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A Story of Murder and the Crime That Wasn't

by Edward Humes

Hardcover, 307 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $28 |

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of No Matter How Loud I Shout reveals key flaws in forensic science that have sent thousands of innocent people to jail, tracing the 1989 story of a wrongly convicted mother of three.