Bitter Almonds by Gregg Olsen
The True Story of Mothers, Daughters, and the Seattle Cyanide Murders (St. Martin's True Crime Library)

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An account of the crimes of Stella Nickell and her look-alike daughter describes how Nickell--with the possible help of her daughter--killed her husband in order to collect on an insurance policy.

About Gregg Olsen

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Gregg Olsen (born March 5, 1959, in Seattle, Washington) is a New York Times and a USA Today bestselling author of eight nonfiction books and six novels, most of which are crime-related. His novels include: A wicked Snow; A Cold Dark Place; Betrayal; and Fear Collector. His nonfiction books include: The Deep Dark (2005), about the 1972 Sunshine mine fire in Kellogg, Idaho; Bitter Almonds, the story of Stella Nickell; and A Twisted Faith, (2010) about a philandering minister who killed his wife.
Published March 4, 2013 by Crime Rant Books. 585 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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