Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all timeFrom the Modern Library’s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by Truman Capote—also available are Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Other Voices, Other Rooms (in one volume), Portraits and Observations, and T
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a.foley shared a tip "This is by far the best in its genre, true crime, yet written with such prose you can’t believe it’s real, definitely a MUST!"
a.foley shared a tip "Best of the true crime genre for sure!!!"
lillian_keys shared a tip "Such a good book and a classic"
hanxo shared a tip "Recounts the real life happening of the Clutter Family murders from multiple perspectives. Skillfully crafted and engaging."
dreshanellp shared a tip "One of my favourite books of all time!"
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angela_kendall shared a tip "I never think of books in the terms of chapters, but instead the parts that make the entire story come together."
gianna_tr shared a tip "kept me on the edge of my seat"
shana_lindaman shared a tip "A lot more than just a true crime novel. It added a human element to a tragic story #crime"
jennifer_gleason_1615 shared a tip "It was a really great book, I couldn’t put it down. I had to read it for a lit class, but really enjoyed it."
craig_smith_4410 shared a tip "A classic . Succeeds on every level."
pj_miller shared a tip "The suspense is so palpable you will almost hear the theme music for "Jaws"😬"
leslie_trippy shared a tip "One of the best books that I have ever read!"
jayleen_mayes shared a tip "Picking a favorite author would be like picking a favorite child...impossible."
jayleen_mayes shared a tip "Picking a favorite author would be like trying to pick a favorite child!"
kara_kilgore shared a tip "The way the author humanized the killers in a way that readers could not look away."
malcom_sydney shared a tip "The prison inmate they had towards the end. That guy will live with you forever."
in_valid shared a tip "The movie, Capote, was so much more interesting as I'd read this book first."
jadanagberi shared a tip "a classic true crime novel, if you’re into that"
jessica_sudduth shared a tip "I can't really say that I specifically did because the whole book was very intriguing to me."
john_mynatt shared a tip "That’s one reason I joined this, I’m having trouble finding stuff I really like. You?"
kaity_nicastri shared a tip "I don’t usually like crime books but this one is a masterpiece."
nicole_perri shared a tip "Amazingly written prose. It’s so beautiful to read that you forget it’s true crime."
jaylalala shared a tip "classic"
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