2000

    I found it extremely candid and quite enjoyable.

    Written by one of the Prosecuting attorney's, I found this book to be very interesting particulary in the areas where it delved into the routine of the police officers surveilling Gacy just prior to his arrest. The author very candidly descibes named policed officers as drinking regulary and volumnously while on the job which astounded me. They also whiled away the hours of surveilance by playing hand held video football games! The author pulls no punches in his description of his comrades which really surprised me and most likely angered many of them. He is a well written and educated man who knew more of the details of the case than most anyone I suppose. It is a long book but well done and very detail oriented.

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