A Family Cursed: The Kissell Dynasty, a Gilded Fortune, and Two Brutal Murders

A Family Cursed: The Kissell Dynasty, a Gilded Fortune, and Two Brutal Murders

by Kevin F. McMurray

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ISBN-13: 9781466801028
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 11/27/2007
Sold by: Macmillan
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 272
Sales rank: 713,566
File size: 286 KB

About the Author

Kevin F. McMurray is a freelance writer/author whose articles have appeared in The New York Times, the Sunday Times of London, Outside, Men's Journal, Connecticut Magazine, and others. He is the author of Deep Descent and Dark Descent, two historical-adventure books about notorious shipwrecks. He is the author of St. Martin's True Crime titles including Desire Turned Deadly and If You Really Loved Me. Kevin lives in Brewster, New York with his wife and two daughters.


Kevin F. McMurray is a freelance writer/author whose articles have appeared in The New York Times, the Sunday Times of London, Outside, Men's Journal and others. Kevin has written several articles about true crimes that have appeared in Connecticut Magazine and several men's magazines. He is the author of St. Martin's True Crime titles including Desire Turned Deadly, If You Really Loved Me and A Family Cursed. He is also the author of Deep Descent and Dark Descent, historical-adventure nonfiction works about notorious shipwrecks. Kevin lives in Brewster, NY.

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Family Cursed: The Kissel Dynasty, a Guilded Fortune, and Two Brutal Murders 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
desiree85 on LibraryThing 6 months ago
Extremely boring. Written in a very factual, step by step way. No storytelling, no visualizations, absolutely nothing to draw you in. Took two interesting cases and made them very blah. This is something to pass on.