True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself In The Mysterious Disappearance Of Maura Murray

May 24, 2016|
True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself In The Mysterious Disappearance Of Maura Murray by James Renner
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When an eleven year old James Renner fell in love with Amy Mihaljevic, the missing girl seen on posters all over his neighborhood, it was the beginning of a lifelong obsession with true crime. That obsession leads James to a successful career as an investigative journalist. It also gave him PTSD. In 2011, James began researching the strange disappearance of Maura Murray, a UMass student who went missing after wrecking her car in rural New Hampshire in 2004. Over the course of his investigation, he uncovers numerous important and shocking new clues about what may have happened to Maura, but also finds himself in increasingly dangerous situations with little regard for his own well-being. As his quest to find Maura deepens, the case starts taking a toll on his personal life, which begins to spiral out of control. The result is an absorbing dual investigation of the complicated story of the All-American girl who went missing and James''s own equally complicated true crime addiction.

James Renner''s True Crime Addict is the story of his spellbinding investigation of the missing person''s case of Maura Murray, which has taken on a life of its own for armchair sleuths across the web. In the spirit of David Fincher''s Zodiac, it is a fascinating look at a case that has eluded authorities and one man''s obsessive quest for the answers.

JAMES RENNER is the author of The Serial Killer''s Apprentice and several other works of nonfiction. His true crime stories have appeared in The Best American Crime Writing anthology, as well the Cleveland Scene and Cracked.com. His method of using social media to solve cold cases was the subject of a CNN profile, in 2015. He has also ...
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Title:True Crime Addict: How I Lost Myself In The Mysterious Disappearance Of Maura Murray
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:304 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.81 in
Shipping dimensions:304 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.81 in
Published:May 24, 2016
Publisher:St. Martin's Publishing Group
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781250089014

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