Beauty Killers by Kathy Braidhill
The True Story of a Successful Businessman, His Young Lover, and Their Murderous Rampage

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Janeen Snyder was only fourteen when she moved in with Michael Thornton, his wife, and teenage daughter. Michael was a successful entrepreneur and family man with eight beauty salons and a six-figure income—but two years later, he gave it all up to run away with Janeen. At last, on the road with his new young lover, Michael could indulge his darkest, wildest obsessions—for bondage, torture, rape, and worse…

They worked together as a team, luring girls into their twisted world of sex, mind control, violence, and depravity. They drugged them, trained them, bound them, abused them. And for many years, Michael and Janeen were never caught…until police uncovered the dead, distorted body of a Las Vegas teen in a horse trailer. One by one, detectives found other victims—the lucky ones who survived, but had been too terrified to come forward. Soon, the world would learn just how sick and deranged these lovers really were…

Beauty Killers is a terrifying true story of sex, torture and murder--a illicit affair between two people who discovered a desire to kill ...


About Kathy Braidhill

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Kathy Braidhill is an award-winning investigative journalist and the author of three true crime books: Chop Shop, Evil Secrets, and To Die For. She was a primary contributor to the bestselling book on O.J. Simpson’s defense team, American Tragedy, which she also co-produced as a CBS television mini-series.
Published March 31, 2010 by St. Martin's True Crime. 240 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs. Non-fiction

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i was one of the girls in this book and snyder doesnt deserve help she got just what she deserved and its death….she had many chances to stop him or call the cops and she never did only helped him with his sick minded things she would tell people they were getting married she said she loved him… ...

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