It Happened to Audrey by Jill Wellington
A Terrifying Journey From Loving Mom to Accused Baby Killer

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Audrey Edmunds was a happily married young mother of two with a baby on the way; the neighborhood soccer mom in a small Wisconsin town providing casual childcare when the unthinkable happened. An infant died in her care at the same time the unknown science of Shaken Baby Syndrome hit the media.Swept up in a media frenzy,Edmunds was accused of killing the child through SBS. She was stripped from her children and husband and sent to prison where she would fight for freedom13 years before she was finally exonerated after updated science showed her innocence.Audrey was and is an all-American mother from Americas Heartland and shares her story of hope and redemption in the face of unrelenting odds.Built as the ideal readers clubbook,It Happened to Audrey includes book club questions that challenge all readers to think of the possibilities in todays ever-changing world.Edmunds is inspirationally released in the middle of a blizzard and reunited with her grown children.

About Jill Wellington

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Jill Wellington has been a journalist for 35 years including 14 as an award-winning television news reporter in Michigan. Jill wrote the best-selling Penguin book, The Man Who Sees Dead People, the memoir of British psychic Joe Power and is working on a sequel. She has two children, Lindsay and Mark, and resides in Michigan with her husband Mark where she enjoys a second career as an award-winning photographer. Audrey is the proud mother of three daughters: Carrie, Allie and Jenni. She works tirelessly to consult others who are wrongfully accused of Shaken Baby Syndrome and other convictions since her precedent setting case. Audrey speaks publicly on radio and television about the faulty science of Shaken Baby Syndrome and was featured prominently in a 2012 New York Times Magazine story. She remains active in the Innocence Project and resides in Minnesota where she is fully reunited with her children
Published December 6, 2012 by Titletown Publishing, LLC. 258 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Crime, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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