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In Cold Blood

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In Cold Blood

In the work that launched the true crime genre, Truman Capote's paints a chilling portrait of the savage murders of four members of the Clutter family in rural Holcomb, Kansas, on November 15, 1959. He reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, generating both mesmerizing suspense and astonishing empathy.

In Cold Blood
by Truman Capote

  • Publication Date: February 1, 1994
  • Genres: True Crime
  • Paperback: 343 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • ISBN-10: 0679745580
  • ISBN-13: 9780679745587